5 Educational & Festive Holiday Activities For Kids

5 Educational & Festive Holiday Activities For Kids

December 16, 2020

This time of year is magical for children and adults alike. To help you make this holiday season fun for your kiddos, we have some holiday themed activities that are not only festive but educational as well! Here are 5 ways that you can easily incorporate educational learning into their holiday fun.

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Christmas Star 2020: How & When To See This Rare Astronomical Event

Christmas Star 2020: How & When To See This Rare Astronomical Event

December 09, 2020

On December 21st, Jupiter and Saturn will overlap, creating a big bright "star" in the night sky. This occurrence is referred to as the “Great Conjunction of 2020,” the “Christmas Star,” or the “Star of Bethlehem.” What makes this astrological event so rare? It hasn’t happened since 1226 AD! Here's how to view the spectacular phenomenon.

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Space Trivia! How many of these space facts do you know?

Space Trivia! How many of these space facts do you know?

December 03, 2020

12 space facts to test your knowledge of the stars! How many of these space facts can you answer? Check out our Instagram page for more fun space facts every Friday!

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12 Creative Holiday Gift Ideas For Space Lovers

12 Creative Holiday Gift Ideas For Space Lovers

December 03, 2020

It's that time of year again, and we bet you have some space lovers in your life whom you’ll be gifting this season. We have 12 creative space-themed gift ideas that can all be found online, (to make your holiday shopping easy and safe). We hope this gift guide gives you the gift-giving inspiration that you're looking for. 

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The 10 Best Space Movies For Kids & Adults

The 10 Best Space Movies For Kids & Adults

November 19, 2020

As we're all staying home to stop the spread of the pandemic, it's a great time to make an at-home movie theater and watch an epic space film! To accommodate those with children, we've made a list of 5 family-friendly space films, in addition to 5 adult space films! 

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What It Really Takes To Become a NASA Astronaut

What It Really Takes To Become a NASA Astronaut

November 11, 2020

When we were young -- heck, many of us adults-- dream about going into outer space as an astronaut. But, not many us know what is really takes to become one. So, as a company that makes Astronaut Foods we thought it would be fun to breakdown the process of becoming an astronaut.

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Nostalgic Childhood Treats You Totally Forgot About

Nostalgic Childhood Treats You Totally Forgot About

November 06, 2020

We bet there is a list of nostalgic treats that you've completely forgotten about! Things are tough right now, so let's lighten the mood and take a walk down memory lane to talk about those nostalgic childhood desserts that we KNOW you still love.  

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A Rare Blue Moon For Halloween Night

A Rare Blue Moon For Halloween Night

October 28, 2020

Ready For An Extra Spooky Halloween? It is 2020 after all, so we're ready for anything at this point . . . Well, for the first time since 2001, Halloween night will be accompanied by a full Moon, which will make things much more eerie. But this is a rare full moon called the "Blue Moon," that only appears every 19 years!

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Free Printable Activities for Kids: Astronaut Word Searches, Coloring Sheets & More

Free Printable Activities for Kids: Astronaut Word Searches, Coloring Sheets & More

October 20, 2020

Looking for easy activities for your kids these days? Look no further! We'll be providing FREE printable activities, like coloring sheets, word searches, word scrambles, and more. Click the images below to view and print the latest activity. Be sure to bookmark this page, as we'll be adding more freebies frequently!

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How To Be The "Good House On The Block" This Halloween

How To Be The "Good House On The Block" This Halloween

September 30, 2020

 Since 2020 has been "gourd" for everyone, it's time "lift some spirits" & go above and beyond to make Halloween extra special. Here are a few tips for how you can outperform your neighbors & leave a lasting impression on your trick-or-treaters!

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The History of Astronaut Ice Cream | Serious Eats

The History of Astronaut Ice Cream | Serious Eats

September 11, 2020

There has been a lot of speculation about what exactly happened in the early days of Astronaut Ice CreamJuliet Izon, of Serious Eats, interviewed our founder, Ron Smith, to find out more about how Astronaut Ice Cream came to be!

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Trick-or-Treat Alternatives for Halloween 2020

Trick-or-Treat Alternatives for Halloween 2020

September 04, 2020

Halloween will be here before you know it, and you may be ready with costume and decoration ideas, but with social distancing being the new norm, you may be looking for alternatives to traditional trick-or-treating.

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