My kids have a strong liking for a French book that is the equivalent of the "I Spy" series but the funny drawings in the depicted scenes manage to keep their interest high throughout the book as they find every single item on every page spread. This book takes you through several periods of history and as my son… Continue reading Read about human history, meet a lot of cows
I had quite a few cow sightings today, including on dairy products, in books and in one video, but I'd like to share a special encounter with you instead. A cattle rancher visited my blog today and took the opportunity to say hi. She shared the story of her angus cattle ranch located at over 6000 feet in… Continue reading I’m taking you to a cattle ranch in Colorado today
We paid a visit to our local science museum this morning, San Diego's Reuben H. Fleet Science Center. We haven't been there for a long time - I'm guessing about two years - so we had a lot to look at and play with. The Kid City area was remodeled last year and our kids are a great… Continue reading I saw today’s cow at the San Diego Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
A few days ago I mentioned that I started reading Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser, a fascinating book on "the dark side of the all-American meal". I'm half way through the book and I've learned more about the fast food business than I ever imagined. This includes the history of Carl Jr's, McDonald's, Subway, and… Continue reading I found cows in a book, and it’s not a children’s book
I like to borrow educational videos from our local library for my kids to learn about people and things they may not get a chance to see in real life. So far, we've explored the underwater world, outer space, airplanes, construction equipment, garbage trucks... you get the picture. This week, it's All About Cowboys! Alright, so I can… Continue reading If you watch a cowboy video, expect to see … a lot of cows!