Homeschool Reviews

Math-Whizz – Like Having Your Own Math Tutor {Our Review}

I am always on the lookout for new and fun ways of doing our homeschool work. Something simple that doesn't take a lot of time for me to set up and also convenient since we travel so often. When the opportunity came up for us to check out and review the 12-month subscription of Math-Whizz  from Whizz Education I… Continue reading Math-Whizz – Like Having Your Own Math Tutor {Our Review}

Blogging Through the Alphabet, Recipes

X is for Xmas Fruit Cake {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

When I decided to use recipes to blog through the alphabet I kept getting stuck on the letter x. There are just not many recipes that begin with this letter but then one afternoon I was doing some planning for our Christmas trip to Louisiana and it came to me...Xmas is a somewhat common abbreviation… Continue reading X is for Xmas Fruit Cake {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

Blogging Through the Alphabet, Recipes

W is for Wiggly Worms in Dirt {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

For the past couple of weeks, our littlest grandson has been showing a great interest in helping out in the kitchen. Of course, at 18 months this means eating the ingredients and getting his hands messy for the most part but I thought I would find another recipe that he could sink his teeth (and… Continue reading W is for Wiggly Worms in Dirt {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

Wordless Wednesday

The Spiral Tunnels and the Big Hill {Wordless Wednesday}

Many of my readers know that hubby has been a locomotive engineer for more than 30 years. He drives his trains through the Spiral Tunnels and the Big Hill in the Rocky Mountains. EJ and I recently went for a drive and managed to catch sight of papa's train managing its way through this marvel… Continue reading The Spiral Tunnels and the Big Hill {Wordless Wednesday}

Blogging Through the Alphabet, Recipes

V is for Vicky’s Favorite Spaghetti Pie {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

When our girls were young I was always looking for recipes that were family friendly and easy on the budget. Being easy to prepare ahead of time was a plus as was using up leftovers in a creative way. For our family, Spaghetti Pie hit all of the marks. I have never been able to… Continue reading V is for Vicky’s Favorite Spaghetti Pie {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

Homeschool, Homeschool Reviews, Uncategorized

The Brinkman Adventures: Season 6 {My Review}

 How many of you remember listening to radio dramas with your parents or grandparents? I know I do. Even though I was born after most of these disappeared from the airwaves, a few stations continued to run them on Sunday evenings. Plus, you could order them on cassette tape (and later CDs). My fond memories… Continue reading The Brinkman Adventures: Season 6 {My Review}

Blogging Through the Alphabet, Recipes

U is for Ursula’s Octopus Cupcakes {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

With it being October all thoughts are turning to Thanksgiving and Halloween. With this in mind, my recipes have taken that turn as well. Here is a fun little recipe I found on the Disney Family website. (I made a few little changes.) Ursula's Octopus Cupcakes Ingredients Cupcakes (we used premade ones from our local… Continue reading U is for Ursula’s Octopus Cupcakes {Blogging Through the Alphabet}

Homeschool, Homeschool Bible Curriculum, Homeschool Reviews

Books of the Bible At-a-Glance from Teach Sunday School {My Review}

  It can be tough to keep kids interested during Bible Study depending on the Book they are reading at the time so I was intrigued when we had the opportunity to review  Books of the Bible At-a-Glance from Teach Sunday School. This PDF collection of information sheets contain interesting information and fun facts about all 66 Books… Continue reading Books of the Bible At-a-Glance from Teach Sunday School {My Review}

Homeschool Reviews

Forensic Faith for Kids and Case Makers Academy {My Review}

If there is one thing that EJ loves more than most anything else it's solving a good mystery. He loves watching programs like the Garage Sale Mysteries on television, trying his best to find the solution before we find out at the end of the show. Knowing this, when an opportunity came up for us… Continue reading Forensic Faith for Kids and Case Makers Academy {My Review}