Family

Treasure! Makes Its Way to the Discovery Center
One of the greatest treasures we have in Amarillo is the Don Harrington Discovery Center.  It is a great place for the kids to have fun and learn at the same time.  The last time my son and I went to the Discovery Center we spent 4 hours just hanging around playing, enjoying shows in the Space Theat…
WikiBear: The Bear That Knows It All
WikiBear is a new bear that can answer all sorts of questions.  I would call this the Teddy Ruxpin of this generation.  It is fully interactive and can have conversations with kids.   Where Teddy Ruxpin would work with cassettes, Wikibear works off of an app connected by  Bl…
5 Little Known Facts About ‘Monopoly’ [VIDEO]
In my experience that there are two types of people who play 'Monopoly.'
The ones that just play because they enjoy getting together with friends and breaking out a board game for 'family fun night' and then those who are down-right ruthless.
Children’s Miracle Network Miracle: Caleb Loomis
 
This time of year for us is an amazing time of year.  This is the time we get to meet amazing families.  Families who find that they are facing medical obstacles.  Families whose children are sick.  These families are the strongest you will ever meet and the kids are the sweetest.  We are gearing u…
My Son Has Autism: The Story of the Johnson Family
April is Autism Awarness Month.  Autism is something that is becoming more and more normal in our children.  In fact, 1 in 68 children are diagnosed with a form of autism.  So in honor of this month we will have different stories to share with you about some awesome kids.
Today I would…
Kids Do the Darndest Things – The Woes of Technology
This week, the big theme in our house has been focused on technology. Specifically, how it should *not* be used. My children have iPod's and/or tablet devices. There are rules. They can't download apps (or anything else) without asking. They can't connect via e-mail, text, Facetime, or anything else…

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