Homeschool, Homeschool Reviews

Code for Teens {My Review}

  Anyone who knows me also knows that I like my computer to work for me, not the other way around so when we had the opportunity to review Code For Teens: The Awesome Beginner’s Guide to Programming (Volume 1) from Code for Teens I jumped at the chance. Having EJ learn coding will be a big help to him in the future…

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Blogging Through the Alphabet, Recipes

I is for Idaho Potato Pancakes – Blogging Through the Alphabet

Maybe it’s because I’m Irish…or perhaps it’s because I married a fellow whose family has deep roots in Prince Edward Island…or perhaps I just love potatoes because they are so versatile and inexpensive. Whatever the reason, for the second week in a row I am featuring pomme de terre (if I use their French name they sound fancier don’t they)…

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Homeschool Reviews

Bible Study Guide for All Ages {My Review}

We’ve had the opportunity to review the Advanced (5th & 6th grade) homeschool Bible lessons from Bible Study Guide For All Ages over the past few weeks. Of course, with summer’s arrival, we have been taking a lot of our learning outdoors and into nature so we tucked our pages into a binder, packed up our pencil case and Bible and found a nice…

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Blogging Through the Alphabet, Recipes

H is for Hash Brown Casserole {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

Type hash brown casserole into any search engine and you will likely come up with hundreds of recipes for this simple yet delicious dish. I always think of this as a southern dish since my favorite spots to enjoy it are cafes and restaurants that feature down-home southern-style menus. The Loveless Cafe kindly shares their Hashbrown Casserole recipe on their…

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Homeschool, Homeschool Reviews

The Master and His Apprentices Art History (My Review)

We’ve had the good fortune to receive a copy of The Master and His Apprentices: Art History from a Christian Perspective textbook and teacher’s guide created by The Master and His Apprentices to review. I had never heard about this company before but I have to say I have been impressed with the quality of their product. I don’t know about you but in…

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Homeschool

Summer Learning in our Homeschool

  Summer has arrived and with it the promise of lazy afternoons spent in the great outdoors. Whether we’re exploring nature in the stand of trees behind our house, watching for ducklings or goslings in the marsh or discovering new patches of wildflowers on the side of a country road, we love spending time together in the sunshine (and even…

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