STEM Career Series, STEM Careers, STEM Resources

STEM Career Series Interviews: Meet Dr. Sean, Pediatric Anesthesiologist

Does your child say that they would like to be a doctor someday? The careers in the medical field are endless, as there are so many types of specialty fields. Recently, I interviewed a close friend, Dr. Sean, who is a Pediatric Anesthesiologist.

Animals, Experiments, Germs, Great Things about Space, STEM Resources, TV Shows

My Current Top 7 Favorite Kid and Family Friendly STEM Shows

DISCLAIMER: I am an Amazon Associate and may earn from qualifying purchases made from the links in this post at no additional cost to you.Here's a list of my favorite educational STEM shows that I watch or have watched with my kids (in no particular order): Image from https://www.brainchildshow.com Brainchild on NetFlix: This NetFlix original series… Continue reading My Current Top 7 Favorite Kid and Family Friendly STEM Shows

Engineer, STEM Career Series, STEM Careers, STEM Resources

STEM Career Series Interviews: Chemical and Materials Engineer Gabi

This is a photo of Gabi at one of the Paint Shops! Have you ever wondered what an engineer is or what they do? Meet my friend and former co-worker, Gabi Patrick.  She is a Chemical and Materials Engineer and works as a New Material Technology Project Manager at Toyota Motor North America.   I recently interviewed her… Continue reading STEM Career Series Interviews: Chemical and Materials Engineer Gabi

Cincinnati Museum Center, Dinosaurs, Experiments, Holiday, Museums, Nature, STEM Resources

The Cincinnati Museum Center has re-opened!

After more than two years of the main building being closed to the public for historical restoration and preservation, it recently reopened (in November 2018) and I got my first glimpse inside over the Thanksgiving holiday.

Animals, Experiments, Great Things about Space, Holiday, Math and Numbers, Nature, STEM Resources, STEM toys

My Complete List of STEM Buys for Ages 0-12 (updated 11/28/2018)

DISCLAIMER: I am an Amazon Associate and may earn from qualifying purchases made from the links above at no additional cost to you. To help you through the holidays, I've listed out some of my favorite STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) buys for kids 12 and under. Books are great gifts for the holiday,… Continue reading My Complete List of STEM Buys for Ages 0-12 (updated 11/28/2018)

Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Museums, Nature, Uncategorized

Built to Survive: Biomechanics at Cleveland Natural History Museum

Many (if not all) scientific inventions, ideas and theories originate because scientists have observed the incredible way nature functions around us. This exhibit left me with a feeling of wonder and amazement and both girls came out excited and ready to continue exploring the museum.

Experiments, Great Lakes Science Center, Movies, Museums, Nature

GLSC Great Barrier Reef Movie Proves to be Turtle-tastic!!

Are you looking for some place warmer to explore this Fall? Don't miss the showing of Great Barrier Reef at the Cleveland Clinic DOME theater at the Great Lakes Science Center (GLSC) this November! The Premiere: Last evening (November 1, 2018), my daughter and I were privileged to be invited as VIP guests to view… Continue reading GLSC Great Barrier Reef Movie Proves to be Turtle-tastic!!

Experiments, Halloween, Inexpensive and Versatile

Leftover Halloween Candy Experiments

Happy Halloween!!!  I love Halloween.  Seeing the smiles on my children's faces when they finally pick out the PERFECT costume, watching them go door to door and then the excitement they have when they get home and check out all the candy that they received.  I remember trick or treating with my brother and some… Continue reading Leftover Halloween Candy Experiments

Book Review

Reading ‘STEMs’ Learning – Andrea Beaty Book Review

This week, I'm reviewing three (3) books.  The books are: "Rosie Revere, Engineer", "Iggy Peck, Architect" and "Ada Twist, Scientist". I'll tell you if I think you should BUY IT, BORROW IT, or SKIP IT. About the Author / Illustrator: The author is Andrea Beaty.  She actually has a very similar background to mine -… Continue reading Reading ‘STEMs’ Learning – Andrea Beaty Book Review

Great Lakes Science Center, Museums

Grossology Exhibit Exceeds Gross-ness Expectations! Don’t miss it!

The Great Lakes Science Center in Cleveland, Ohio has truly out done themselves with their latest exhibit, "Grossology: The Impolite Science of the Human Body". Anyone passing through Cleveland, Ohio from now until January 6, 2019 needs to check this out. This exhibit is included in general admission price!  So you can check out the… Continue reading Grossology Exhibit Exceeds Gross-ness Expectations! Don’t miss it!