Just FYI: We’re going to be moving the Monday Pep Talk over to a newsletter soon, so if you’re a Monday Pep Talk fan, keep an eye out for details.
3 FUN THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK
The summer Olympics start on Friday! Here are some fun ideas for Olympics projects you can work on together while watching the events.
Use your science skills to make your own ice cream for Ice Cream Sandwich Day (Tuesday).
Make a a batch of fizzing sidewalk chalk and decorate your driveway.
3 IDEAS FOR THIS WEEK’S DINNERS
Ready in the time it takes to cook spaghetti: spaghetti with tomatoes, bacon, and eggs
This vegetarian take on the classic gyro is a great base for whatever summer veggies you have lying around.
Miso corn soup may just be my new favorite summer soup.
ONE GREAT READALOUD
Celebrate Yorkshire Day (Monday) by reading the book that puts your Yorkshire accent skills to the test: Frances Hodgson Burnett’s classic The Secret Garden.
ONE THOUGHT TO PONDER