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Peeps Easter STEAM Activity for Kids

If the Easter Bunny brings your kids Peeps, but the kids discover they don’t like them (like my kids did), then try this easy experiment instead of throwing them away! We did two experiments in one: “Sink or float?” and “Will it dissolve?” and I share the simple instructions in this post. I made a...

Women in Engineering Interview Series – Rebecca H.

It’s Women’s History Month, and to celebrate I have a great new interview to share with you for the Women in Engineering Interview Series! Women’s History Month is a month in which we come together “commemorating and encouraging the study, observance and celebration of the vital role of women in...

St. Patrick’s Day Play-Dough | STEAM Activity for Kids

Green is my favorite color, so we go all out with everything green on St. Patrick's Day. My kids and I wear all green clothes, we try to eat as many green foods as possible, and this year I'm making our STEAM activity green too! Last year I shared a fun and easy play-dough recipe on the blog. We...

Osmo Little Genius Starter Kit | STEAM Toy Review

Today is International Women's Day! The 2021 theme for International Women's Day is "Choose to Challenge". Here's a description of the theme on the International Women's Day website: "We can all choose to challenge and call out gender bias and inequality. We can all choose to seek out and...

Bowling and Building with Toilet Paper Rolls | STEAM Activity for Kids

It's Engineers Week, and today is Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day! As a college student, I was an active member of my university's chapter of Society of Women Engineers (SWE). Volunteering to do outreach to school aged girls was my absolute favorite part about being in SWE. I loved showing...

Observe Water Molecules in Action | STEAM Activity for Kids

This post was inspired by an experiment in the back of the book Flash Facts, a STEAM Graphic Novel I shared in a post last week. The book is a series of short STEM inspired stories featuring DC Superheroes, and there are eight fun experiments in the back of the book. This experiment was one of our...

Flash Facts – DC Graphic Novel Edited by Mayim Bialik, PhD | STEAM Children’s Book Review

Flash Facts is a DC Comics Graphic Novel featuring "Ten Terrific Tales about Science and Technology". Flash Facts was curated and edited by Mayim Bialik, PhD, who is a scientist, actress, and author. There are ten individual stories featuring recognizable DC characters and each story is by...

Pitsco’s 50th Anniversary – Big Book Catalog Release and a Giveaway!

I've been proud to partner with Pitsco Education for product reviews and posts for the past few years. I've shared about their 3Doodler Start, Code Cube, and STEM Explorer Pack in previous posts. This year Pitsco is celebrating their 50th Anniversary! They have been sharing STEM at home kits and...

Cinnamon Ornaments | STEAM Activity for Kids

These cinnamon ornaments add a beautiful personalized look to your Christmas tree, and they add the festive fragrant smell of cinnamon to your tree (and house as they cook). This is the first year I've made ornaments with my kids. They are ages 6 and 4, and are the perfect age to really help and...

2020 Holiday STEAM Kid’s Gift Guide

We're now officially one week away from Thanksgiving and then it's time for Black Friday and Small Business Saturday sales! And if you're anything like me you're starting to make lists of gifts for friends and family. All the gifts included here are products we know and love. I share items my kids...

STEAM for Kids

STEAM Experiments

We test, create and share simple, fun, easy experiments for kids of all ages

STEAM Books

We read and share our reviews of the best STEAM books for kids of all ages

STEAM Toys

We test and share our reviews of the best STEAM toys for kids of all ages

Women in Engineering

Interview Series

We interview bright, talented, and dedicated women and share their stories of the ups and downs of balancing an engineering career and motherhood

Work/Life Balance

We share posts about the importance of taking care of yourself and finding passions outside of work 

Motherhood

We share posts about finding joy in the ups and downs of motherhood without losing yourself along the way

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About Engineering Emily

About Engineering Emily

Hi I’m Emily. I’m an engineer, mom and wife. I’m passionate about encouraging kids to love STEAM, introducing girls to engineering, and motivating women to find personal happiness in their career and motherhood journeys.

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