Making butter, knitting, listening to old 45's from the 1960's. These aren’t activities normally associated with today’s youth. At the Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri, they're bringing these lessons back through the X-Gen Program.
Mikal Sue is a little girl diagnosed with a neurodegenerative disease called Sanfilippo Syndrome. There will be a chili supper and silent auction to raise money to help Mikal Sue and her family go to the National MPS Conference and pay for medical expenses not covered by insurance.
Whenever boyfriendo's daughters are hanging out for a weekend, they love to play games with us. Sometimes it's just a card game, sometimes it's a video game, or it can be a board game. This past weekend they ended up playing a crazy hard looking board game called Talisman.
Being a kid should be a time of rainbow-flavored lollipops and unicorn-filled dreams, so we all know the devastation that ensues when something ruins this Candyland-inspired existence. Like, you know, losing a balloon.