Only a mere 3 hour drive from Los Angeles, Joshua Tree National Park is an amazing way to experience the rich life of the Mojave Desert. April is a great time to see the ground covering flowers, the blossoming pre-historic Joshua Trees, and the dramatic night skies with minimal light pollution. It’s also a great [...]
Fieldtrip Location: Autry Museum, 4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles
What to bring: Pen or pencil for each child and something like a book to make writing and drawing on my scavenger hunt sheet easier.
Bring Picnic Lunch or buy something at their CrossRoads Cafe adjacent to the courtyard.
Part A: 30-45 mins [...]
What a wonderful day we made of it. Seven beautiful families joined us in visiting our “adopted” retirement and nursing homes in order to sing Christmas and Chanukah carols. After we sang both Christmas and Chanukah songs, we passed out hand-painted ornaments my daughters and I had baked, but all families helped paint. What a [...]