It’s Field Trip Season!

How many days are left until the school year is over? Are you counting down the days yet?  Somehow, for kids sitting in a classroom at the end of April, the days seem to drag on even longer for them… There is one simple remedy, though, for dragging-school-day syndrome. Field. Trips. The purpose of a […]

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Short Season Summer Leagues

It was 65 degrees on your drive into work this morning. The birds were chirping. The sun was shining. The trees were budding. Your nose was itchy – all that pollen! There’s no doubt about it…Summer is on its way to Wisconsin! On top of all that good news, it’s also Friday. The weekend is […]

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Mommy and Me

In the words of Benjamin Franklin, "Lost time is never found again." Can you believe that Easter is already over? That we’re already in the thick of those "April showers?" That the temperature is almost always at 40 degrees or above? Time marches on. And for those of you with children, time marches on far too […]

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Bowling as Stroke Therapy

In the town of Kernersville, North Carolina, a 71-year old man is going bowling. What’s remarkable about this man’s story is that he is a stroke survivor and has partial paralysis on his left side. He has little to no mobility in his left arm at all. Bowling is typically an activity which requires using […]

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Spring Break

Tomorrow is Easter Sunday when the famous Easter Bunny comes to the house and hides baskets for the children. Here are some interesting facts about the Easter Bunny: 1. The Easter Bunny isn’t really a bunny at all. Originally, he was an Easter Hare. 2. The Easter Bunny is German, where he is known as […]

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It’s a prank… April Fools!

There are two kinds of people in the world: those who love April Fools’ Day and those who hate it. If you are one of those people who hate April Fools’ Day, you’re likely going to want to stop reading now. Today, we’re providing you with dangerously hilarious information – April Fools’ Day pranks. April […]

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Spring is Here!

  You made it! It’s Spring 2015! More specifically, March 20th is the vernal equinox. What’s that mean? It means that, no matter where you are in the world, the season changes to spring (or, in the Southern Hemisphere’s case, changes to fall) at 5:45 pm CST. “Equinox” comes from the Latin words meaning “equal […]

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Never Fear the 13th is Here!

Are you feeling unlucky this year? Maybe it has something to do with the three Friday the 13th days we’ve got on the calendar this year! We’re only in March, but we’re already on our second Friday the 13th so far. In case you’ve been feeling “off” in some way today, here’s 13 bits of […]

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One Less Hour- More Fun!

If you’re like us, you’ve been pretty excited that the sun is already starting to rise when we get out of bed. It’s just a little bit easier to throw back the covers when the sun is already shining on you. Better yet, it’s a sign that spring is on its way, even if the […]

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Family Valentine!

What’s the deal with Cupid anyway? Why does a chubby baby get the role of making people fall in love? As with most traditions, the history is complicated and a little confusing. But because Cupid is a mystery we’ve been desiring to solve, we did the research for you. What does a flying baby have […]

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