Packing For College Checklist

Packing For College Checklist So you’re packing for college, and your mom is pacing back and forth imagining every possible scenario where you might need something. She won’t stop adding to the list, and you’re growing concerned. What should I bring? What shouldn’t I bring? Who am I? Why are we here? Will my mom […]

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A Brief History of Independence Day

A Brief History of Independence Day The Revolution A series of taxes by the  British parliament combined with a distant and growingly agitated group of American colonists resulted in a conflict that birthed a nation. “No taxation without representation,” was the cry of revolutionaries that led to the dumping of tea in Boston Harbor, and […]

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Educate Midland Encourages Summer Reading

Educate Midland Encourages Summer Reading I recently visited the renovated Washington Park Aquatic Center with my children. For many children, the highlight of the experience was testing out the water slides. Their beaming smiles, splashed by an eruption of water waves at the base of the slide, expressed the joys and thrills of the summer […]

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5 Family Fun Activities in Midland

5 Family Fun Activities in Midland   Museum of the Southwest Featuring a children’s museum, planetarium, and an art museum; this complex offers imagination igniting and thought provoking wonders for the whole family. The planetarium is a must see as it sports one of the rarest star projectors in the world. […]

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