100 Days of Productivity & Acountability

100 Days

I recently read an article in Yahoo News about President Trump’s first 100 days in office. It was all about what he had achieved and failed to accomplish. It got me thinking . . . what can I do in 100 days? There’s no one to keep a tally of my achievements and failures (thankfully). There is no one keeping me accountable if I say I want to do something (cough, write an e-book, cough, … Read more…

Kids Love Snapology For The Fun, Parents Love It For STEAM (LEGO Giveaway!)

Snapology

Like most moms with a child who has a birthday coming up, I found myself on Pinterest looking up birthday party ideas. I simply cannot believe it, but Max turns six in a few weeks! We usually have birthday parties here at home with friends and family, but this year I was thinking of doing something different. I widened my search and decided to check out Snapology. Before I tell you about Snapology, let me … Read more…

Homeschool Math For All Ages (Review)

Math Mammoth- Homeschool Math for All Ages

Homeschool math is probably the one subject that I’ve spent the most money on during our homeschooling years. Some families get it right on the first try, not us. In the six years we’ve been homeschooling, we’ve tried at least two dozen different math programs. Some lasted a semester, while others lasted less than a week. Matching learning styles and preferences with a math program is probably one of the hardest things to get down … Read more…

Alphabet Bible Verse Mini Posters

Alphabet Bible Verse Mini Posters

Alphabet Bible Verse Mini Posters to go with Susan Hunt’s My ABC Bible Verses We’ve been using Susan Hunt’s My ABC Bible Verses in our homeschool for a few months now. I use it with my four and five-year-olds, and of course, two-year-old Louisa is right beside them echoing every verse they say. We usually do one letter/verse a week, unless it’s particularly long and the kids are struggling with it, then we might stretch it out for … Read more…

Planning A Homeschool Graduation

Planning a Homeschool Graduation

Planning a homeschool graduation has been on my mind for the past couple of years. I simply cannot believe that our oldest child, Oscar, will be graduating this year. Didn’t we just start this journey? I kept notes of my thoughts about the ceremony and celebration, and recently took my notes to the soon-to-be grad to hear his thoughts. It became immediately evident that I should have spoken to him first. Planning A Homeschool Graduation … Read more…