Blogging Through the Alphabet

Blogging Through the Alphabet as we Travel Around North America

Every time we begin loading up our vehicle in preparation for our next road trip I somehow get that silly little song from the Muppet Movie stuck in my head. You know the one with Kermit and Fozzie moving right along in a Studebaker? (I found a copy of it on YouTube you might like… Continue reading Blogging Through the Alphabet as we Travel Around North America

Audio Adventures, Homeschool Reviews

For the Temple from Heirloom Audio {My Review}

For the past several weeks our family has been reviewing the latest G. A. Henty audio adventure from Heirloom Audio, For the Temple. As we always do, we've loaded up our digital version into Google Play Music and have been listening to it on weekend road trips and while doing errands around town. Recorded in the… Continue reading For the Temple from Heirloom Audio {My Review}

Family Travel, Homeschool

The Seas: How Nemo and Friends Helped us Learn About Sharks

As I homeschool and travel with our grandson, E.J., I like to take advantage of the various learning resources available at museums, science centers, and other spots we visit. By checking out their websites ahead of time, I can put together notebooking pages or ideas on activities that will tie in with the topic(s) at… Continue reading The Seas: How Nemo and Friends Helped us Learn About Sharks

Homeschool Reviews

A New Year and New Review of SchoolHouseTeachers.com

As we begin the new Review Crew year and each of our new members is excitedly writing their first review of the Ultimate Annual Yearly Membership from SchoolhouseTeachers.com ~ (http://www.SchoolhouseTeachers.com/) I thought I would update my post from last year (you can find it here) and let you know a little about how we've continued to use this excellent resource… Continue reading A New Year and New Review of SchoolHouseTeachers.com

Wordless Wednesday

A Visit to Casa de Ruiz (Wordless Wednesday)

Several years ago hubby and I visited Albuquerque, New Mexico for the first time during a railway conference. We spent quite a bit of time during lunches and breaks walking around and discovering Old Town there. One of our favorite spots was the Casa de Ruiz, Church Street Cafe. Possibly the oldest residence in town… Continue reading A Visit to Casa de Ruiz (Wordless Wednesday)

Homeschool, Homeschool Reviews, Online Learning

Live On-Line Violin Lessons with Practice Monkeys {My Review}

  Music has always held a special place in our family so I was very pleased when we were given the opportunity to review the Family Subscription to Live Violin Classes from Practice Monkeys. Traveling as we do makes this music program perfect for us since even when we don't have internet access, we can wait until… Continue reading Live On-Line Violin Lessons with Practice Monkeys {My Review}