November 25, 2014

lego turkey worksheets

fun lego turkey worksheets for kids

We loved last year’s lego turkey, so we decided to incorporate this wild bird in 5 lego turkey worksheets for fun! You can print these 5 one-page free worksheets and enjoy some creative time building lego turkeys as well as incorporating an opportunity to learn about them! lego turkey worksheets 1. lego turkey sizing small, medium, or […]

Top Educational Toys for Christmas

Educational Toys for Christmas

Christmas isn’t too far away so we wanted to share our Top Educational Toys for Christmas – and how you can get out of being the one to give them! this post contains affiliate links Top Educational Toys for Christmas That’s right, you do not have to be the one giving educational toys at Christmas! […]

Weekly Wrap Up Together Again!

Nov 22 together again

It’s been a good week and we’re happy Hubs is home for awhile! I’m singing the Muppet’s Song, Together Again! this post may contain affiliate links Together Again! I’ve had a great start to my mornings – thanks to a little help from Spark. Unfortunately, Tuesday was not great for my youngest. A boy at […]

10 Advent Ideas

10 advent ideas

Usually I am behind when Advent starts. I suggest thinking about some Advent Ideas before Day One of Advent! Otherwise you will feel behind and end up forgetting all about it. If you have older children you might feel like you’ve done every Advent activity there is out there. Or maybe they feel it’s now […]

10 Ways to Use a Dry Erase Board

dry erase board

The next few posts I will be sharing some “supplies” I think all moms will benefit using. Dry Erase Boards! Dry erase boards sure do make life a little bit easier. Especially if you have a forgetful child! Need to assign a daily to-do list?  Want to easily plan a freezer cooking night?  Or maybe […]

Geology Cave Snacks

geology cave snacks supplies

A few months ago we decided to learn a little bit about rocks and Geology. At the same time Orlando Science Center opened their “Bats” exhibit. So I turned general “geology” into a “caves” learning opportunity. You might like these Geology Cave Snacks we enjoyed while reading! this post contains affiliate links Geology Cave Snacks A friend […]

All About Spelling for Older Children

all about spelling for older children

I was talking with a homeschool friend the other day. She was surprised I was still using All About Spelling for Older Children! “Oh we stopped using that in 2nd grade. Don’t you think the tiles are a little immature for 6th grade?” she asked me. this post contains affiliate links All About Spelling for […]

practical tips for getting quiet time in your day

practical tips for getting quiet time in your day

I am excited to share sweet words from one of my favorite people, Eryn – MamaHall. Eryn and I have done a few bible studies together thanks to social media bringing us closer! I met Eryn in 2010 and I have been ever so thankful for her wise loving words and godly counsel. Eryn always […]

Weekly Wrap Up where has the year gone?


November? Really – where has this year gone?! This was a good week and I am happy for that alone. If you’d like to join me counting my blessings, check out: Six days of Thanksgiving All Month Long. Print the free download. this post contains affiliate links 1. Hubs decided to build a real trebuchet. […]

Save Money Make Your Own Posters

save money make your own posters

My first few years homeschooling I went a little crazy buying “classroom supplies”. Specifically posters.  It was my chance to be a “real” teacher and I wanted a “real” classroom with “real” decor. So I was a little silly and learned a room does not make you a great teacher. But it’s still nice to […]