A couple of weeks ago, a good friend of mine and I drove up to the local mountains east of San Diego towards the popular town of Julian. Our goal was to pick some apples in an organic orchard. Even though the kids managed to snack on a few apples as we were picking them and… Continue reading The cows of Julian, California – Part 1
I could show you the few cows I spotted in the books I read to my kids today. Or the one that made a shameless appearance in an Elmo video this afternoon. Or the Playmobil cows that stand (or sometimes lay on their side if an earthquake has struck our living room) on our coffee… Continue reading This may be the most shocking cow spotting of the year!
My sons and I set off on an adventure at the San Diego Zoo this morning - we like adventures. I was worried about having to face the Spring Break crowds but the place was quite empty when we got there at 9am. Surprisingly it wasn't even crowded when we left after lunch. I heard that since Easter has such… Continue reading What goes with condors? Cow skulls of course!
I like to borrow educational videos from our local library for my kids to learn about people and things they may not get a chance to see in real life. So far, we've explored the underwater world, outer space, airplanes, construction equipment, garbage trucks... you get the picture. This week, it's All About Cowboys! Alright, so I can… Continue reading If you watch a cowboy video, expect to see … a lot of cows!