This week's Five-Minute-Friday prompt is Routine. I had a tough time getting started so I decided to check the dictionary definition: After reading the second definition I knew what I would spend my five minutes writing about this afternoon. Start How many of us see the word routine and right away think of the mundane… Continue reading Who Says Routine Can’t be Special
As frequent visitors to Disney Parks, we appreciate the "bonus" programs they run at various locations. T he Wilderness Explorer program at Disney's Animal Kingdom is one of our favorites. Not only is this a fun activity for the whole family, it's free so your budget will love it. Kids (and adults, there is no… Continue reading Wilderness Explorers at Disney’s Animal Kingdom
As the forcast calls for ever more snow (even though it's the second day of spring) I decided to share some memories from a sunny day at Canaveral National Seashore in Florida. For more Wordless Wednesday posts click the photo below.
We've recently had the opportunity to review a selection of Á La Carte products from Home School in the Woods. I wasn't familiar with these products before we did this review so I did some research on their website and found that Home School in the Woods now offers many of their hands-on history projects… Continue reading Our Review of À La Carte Projects from Home School in the Woods
This weeks five minute Friday prompt is provide. As soon as I read this it took me back to my grandmother's kitchen where I remember listening to my mom and her sisters talking about a cousin who had, "married a man who never provided for her or their children." This was something I heard repeated… Continue reading Provide
For the past few weeks, we've been fortunate in having an opportunity to review the MathArt Online 4-Class Bundle from NatureGlo's eScience and I have to tell you our 11-year-old grandson says it's terrific (he asked me to be sure to include this in my review so everyone would know.) With four courses to choose from, EJ wanted… Continue reading My Review of NatureGlo’s eScience – MathArt Online
I recently received a copy of the video, “Taming the Lecture Bug and Getting Your Kids to Think” from Parenting Made Practical for review. In this video, parent educators Joey and Carla Link share their biblically based methods for communicating with your children and provide tips on tips on how you can tame your… Continue reading Taming the Lecture Bug Video – Review
This week's Five-Minute Friday word is tired. Well, I could say a lot about being tired (tired of winter, tired of all this snow...you understand) but I couldn't possibly top the exhaustion of our youngest daughter who has recently returned to work from her maternity leave. Having to get up early every morning and leave… Continue reading Tired Mommy
One of my favorite times of the day when we are traveling is that fleeting moment when sunset turns the sky into a beautiful piece of art. Here are a few of my favorites.
One of the things I find I struggle with is teaching our grandson to have a neat hand so I was pleased when asked to review the CursiveLogic Quick-Start Pack and The Art of Cursive from CursiveLogic. Between ADHD and Dyslexia, the poor boy does have trouble with both his printing and cursive lettering, sometimes… Continue reading My Review of the CursiveLogic Quick-Start Pack and The Art of Cursive