February 14, 2010

Chocolate & Roses: Chemistry!

Here's a fun explanation of the chemistry of chocolate & roses from The Professor including a little relationship advice at the end. It's from last year. I love The Periodic Table of Videos channel, although I'm way behind. Hope to catch up this summer. Have a great holiday! (My wife sure did. This week was a rough one so this busy mom, and this busy mom, showered her with gifts and food and all kinds of help to get her through the week. It was very appreciated. Thanks, moms!

This week my daughter has been re-reading:

Junie B. Jones and the Mushy Gushy Valentime. The funniest bit is that the big mushy gushy "valentime" comes from [spoiler alert!] a surprise secret admirer: That Meanie Jim!

and I got her this literary gem for her gift:

She's a fan of Tedd Arnold's Fly Guy series, so she devoured this before she finished her breakfast!