Seven Busy Bags to Make in an Afternoon Using Craft Sticks

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Spice Up Dinner and Make Mealtime Interesting

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Broccoli Bacon Ranch Salad

It's time for another Ultimate Recipe Challenge (URC) and this time the spotlight is on Broccoli. I love broccoli, always have always will. You can imagine my surprise when I read disparaging comments in the URC group about this delectable vegetable ....more

Taking Care of Your Thrift Store Finds

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Kids Craft - Day of The Dead Wind Socks

Is it Halloween prep time already? I swear this summer was a blur, and August, a mad dash to finish planning out our school and scouting year. Thankfully, we managed to squeeze in a couple fun trips but not nearly enough which makes me anxious to get busy with our holiday crafting.This time of year is made for making, especially with kids ....more

Gotta Craft Them All - Pokemon Kids Craft

Pokemon hit the world during the 90's when I was fully engrossed in my young adult angst. To this day, I don't really understand how it works. However, the characters are fun and I think the resurgence of interest with the launch of Pokemon Go! ...more

Strawberry and Kiwi Frozen Pops or How I Learned I'm Allergic to Kiwi

Lately we've had rainy days but when the heat was unbearable the kids and I had fun coming up with different frozen treats. We all love kiwis but I'd never mixed them into a smoothie or even pureed them, so we were excited to see how they'd taste. Who knew both my daughter and I would have an allergic reaction! ...more

Kids Craft: Paper Plate Flamingos

For about four weeks now we've been admiring our lovely flock of flamingos and yes, I'm just NOW getting around to sharing how we made them....more

3 Essential Considerations to Help Decide if Homeschooling is Right For You

This past month I’ve been thinking a lot about homeschooling. I’ve questioned if we’re still making the right decision, reassessed curriculum choices, researched new subjects, and ordered new homeschool books. It’s an exciting time that reignites my love for learning, making it the best time to share my experiences and advice to those considering homeschooling....more

Harry Potter Craft: Paper Owl Letter Carriers

Just a quick message to remind you to be sure to get entered in the giveaway at the end of this post and follow the links to a treasure trove of creative Potter crafting Ideas....more