Happy Easter 2016


Good morning and Happy Easter! I hope you are enjoying the beauty that God has provided us with today, and celebrating the Risen Christ! We are heading to church, then to spend the day with family. It’s always a fun and relaxing day and we’re usually excited for lovely spring weather. But this year is bringing us snow LOL! But…

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Easter Activities for Kids 2016


Good morning everyone! I posted some fun easter flower cookies yesterday, but I also wanted to share some of the fun Easter themed crafts and recipes that we’ve done in years past as well!  So here are a few of my favorite ideas to help make this Easter special! Here we go, I hope you enjoy them and Happy Easter!…

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Easy No Bake Easter Flower Cookies


Hi everyone! We had a major blizzard today, and so I thought it would be the perfect time to make some fun Easter treats since it’s this weekend! Hopefully the snow will subside by then so we can actually go outside and enjoy it!   So just in case you’re stuck inside like we are I wanted to share these…

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Tip Tuesday: When to Start Homeschool


Good morning everyone! I’m back with another Tip Tuesday video for you and we’ll be talking about when to start homeschooling. One of the most frequently asked questions regarding homeschooling is when to start. A few states require you start keeping records for schooling at the age of 5 but most start at the age of 6. Aside from state…

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Second Grade Sight Word Search Worksheets


Welcome back to my site! Today I have another fun freebie for you. Since everyone liked my First Grade Sight Word Search worksheets, I made some more!  so today I have a fun new freebie for you! It’s the Second Grade Sight Word Search worksheets. These activities are just another fun way to help your student identify and read each…

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Expedition Earth France Unit Study


Bon jour! Welcome to our Expedition Earth week on France!   Here are some of the things we covered this week: Located France on the map, and found the Bay of Biscay How to say “Hello” in French – Bonjour! Prayed for the French people Learned a French Song Completed a lapbook activity Learned about and classified 6 animals of…

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Tip Tuesday: Get a Vision!


Hey guys! Today I’m back with another fun Tip Tuesday post for you all! We’re going to be going through some of my tips for getting started homeschooling in video format! Hopefully they will help some of you get going, and even help encourage some of you veteran homeshcoolers as well! Today’s tip is all about getting a vision for…

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First Grade Sight Word Search Worksheets


Hey everyone! I’ve had a few requests for more of my sight word search worksheets, so today I have a fun new freebie for you! It’s the First Grade Sight Word Search worksheets. These activities are just another fun way to help your student identify and read each sight word.  Keep reading to download this freebie, and see how we…

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Expedition Earth: United Kingdom Unit Study


Shwmae & Hello!! Welcome to this week’s world geography unit. We’re meeting in the United Kingdom as part of our Expedition Earth World Geography Curriculum, I hope you will join us there! We had some a few fun crafts this week which always makes things more interesting, and we finished our week at an English Pub which meant I didn’t…

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Tip Tuesday: How to Homeschool During a Move


Hey guys! I’ve had a lot of requests to share my secrets to homeschooling during a move. Most of you know that we moved a couple of years ago during our homeschooling year, and I’m not gonna’ lie, it wasn’t easy!   But with a little bit of organization and preparation moving during your homeschooling year isn’t as overwhelming. I…

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Homeschool Curriculum: Educents


Hey guys! I have a special deal for you today! Educents is offering a 10% discount sale for my readers on their entire website! For those of you who don’t know about Educents, they offer a ton of homeschooling resources, including curriculum, books, parenting stuff and more. And they usually have great prices and deals all year long as well!…

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2015 Castlewood Canyon Hike


Hi everyone! This past summer we took a hike along the Castlewood Canyon near Franktown, CO. This is really close for us, and a beautiful area for hiking as well as nature walking. There are several loops you can take depending on what fits your family best, including a paved trail as well.   I also find this is a…

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