Family Travel, Homeschool

The Seas: How Nemo and Friends Helped us Learn About Sharks

As I homeschool and travel with our grandson, E.J., I like to take advantage of the various learning resources available at museums, science centers, and other spots we visit. By checking out their websites ahead of time, I can put together notebooking pages or ideas on activities that will tie in with the topic(s) at… Continue reading The Seas: How Nemo and Friends Helped us Learn About Sharks

Homeschool Reviews

A New Year and New Review of SchoolHouseTeachers.com

As we begin the new Review Crew year and each of our new members is excitedly writing their first review of the Ultimate Annual Yearly Membership from SchoolhouseTeachers.com ~ (http://www.SchoolhouseTeachers.com/) I thought I would update my post from last year (you can find it here) and let you know a little about how we've continued to use this excellent resource… Continue reading A New Year and New Review of SchoolHouseTeachers.com

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}