21 Things You Should Make From Scratch

21 Things You Should Make from Scratch

  Making things from scratch saves so much money! I have been making these 21 things (plus many more) from scratch for a long time. Sure, it may take a little longer than just picking up a container from the store, but the taste and satisfaction are so worth it! Without further ado, 21 Things You Should Make From Scratch. Marinara Sauce (works as pizza sauce, spaghetti sauce, dipping sauce!) – this is the exact recipe I use,

Simple Homemade Ranch Dressing

Simple Homemade Ranch Dressing

  I’ve been making homemade ranch dressing for many, many years. It all started because my family eats ranch on (nearly) everything so we really use a lot of it! With just a few simple ingredients, you can make your own homemade ranch dressing and be ready to eat it in an hour or so.   There are a few different ways to make homemade ranch, but this is what I do. To start with, you

Narnia Giveaway

In our homeschool, we read A LOT. Over the years, all of us have discovered favorite books and series. C.S. Lewis’s Narnia series holds a special place in my heart. I first read these books as an adult and have greatly enjoyed sharing them with my children. So obviously I was super excited to partner with some great bloggers to bring you this Narnia Giveaway. To enter, simply use the rafflecopter below! 1 Winner will win

15 Staples To Keep On Hand and Over 25 Dishes to Make With Them

15 Staples to keep on hand feat

  I was making my grocery list the other day, and it dawned on me that many of the things I buy each trip are the same as the many trips before. At any given time, you’ll find these 15 items in my kitchen. These must-have staples to keep on hand ensure I’m always able to whip up something yummy. So, a little about this list. I have listed 15 items that I stockpile in

How To Explore Special Interests In Your Homeschool

How to explore special interests in your homeschool

  In our seven years of homeschooling, there have been many times that we went down rabbit trails to explore special interests. Sometimes it was as easy as a trip to the library. Other times it really took some digging and research. Having done it a few times, here are a few ideas to help you explore special interests in your own homeschool How to Explore Special Interests in Your Homeschool Take my son Max