It's a Wednesday, and I've hit my moment of overwhelm... I walk in the door of my house to find a pile of laundry that's been sitting on the couch since last Wednesday, like snow on a mountain in winter, it seems to grow with each passing day. The dishes from breakfast are in the...Continue reading
We get it, buying online from a phone, with a company that charges NO shipping is easy. We can do it any time of day or night, we can check ✅ those undies, shoes, birthday gifts, craft supplies, etc off of our "to do" lists after the kids go to sleep from the comfort of...Continue reading
Membership Drive Results -- in Poetry form by Paige I begin with a goal-- 400 new members-- that seems reasonable enough. After all I watched "Field of Dreams" with Kevin Costner in 1989. "If You Build it They Will Come." I'll put this out to our audience and they will come... They don't. 1989 was...
Community Supported Music Membership With Jeff & Paige It's like Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)... but for music! The Jeff and Paige Membership asks you to invest a monthly amount (or pay annually and receive a 10% discount) to allow us to provide you with all sorts of goodies throughout the year, both in-person and...Continue reading
It’s 9pm. I emerge groggy-eyed from our son, Wolf’s, bedroom.
“Flubbsies?” Jeff asks.
”Mmmmhmm.” I reply. Flubbsies is our word for this moment of coming out of a darkened bedroom, bleary-eyed, squinting at the light, after falling asleep putting the kid to bed.
”So you want to rehearse that new song for Sunday?” Jeff asks.
A moment of annoyance passes through. Not at all!
We love this small business in Boulder, Colorado. Read on to learn our top 10 reasons to shop at Childish Things, and our journey as parents to live lightly on the earth.Continue reading
The shrill calls of a Northern Flicker complete the sounds of a sunny summer morning. The 14th year of Meadow Music, the program that has become the cornerstone of our business, starts this evening. It’s always a big day, preparing for this concert that started on a whim with some songs for a few families...Continue reading
Here’s the place to learn what Jeff and Paige are up to behind the scenes. A place to visit for fun ways to connect your kids to nature using our music and otherwise. And if we get really wild some pictures and tales from our travels to schools, cities, and festivals!