Walking on Eggs – video

What wouldn’t I do in the name of science?  Hmmm… I think I wouldn’t eat a bug.  I just read about a scientist who swallowed a live fly and described the sensation of it fluttering inside his throat on the…
I’m standing on Eggs… and you can too

Easter is a week away and our egg-centric activities are in full swing.  Kids have been wondering how is that mother hen can sit on eggs without breaking them.  We looked into it and turns out it’s all about equal…
Russian Borscht – Grandmother’s recipe

If you have ever cooked Borscht in your life, you might have a very strong opinion about how it should be cooked.  And that’s ok.  Everybody cooks it differently.  There is no consistent recipe for borscht.  There is no agreement…
Adler Planetarium – is it membership worthy?

We just snugged a free museum pass to the Adler Planetarium and we want to see, if this is a membership worth buying. We started our visit in the Planet Explorers Exhibit.  It’s the museum’s play area that has three…
Polar Bear Day

February 27th is a National Polar Bear Day!  We love Polar Bears, so when I started planning activities to celebrate these amazing animals I decided that one day is not enough and we need to stretch the Polar Bear Day…