Tag: school vacation

Summer Traditions

I seriously can’t believe summer is already back. It seems like we blinked, and suddenly the school year is ending and my “babies” are entering kindergarten and second grade. Now that the kids are older, summer is more precious. It’s becoming clear that the years of childhood are very short, and time moves so quickly. We

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School Vacation Ideas- Part 2

This is the continuation of Miles’ 2 week school vacation; if you missed Part 1, be sure to check it out here.   April vacation is right around the corner, so hopefully these posts will inspire some day trip activities of your own! Note: All addresses, hours of operation, and exhibits listed below are those at

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School Vacation Ideas- Part 1

So about a month ago I put the question out there, “What can a 7-year-old and his grandparents do for 2 weeks in the winter, in CT, on school vacation, when NO ONE else has school vacation?”  You all came through for me in a big way and I though I would say thanks with

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Advice Needed: School Vacation Activities

So this weeks post is my call for help! Miles is in second grade, so the last 2 years, during school vacation weeks we would sign him up for some fun camps or activities during those off days.  Most of our family lives out-of-state and the best times to take vacations and spend time with

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