Homeschool, Homeschool Bible Curriculum, Homeschool Reviews

Dinosaurs and Geology from Northwest Treasures {My Review}

As regular readers of my blog know, EJ loves dinosaurs and likes to learn everything he can about them so when we were asked to review Taking the Mystery out of Geology and Dinosaurs and the Bible from Northwest Treasures we were happy to have a look.   Starting off with the video, Taking the Mystery out of Geology,… Continue reading Dinosaurs and Geology from Northwest Treasures {My Review}

Homeschool, Homeschool Reviews

No Longer Little: Parenting Tweens with Grace and Hope {My Review}

This review is a bit of a change in pace for me, I received an electronic copy of No Longer Little: Parenting Tweens with Grace and Hope from Great Waters Press for myself to read and review. I'm so used to working with EJ on curriculum reviews it was nice to have this one for myself. As soon as… Continue reading No Longer Little: Parenting Tweens with Grace and Hope {My Review}

Blogging Through the Alphabet, Uncategorized

J is for Jessica…and her sauce for ham! {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

Okay, so this week isn't technically a J recipe but it is what we call this simple and delicious mustard sauce for ham. Our girls tried it at her house one night and they were sold. It's been referred to as Jessica's ham sauce ever since. Even Jess herself can't remember where she got the… Continue reading J is for Jessica…and her sauce for ham! {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

Homeschool, Homeschool Reviews

The Scavengers Book Study Guide {My Review}

This month we have had the pleasure of reviewing The Scavengers - eGuide from Progeny Press. This book study is meant for middle school ages children so some of the concepts were a bit new to EJ, having just finished 5th grade but he still enjoyed it. One of the fun options for this book study is the interactive… Continue reading The Scavengers Book Study Guide {My Review}

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… Continue reading I is for Idaho Potato Pancakes – Blogging Through the Alphabet

Calgary Stampede, Calgary Stampede Parade, Family Travel

Horses and Cowboys on 9th Avenue? Must be the Calgary Stampede Parade!

For those of us who are native to Calgary waking up just as the sun is breaking through on the horizon is not unusual. We're used to working with folks in the East who are two hours ahead of us so we do it (but maybe don't like it all that much). Of course, there… Continue reading Horses and Cowboys on 9th Avenue? Must be the Calgary Stampede Parade!