Help us solve the Case of the Disappearing Pumpkin Spiced Nuts

Every year we make these pumpkin spiced nuts for our Thanksgiving celebrations, but the problem is that they always seem to disappear before we get a handful to the table. Often, Blaine and I have to zip away right after they come out of the oven and when we get back the nuts are gone. It's very mysterious. So, we need your help to solve this nutty conundrum. We need you, our Sassy-Sci … [Read more...]

Afraid you can’t fit science into your homeschool? Audiobooks are the secret solution!

Audiobooks - we love them! And thankfully, we are not alone!! Audiobooks are a great way to enjoy a book without having to actually sit down and read said book. But did you know that a good science-related audiobook can fill in for you when you voice has gone kaput? Or when you just can't fit in enough hours in the day to do the important things like laundry? Today, on the day of the … [Read more...]

The Sassafras Twins share 8 ideas to dress up like a villain this Halloween

We like to dress up for Halloween - some years our costumes are super cool, some years not so much. One year, I (Tracey) wanted to dress up as a princess, but my parents insisted that I dress up in our mom's old handmade flower costume. Um . . . yeah, Blaine made a lot of fun of me that year, but I got my revenge when he had to dress up in dad's old handmade felt frog costume the year … [Read more...]