I love spending time in my garden. It’s something I inherited from my father and he inherited from his grandmother. It’s something that I have enjoyed passing on to the kids in my life, from in their own homes to my classrooms over the years. And I love being able to bring some of the greenery inside. When you live in a place that can have snow half the year, you crave the living things inside. These kits can get your started at home or in the classroom. What a fun project to do on your own or with kids!
OK, Thirty One fans, here’s another one for you! Six different prizes for six different winners! I’m not sure I can decide which one I would want the most. I’m torn between having something to help me get more organized, but I am a sucker for having more bags. Which one do you want? Continue reading “@ThirtyOne Gifts Goes Back to School #Giveaway Ends 8/31 via @SMGurusNetwork”
I watch what kids are doing today with robotics and am ceaselessly impressed. I can’t imagine doing such things at that age, yet we had computers in my Montessori classrooms and I helped my teachers and parents with things they never could have imagined at that age, either. I guess it’s just the way it goes these days? I know that these kits are geared to these young kids, but I will admit I would also love to get my hands on some to see if I can teach this old dog some new tricks. Continue reading “Robotics Smart Machines: Rovers & Vehicles #Giveaway Ends 8/27 via @SMGurusNetwork”
Sea salt is one of those definite kitchen essentials. It started out as kind of a health thing, but has evolved into a realization that it actually makes foods taste even better. I’m not crazy about adding a lot of salt to my foods, but I don’t mind adding some sea salt! And this particular brand is supposed to be extremely good. Check it out! Continue reading “Louis Sel Gourmet Sea Salt #Giveaway Ends 8/24 via @SMGurusNetwork”
Lands End has been one of my favorite companies for several years now, once I was finally properly introduced to it. I love their clothes, shoes, boots, coats, and bags. And even though I am not in school anymore, I would still love to get my hands on one of their backpacks. They also work well for traveling and hiking! And their products last a really, really long time. Continue reading “Pack Your Books with @LandsEnd #Giveaway Ends 8/20 via @SMGurusNetwork”