Posts Tagged ‘ outings ’

Mommy Daughter Date Day

Friday October 9, 2009
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Mommy Daughter Date Day

Since Wendy has been in kindergarten for a month, I wanted to spend a little one-on-one time with her.  So Saturday, I took her out for a mommy daughter date.   She knew we were going to do something together, but didn’t know what.  I took her to the mall, and as we entered the...

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Fun at the ice rink that doesn’t require skates

Saturday October 3, 2009
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Fun at the ice rink that doesn’t require skates

The other day, I had a free morning with Adam.  With nothing else planned, I decided to drive over to the Kettler Ice Rink to scope it out as a potential birthday party venue.   The Kettler Capital Iceplex, which, in case you didn’t know, is home to Washington Capitals.  They play their home games...

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Preschool Picnic Park Fun

Sunday September 27, 2009
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Preschool Picnic Park Fun

This happened back in September but I realized I never mentioned it on the blog, so I’m throwing it out there for posterity – I’m also backdating it so.. forgive my randomness. In September, Adam’s preschool had a picnic.   Adam is only in the Parents Day Out program, so I don’t know if we...

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Lazy Sundae Social

Saturday September 26, 2009
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Lazy Sundae Social

Two Fridays ago, my local mom’s club hosted an ice cream social at a local park.   Lazy Sundae is a local ice cream shop — they make their own ice cream and have all kinds of fun and delicious flavors. The brought the ice cream truck and were serving two flavors:  Dirt...

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Kid Drop Zone 2

Sunday August 2, 2009
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Kid Drop Zone 2

Last week, Wendy was in “big kid” camp all week, which meant it was just me and the boys each day.  On Wednesday, I decided to take them back out to the Kid Drop Zone. We went once before in June (I chronicled our experience here) and had a great time.  I wasn’t sure...

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The Washingtonmental Monument

Tuesday July 28, 2009
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The Washingtonmental Monument

At the beginning of summer, as I considered the various activities I wanted to make sure we did this summer, one of them was to go up the Washington Monument.  It was something I remember doing as a kid, and a memory I wanted to make sure our kids acquired.  It used to be,...

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Review: The Kid Drop Zone

Thursday July 2, 2009
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Review: The Kid Drop Zone

One rainy morning, as I was scouring Our Kids for ideas to keep *my* kids occupied,  my eyes alit on a place called “The Kid Drop Zone“.  Lots of new indoor play areas are cropping up around town, but this one had appeal because it had a flexible start time and no set end...

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Brookside Gardens & Butterfly Exhibit

Thursday June 25, 2009
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Brookside Gardens & Butterfly Exhibit

Last week week took a trip to the “Wings of Fancy” butterfly exhibit at the Brookside Gardens in Wheaton, MD. We’ve gone once a summer the past few years and it has always been  blazing hot.  This year, the weather was slightly overcast and cool – which was the perfect conditions for visiting a...

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Strawberry Pickin at Great Country Farms

Thursday June 18, 2009
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Strawberry Pickin at Great Country Farms

A little ways back, we met up with friends at Great Country Farms for a little strawberry picking.  We love GCF. We participate in their CSA and love coming out to the farm for their “pick your own” fields, plus all the other great activities available.  To name just a few:  the jumping pillow,...

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Eggstravaganza

Tuesday April 7, 2009
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Eggstravaganza

This year, it looks like our Easter celebrations will be busy with hunts and rolls a plenty.  It started this Saturday, with a celebration at our preschool – Columbia Baptist.  They had a HUGE festival that involved musical performances, multiple inflatables, easter egg rolls, yummy junk food (cotton candy, sno cones, popcorn, etc.), face...

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