Weekly Day Planner Winner


Thanks to everyone who entered to win the Weekly Homeschool Planner! Congratulations to  Heather from Reese’s Righteous Recipes! I’ve sent you an email, and Jolanthe will be contacting you shortly with your prize! Thanks so much for entering, if you didn’t win,visit Homeschool Creations to get your own copy!

Digital Scrapbooking Supplies: Date Journal Spots


I have some fun digital scrapbooking Date Journal Spots to share with you today! They come in several colors including photoshop brush .abr files. They’re a fun journaling accent to add to any page! What’s Included? All files are 300dpi, .png and .abr photoshop brush formats, personal use only. 24 Colorful Date Journal Spot (2010-2011 included) 1 Blank Journal Spot…

Ministry of Motherhood Week 4


“Words are powerful, the Bible is full of that message” …. “A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.” Prov. 15:1 … looks like it’s another convicting week for me! Unfortunately I can often be harsh and critical when talking to my kids…I don’t know why? “Don’t do that, put that down, get off the…

Happy 7th Birthday My Sweet Boy!


I can’t believe you are 7 years old today, this very minute! It seems like just yesterday I was holding a 5 pound sweet baby boy in my arms! And today, you are such an awesome blessing to our family. You’re a wonderful brother and just an awesome dude in general. You’re laugh is contagious, and I love that even…

Expedition Earth: Australia


G’Day Mate! Welcome to our Expedition Earth week in Australia! Of course we started off by stamping our passports! This was probably the easiest country to find on the map, especially since we review it constantly considering it is also a continent! What We Learned This Week: Where Australia is on the world map & located Canberra and the Great…

Not So Quiet Time For Mom


Do you ever wonder how those mom’s who seem to have it all together get time for their own devotions? Are you laughing right now because you thought I had it all together? Well I don’t…and getting quiet time with my Jesus is something that I struggle with. S-T-R-U-G-G-L-E. However, I figure it must be worth it or it wouldn’t…

Expedition Earth: Egyptian Mummy Experiment


Oooh, Egyptian Mummies, who could resist? As part of my Expedition Earth Egypt activities my kids couldn’t wait to mummify an apple this week! They’ve been talking about it for awhile now, kind of like the Brazilian Rainforest Diorama. The ancient Egyptian mummification process is quite lengthy. It typically lasts approximately 70 days and begins first by removing all of…

Weekly Homeschool Planner Review & Giveaway


Today I have the pleasure of sharing a planner with you created by one of my BFF blogging friends, Jolanthe from Homeschool Creations! I love that we’ve become friends through our blogs and I know that whatever she creates has been done with deep consideration for her readers so I knew this would be terrific! So what am I babbling…

Educational Insights Sneaky Squirrel Winner


Thanks to everyone who entered to win the Educational Insights Sneaky Squirrel Giveaway! Congratulations to Sandi! I just sent you an email to get your shipping info! Hope you have a great time playing Sneaky Squirrel! Thanks for reading and hope everyone had a great weekend.

Kids Activity Ideas to Help Fight Summer Boredom


So, it’s been about 30 seconds since school ended for Summer and the kids are already bugging me! “What can we do?…We’re bored…Waah, waah, waah!” My first response “We can do school!” Um…that usually fends them off long enough for me to come up with something fun to do. Since I tend to focus most of my efforts on our…