Easy Fajitas – Kid Approved

A Dish for Even the Busiest of Nights We’ve all been there… busy nights, late baseball games, and not sure what to do for dinner, well these easy Fajitas are a lifesaver! My family and I love to go out to Mexican and at least some of us always order Fajitas, but eating out isn’t…

Family and Screen Time

Having Some Screen Time After a very long day the other day, we decided to go out for pizza, and somewhere after the breadsticks, but before the pizza… I sat there and looked at my family… One of my kids was on a phone, another was on a tablet, the other one was watching the…

St. Patrick’s Day Bingo

St. Patty’s Day Printable Bingo Fun St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner and like most holidays, I try to find small ways to have some fun… without going overboard… that is. So, as a fun activity, I made a St. Patrick’s Day Bingo game to take to co-op for the kids play over…

Fluffy Snow Slime Recipe

How to Make Snow Slime or Cloud Slime This winter we had some pretty cold days. The kind of days where the thought of going outside was just too much, so we had to find things to do around the house. The kids wanted to make some Snow Slime or what is also called Cloud…

Click Clack Moo Cows That Type

A Book Review by Emmy Here is Emmy’s book review of Click Clack Moo, Cows That Type written by Doreen Cronin (2010) *Parent’s Note – This is one of my favorite books, not because it is especially amazing or profound, it has no real moral story, it is just funny. I read this one to…

How to Cover Gray Roots Quickly

Sharpie to the Rescue! About 22 years ago I began to get gray hairs at the ripe old age of 17. I basically started dying my hair and haven’t looked back. My hair always grew pretty fast, that is until my last child, who is now 8, and since him my hair has changed. It…

Homemade Valentines for Valentine’s Day

Cute and Perfect for All Ages! As homeschoolers, we haven’t had the need to make valentines on a huge scale before. We’ve made a few, but we haven’t needed to make a classroom full. Last year (2017) we joined a homeschool co-op, where we meet once a week and do extra curricular classes… survival class,…

Pump Up Your Pancakes

Great Pancake Recipe Ok, so this one might not exactly be a recipe but it is a great way to pump up your favorite pancake recipe to a great pancake recipe! As fall approaches I find myself navigating to different flavors like pumpkin or cinnamon and warm delicious foods are my go to, that is…

Our Canadian Homeschool Study

Learning About Canada  Homeschool families study geography differently, some study by era (ancient, middle ages, and modern) and others study by a timeline, using inventions or other events to learn about places. We just picked a country and started studying… our first country was Canada. Canada is our friendly neighbor to the north and so…

Bucky Dinosaur Cowboy Book Review

A Book Review by Elijah  Bucky the Dinosaur Cowboy Here is Elijah’s book review of Bucky the Dinosaur Cowboy written by Kaye Cunningham (2004, 32 pages). *Parents note- This book is a great book for kids to not only learn about dinosaurs but to read more about how children can learn and accomplish things that…