San Francisco – London. Raising tomorrow’s adventurers and explorers with a creative brain, an outdoors attitude and a healthy dose of curiosity.


Well Hello, Spring! Ready To Get Out? Five Outdoors Activities For Kids


Daffodils, magnolias, snowdrops and almond blossoms–spring is obviously on the way around London. This morning, I strolled to Hyde Park after dropping off the girls at school and went for a swim in the Serpentine. Gliding on the smooth water of the lake, I watched male swans parading for the females, all wing feathers spread […]

Ophelia And The Marvelous Boy by Karen Foxlee

Ophelia and the marvelous boy

Adventure! Magic! Mystery! Young Ophelia doesn’t consider herself brave but she’s extremely curious. Living in a city where it always snows, she finds herself battling the Snow Queen in a museum, while haunting the hallways of the museum grieving her recently-deceased mother. This Victorian steampunk take on the Snow Queen had my daughter all up […]