The Turtles are pushed to their limits in the new Tales of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Super Shredder DVD collection featuring episodes from season four and five. This awesome collection will be available for purchase on March 21st, so be sure to keep an eye out for it.
Learning Resources Magnetic Healthy Foods set has been an awesome addition to our homeschool health/wellness classes. This hands-on approach for introducing children to the concept of the 5 food groups and healthy meal planner has helped put into perspective what they should be eating in a day.
Have your kids started getting cabin fever this winter? Mine always start getting a little restless and using the word “bored” when we’ve been stuck indoors for a few days due the weather. Here are a few ways that I bust the boredom.
Title: Today I Feel… Author: Madalena Moniz Publisher: Harry N. Abrams Publication Date: March 16, 2017 Genre/Format: Picture Book Ages: 3-5 Synopsis: Soft, gentle watercolor paintings are the perfect complement to a book about feelings in Today I feel… In addition to being a book of feelings, Today I Feel is also an alphabet book, reinforcing the letter names and …
I received free product in exchange for my honest opinion. As always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Spring is fast approaching in North Carolina, and it’s time to brighten up the wardrobe and head outdoors! Our family is big on the outdoors, so for me comfort is a big and I get that …
If you read our week 23 update, you know that it was a rough week. That’s life and there isn’t much we can do about it. Homeschooling isn’t perfect and we all have our fair share of good weeks and bad weeks. Luckily, our bad streak didn’t last for long, and I’m happy to report that week 24 went pretty good. Maybe it was because the boys were excited to do their school work, or maybe it was because I promised I would take them to see the LEGO Batman Movie if they were good. Nevertheless, they did their work as expected and in the end I did take them to the movies. Read the rest of this entry »
Title: NOPE! A Tale of First Flight Author:Drew Sheneman Illustrator:Drew Sheneman Publisher:Viking Books for Young Readers Publication Date:January 17, 2017 Genre/Format:Picture Book Ages:3-5
The time has come for Little Bird to take flight. What could be waiting for him out in the world? A snarling wildcat? Vicious wolves? Hungry crocodiles?! “Nope!” he proclaims. Leaving the nest is not an option. But Mama Bird’s kisses and cuddles—and a swift but encouraging kick out of the nest—help the tiny bird soar.
Title: That’s Me Loving You Author: Amy Krouse Rosenthal Illustrator:Teagan White Publisher:Random House Books for Young Readers Publication Date:December 27, 2017 Genre/Format:Picture Book Ages:3-7
From the author of the New York Times bestseller I Wish You More comes a book that promises continuous love and makes the perfect gift for fans of Emily Winfield Martin’s The Wonderful Things You Will Be and those looking for something new to add to their shelves next to the classic The Runaway Bunny.
Parents and grandparents will delight in sharing this exuberant book with the children in their lives. Here is a songbook, a storybook, a poetry collection, and much more, all rolled into one. Read the rest of this entry »
It’s hard to believe that we are already on week 23 of our homeschool. This past week was one of those week. The ones where you find yourself praying for strength more than ever and questioning why you even homeschool in the first place. I felt like I was drowning and Friday wasn’t coming fast enough, but that’s life and those are obstacles that we face from time to time.Read the rest of this entry »
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It’s that time of year when we start seeing more colds, coughs, and sniffles going around. Here in North Carolina our weather is all over the place, which doesn’t help when it comes to trying to keep the kiddos healthy. Recently all this crazy got the best of my little guy and he wasn’t feeling very good at all. Luckily I have our Sick Just Got Real™ “Sick Day Survival Kit” up to date thanks to Target and Pfizer Pediatrics. Read the rest of this entry »
It’s time again for the list of our Homeschool Favorites!! These are our most used/loved products for the month. After much thought, I decided to only highlight 3-4 items every month. These are the products that we pulled and used more than others throughout the month. Let’s get started!! Read the rest of this entry »
Title: Play With Me Author: Michelle Lee Illustrator:Michelle Lee Publisher:G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers Publication Date:January 24, 2017 Genre/Format:Picture Book Ages:3-5
Pip likes to play. Actually, he LOVES to play. Especially with his best friend, Nico. Pip has lots of ideas: they can play ball, play hopscotch, play explorers – the possibilities are endless. Nico likes to play too – his cello, that is. Read the rest of this entry »
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Who is excited about the release of the new LEGO Batman Movie this weekend? I have two little boys that are beyond excited and are currently counting down the days until it hits the theaters on January 10. Read the rest of this entry »
Valentine’s Day is around the corner which means the time has come to pull out our beloved Valentine books. We have so many favorites we have collected over the years, but always look forward to adding new releases as well. Here is a list of some of our favorite Valentine themed books. Read the rest of this entry »
Not only do my boys love helping in the kitchen, but they also really enjoy watching cooking competitions, which is why they are counting down the days until the next MasterChef Junior airs. I’m always blown away by the young talen on this show, and have our DVR set to record the premiere on Fox at 8/7c on February 9.Read the rest of this entry »
Good morning everyone! First off, I want to apologize for not getting a post up on our week 21 update. Life happened and I just simply didn’t have the time. With that being said, this post is going to cover what we did in those two weeks. Let’s get started…… Read the rest of this entry »