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}

Wordless Wednesday

LSU Rural Life Museum (Wordless Wednesday)

Continuing on our southern travels this week we visited the LSU Rural Life Museum. The largest collection of materials from 19th century Louisiana is safely contained in three unique areas of the property. Here is a small sampling of what there is to see at this fun museum. Enjoy! For more Wordless Wednesday fun please… Continue reading LSU Rural Life Museum (Wordless Wednesday)

Homeschool, Homeschool Reviews

Are Your Kids Ready for a Great Canadian Adventure?

As a Canadian homeschooling family, we are always on the lookout for fun and interactive ways to learn about our country and its rich history. When I was offered the opportunity to review Canadian People and History from The Great Canadian Adventure Company I was eager to jump at the chance. Subscription Kit This new subscription kit… Continue reading Are Your Kids Ready for a Great Canadian Adventure?

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An Afternoon at Space Center Houston {Wordless Wednesday}

Continuing with our "field trip" pictures for Wordless Wednesday this week I'm posting some photos from our visit to Space Center Houston last weekend. EJ had lots of fun joining in with one of the presentations and going inside one of the original 747s that transported the space shuttles back from California to Florida. They… Continue reading An Afternoon at Space Center Houston {Wordless Wednesday}

Wordless Wednesday

An Afternoon at Vermilionville {Wordless Wednesday}

Continuing our travels in the south we decided to make a visit to Vermilionville in Lafayette, Louisiana. This historic village demonstrates Acadian, Native American, Creole, and African folklife cultures. (We had learned about the Acadians at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, you can see some photos of the presentation on the Wordless Wednesday post from… Continue reading An Afternoon at Vermilionville {Wordless Wednesday}