Family Travel, Homeschool

Vacation Pics from our Budding Photographer

Our grandson has always shown an interest in taking pictures. I can remember buying him his first little VTech camera (it was orange) when he was only a toddler. Since then, many different pocket cameras have come and gone. Some ate batteries so fast it was less expensive to purchase something new; others that decided… Continue reading Vacation Pics from our Budding Photographer

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It’s the Little Things That Help Get You Through

Things have been a bit upside down in our family for the past few weeks with it seeming like everyone in the family was taking turns coming down with the flu.First, it was EJ and me during the last few days of our visit to Nevada. Sadly it caused us to cancel visits with friends… Continue reading It’s the Little Things That Help Get You Through

Family Travel, Homeschool

A Pre-Christmas Family Visit to Las Vegas – Part One

I can't tell you how many times I've had friends comment to me that they had never thought of Las Vegas as a family-friendly vacation spot. One, in particular, was amazed to see our vacation photos from Death Valley National Park and Red Rock Canyon. She is an avid hiker and had never thought of… Continue reading A Pre-Christmas Family Visit to Las Vegas – Part One

Homeschool, Homeschool Reviews, Online Learning

SchoolhouseTeachers.com Review 2018

*This post contains affiliate links. 2018 is shaping up to be an exciting year. I recently joined The Old Schoolhouse Homeschool Review Crew where I will get to try out homeschool products and share my thoughts about them with you. I rely on reviews by other homeschool moms when I am considering new purchases so… Continue reading SchoolhouseTeachers.com Review 2018

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Throwback Thursday: A Village of Christmas Past at the Clark County Museum

I have a tree just like this at homeWe're heading home for Christmas now from our road trip to Las Vegas and Boulder City and starting to see snow on the mountain tops and on the sides of the road. This does NOT make me a happy camper.  No, although I was born in Calgary,… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: A Village of Christmas Past at the Clark County Museum

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On the 12th Day of Blogmas Challenge – Christmas Memories

*I originally posted this last year during a Blogmas challenge I was participating in but the Christmas memories remain the same and continue to gather in my heart and mind. Here we are on the last day of the 12 Days of Blogmas challenge and I have managed to post every day. Hurray for me!… Continue reading On the 12th Day of Blogmas Challenge – Christmas Memories