Being on the observation platform of the world's tallest building is surreal. As I look out at the modern city surrounded by sea and desert the Burj Khalifa pictures in my head are replaced forever.
This gross science project is possibly the best-ever digestion lesson for kids. Using common kitchen items, we simulate digestion from eating to squeezing out a poop from a stocking.
Bananas are a super food, and have cured hangovers, removed warts and stopped the itching of a mosquito bite. Useful in recipes: chocolate banana boat, muffins and fruit salad. Banana fun is easy.
Resting the brain doesn't come naturally to children, yet rest is needed for concussion recovery. This list helped us relieve boredom when concussion happened to our daughter.
Originating from Australia, the white tail spider is now one of only two dangerous species of spiders found in New Zealand.
Are you a snowboarder? Do you wear wrist guards? Before you make a decision on this ongoing debate of wrist guards for snowboarders, read some of the facts.
I finally got rid of the feeling of a lump in my throat, which my doctor diagnosed as Globus Pharyngeus. Just a few easy lifestyle changes and it's gone. What a relief!
Home roasting coffee beans is easy, saves money, and we have better tasting coffee. Here are the simple steps we follow to have a consistent perfect coffee roast.
As a former Red Cross "Safety and Survival in an Earthquake" instructor, I am sharing info on earthquake safety. As a mom living on the Pacific Ring of Fire, I am aware of the damage earthquakes cause.
We play family great games every week! For our family, a great game involves a bit of strategy, challenge and the ability for anyone to win, young or old. Here you will find our favorites.
A humorous look at living in New Zealand from an American expat. It's the cold, the laundry, the food, the dialect and the little things in day to day New Zealand life that prove challenging.