Our Positive Rock Garden

Spread The Love A few years ago, our community had positive rocks introduced… and it quickly became a phenomenon. Many communities had this happen and the concept was called different things, but in our community, Positive Rocks became a big hit. The Idea I have heard that this idea was created by many individuals, but…

Best Blueberry Pie Recipe

It’s Blueberry Season It’s blueberry season again, my kids just went with friends to do some blueberry picking and it reminds me of my first blueberry pie. Want Some Pie? So, here’s a funny story. I have always hated pie. If offered pie, I’d say “no thank you”. I’d tried different pies, apple, pumpkin, blueberry,…

The Honesty Poem

It’s a Character Thing One of the best parts of homeschooling is being able to have a hands on approach to what your children are learning! I do think that it is a homeschooling parent’s obligation to be devoted to that, which seems obvious, but there is a reason that homeschooling is sometimes met with…

Little Library – Update 2

It’s Done… We have the little library up… it actually went up last fall and I’ve neglected updating everyone about it!  For those of you that haven’t read about our Little Corner Library, check out these posts to get the backstory, but for those of you have… here is your update! We Didn’t Know What…

Easy Chicken Recipe

Quick, Easy, and Delicious In the quest to find family dinner favorites I have found one that not only works, but it is a super easy chicken recipe! I have 4 children, whom all don’t like the same things, but this is kid tested, my 15 year old actually said she prefers these to the…

Lessons From the Garden

Happy Accidents Growing up, we didn’t have much and by the time I was 13, I was a ward of the State. From that point on, I lived in many different situations, some amazing and some not, but I knew that one day I would have my own home and be able to make it…

Potato Pie Recipe

The Perfect Comfort Dinner So, during the colder months we absolutely love comfort foods, and this Potato Pie Recipe doesn’t disappoint! Honestly, this is a dinner I could eat anytime of the year, and it is something my family loves almost as much. This potato pie is very easy to make and doesn’t require a…

The Empowerment of Girls

The War on Boys Scrolling Facebook I came across an amazing picture of a little girl wearing softball cleats and a crown… and the story attached. I’ve seen a few senior pictures like this, a picture that shows the empowerment of girls… where a girl will wear a high heeled shoe on foot and a…

A Letter From the Easter Bunny

It’s Time to have some Easter Fun! Easter is an amazing time… it usually marks the beginning of Spring and gives us, especially us in the North, some hope of warmer weather. People celebrate Easter in many different ways… and often that includes adding the Easter Bunny into their celebrations… and with that they might…

Learning About the Solar System

Interactive Solar System Printable On a homeschool field trip, the kids and I were able to see a musical called Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System, which was a no brainer to see, because my kids love the Magic School Bus… both the older version and the new version. We had fun learning…