*FREEBIE* Binder Spine Labels

I’m getting organized! And I’m determined to keep an organized record of my kids’ schoolwork. We’re starting out following The Well-Trained Mind schedule/model and she recommends this kind of record keeping system, so we’re going for it ....more

*BOOK OF THE WEEK* Pinoochio Illustrated by Robert Ingpen

We’ve been working our way through children’s classics each night before bed time. It’s a wonderful way to end the day as a family enjoying fabulous literature together. We’re reading Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi right now and this edition, illustrated by Robert Ingpen, is my...more

*REVIEW* Doxie Go: Portable, Wireless, Rechargeable Scanner

Once we decided to educate our children at home I knew there were some supplies we’d need. At the top of the list was a scanner. I find it easiest and most cost effective to purchase a consumable work book, scan the pages, and print off two copies for our two school-aged children ....more

Quilt As You Go (QAYG) FINISHED

Remember my QAYG (Quilt As You Go) tutorial from a while ago? I finished it! And I LOVE how it turned out ....more

20 FREE Cloud Activities

After our Cloud Unit Study...more

A Child’s Original Picture Book

Our summer has been full of stories. Elliot has been enjoying writing stories and typing them on the computer – I insist that he handwrites them first so we can get plenty of handwriting practice in. For this story, he wanted to “illustrate” it after typing it on the computer ....more

Book of the Week: Children’s Activity Atlas

This week’s book focuses on one of our favorite things – maps and geography! My boys have been interested in geography lately. It all started with this awesome video...more

*FREEBIE* Printable Color-Coded Book Labels

We are gearing up for our first year of homeschooling and I’m excited! I’ve been getting all my curriculum and supplies organized and I realized that our home library needed an overhaul. So I created some labels to help us (even my pre-readers) keep our library organized and also to make finding books by topic […] ...more

*REVIEW* GB Zuzu Stroller at Babies R Us

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central for GB. I received a gift card to purchase a GB stroller to both facilitate my review as well as thank me for my participation. Baby Ike is 5 months old now and he’s just the sweetest ....more

*FREEBIE* Cloud Unit Study – 8 FREE Activities!

We are trying to make the most of our summer and since learning is one of our favorite things to do together, we’ve been taking advantage of the sunny summer days by observing and learning about clouds. ...more