Making Time For What Matters Most In 2018

Making time for what matters most in 2018

  Christmas night I had a few quiet hours after the kids went to bed to do some thinking and planning. I thought about this year and all that has happened. This year my middles officially started first grade. My oldest daughter has decided she wants to do high school in three years instead of four so her first year has been a freshman/sophomore combo, and My oldest went to college! We harvested apples and peaches

Art History Disguised As Fun with ArtK12

Art History Disguised as Fun with ArtK12

  Finding an art history program suitable for elementary age children can be difficult. Often, when it comes to art history, the curriculum is stuffy, wordy, and altogether boring for little ones. Now, I’m not talking about art appreciation, that is something entirely different and is easily done at any age. I am strictly referring to art history, more specifically, American Art History. For review, we received the American Art History: Semester 1 Book Bundle,

How To Create A Successful Plan For The New Year

How to Create a Successful Plan for the New Year

  Creating a successful plan for the New Year doesn’t have to be hard. These tips are sure to help you start in the right direction. 5 Tips To Help You Create A Successful Plan For The New Year   Establish Your Priorities This one can be hard. It took me years to realized that volunteering for nearly every need at church wasn’t good for my family. Right now, in this season of life, my

Magic Stix – Washable markers that won’t dry out!

magic stix

  I kid you not when I tell you that my finding uncapped markers around the house is literally a daily occurrence. My youngest girls, ages 3 and 5, have this incessant need to color/draw/write in pretty colors every. single. day. Are they budding artists? Maybe. Are their creations fridge worthy? Most of the time. Am I spending a small fortune on markers? YES. I have resorted to buying our markers at Dollar Tree because

Top 10 Finds In 2017 – 10 Things I Didn’t Know I Needed In My Life

Top 10 Finds

  So, it’s December. Doesn’t that just blow you away? How is it already December!?!?! And to top it off, Christmas is less than a week away! For me, the year kinda ends at Christmas. We don’t do much for New Years. Okay, we don’t do anything at all for New Years, except buy new calendars. We do take Christmas through the first of the year off of school as our break week each year.