In our homeschool, we've reached the era of the Space Race in the 1960's! The kids and I are really enjoying this portion of history and science! It's truly a fascinating and fun topic! We're using a variety of resources, and I thought I'd list them for you here! (For more ideas, check out my… Continue reading Homeschool Madness: The Space Race
Hello! It’s been awhile since I’ve done a Weekend Wrap-Up and it’s about time because there is lots to catch you up on! Firstly, my blogging absence. It’s a long and complicated story, but basically my doctor misdiagnosed me with pre-diabetes two years ago and immediately put me on a bunch of meds that slowly… Continue reading Weekend Wrap-Up
I haven’t posted about our homeschooling in a while, and I plan to fix that in the new year. But for now, here is a free Preschool STEAM bundle I came across that I just couldn’t resist sharing! This is over 30 full size products for free! I don’t know about you, but I’ve got… Continue reading Free Preschool STEAM Bundle
It's raining, it's pouring...I wish I was snoring! ha! Today is gloomy again after a lovely couple of days of sunshine and flower blooms. But, having lived in the Pacific Northwest, I can appreciate a good rainy day spent cozied up under a blanket reading my favorite book. And naps. Oh, I'd love to be… Continue reading Weekend Wrap-Up
So, hey! Anyone who followed my Instagram yesterday noticed that my feed showcased a LOT of photos of my daughter at her gymnastics competition! It was totally a #sorrynotsorry situation because I am ONE PROUD MAMA! She earned gold medals in beam, bars, and floor and she earned a bronze in vault and gold for… Continue reading Weekend Wrap-up
Today, I'm joining my friend Leslie at Once Upon a Time, Happily Ever After to bring you a list of our favorite Christmas Children's Books! Spoiler: I love ALL the Christmas books! ha! I collect books! Like ALL BOOKS! So, it's no surprise that I also have a TON of Christmas books! I keep an… Continue reading My Favorite Christmas Books for Kids: All of Them!
It's Black Friday weekend, and some of my favorite homeschooling books are on sale! My favorite Mom-Schooling Journal is only 12$ this weekend! If you're looking to see what Fun-Schooling is all about, this is the journal to get. It helps you wrap your mind around the concept through journal pages designed to get you… Continue reading The Thinking Tree is on Sale!
Did you know that we homeschool? This year, we made the decision to switch to using Thinking Tree Journals for a few of our subjects and, I gotta say, it's going swimmingly! I've written about the journals several times before: Homeschool Review: The Thinking Tree Thinking Tree Journals in Action Dyslexia Games: Not Just… Continue reading The Thinking Tree: Minecraft Journal
Hello again! Have you heard of this neat way of journaling before? Writing one sentence about each day is a quick little way to keep track of my crazy, hectic life...when I remember to do it! I've decided to try preserving Grandma's funeral flowers with the hopes of making some kind of keepsake for the… Continue reading October Sentence a Day
Did you know that we homeschool? This is our tenth year, and I'm still amazed at how much has changed since we started. One big change we made this year was to incorporate fun-schooling with these journals by The Thinking Tree. I've talked about The Thinking Tree in these previous posts: Homeschool Review: The Thinking… Continue reading Thinking Tree Review: Seven Amazing Continents