Scholastic Branches: HERO DOG! (Hilde Cracks the Case #1)

I am hosting a giveaway in partnership with Scholastic. This post contains affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more information Title: Hero Dog! (Hilde Cracks the Case #1 )| Scholastic Branches |Author: Hilde Lysiak  | Illustrator: Joanne Lew-Vriethoff | Publication Date:September 12 | Age Range:6-8 | Grade Level:1-3 Our family was first introduced to …

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september read alouds

Our Favorite September Read Alouds

This post contains affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more information Today I’m going to be sharing with you some of our favorite September read alouds. September is simply one of my favorite months. The days start getting a tad shorter, the air becomes crisp and cool, and the leaves start to gently fall …

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Shark Bite! Game Night

Take a BITE out of Game Night with Shark Bite!

I received this product for free from Goliath Games & Pressman Toy to use and post my honest opinions. This page contains affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more information Game night is a night we look forward to in our house. It’s hard to beat spending quality time with family without the distractions …

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Getting Rewards For Diaper Purchases

This post contains affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more information With having twins, every second counts.  It’s hard to find the time, or even remember to jump online to enter a Pampers code when your pack of diapers arrive at the door.  That’s why we love the new Pampers app.  It makes it …

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bloom BABY Sensitive Wipes for Sensitive Bottoms

This post contains affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more information If there’s one thing I’ve learned over the years from changing diapers, is that they can be sensitive to some of the craziest things. We recently were introduced to bloom BABY Sensitive Wipes for our twin boys. One has extremely sensitive skin so …

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Catch the fox

Have A Goliath Game Night with Catch the Fox

What do you when you do when you have 1 fox and 21 chickens show up for game night?  You invite them to play the new Catch the Fox game from Goliath of course! We received a sample of this game in exchange for our honest opinion. Uh Oh – The Fox is in the hen house! …

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Solar Eclipse Fun – Homeschool Weekly Wrap-Up

For this week’s Homeschool Weekly Wrap-Up I have three words, Solar Eclipse Fun! Do I really need to say more? We’ve been counting down the weeks until we this event. Living in Western North Carolina, we were in the path of totality so naturally, we too his as a learning opportunity. All the educational events …

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Virginia Creeper Trail

10 Fun Fall Activities for Families

Just by walking outside this time of year it’s easy to see that fall is just around the corner, which means it’s time to start planning fall activities. Being one of our favorite seasons, we can’t help but look forward to the cooler weather, changing leaves, fall festivals and more! Here are 10 of our …

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Weruva Wants to Know How Much Your Feline Friend Loves Gravy

Happy Healthy Cat Month kicks off in September, and there’s no better time than not do address the “cat in the room” – and I’m talking about your feline friend’s diet. Weruva wants to know how much your feline friend loves gravy, and I’ll be the first to admit my cat’s diet isn’t “purr”fect. Kitty …

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Yookidoo® Discovery Playmat Is A Must Have For Babies

With all the products on the market it can easily become overwhelming when decided what to purchase for baby. Looking back to when I first became a mom, I admit that there were things I purchased that I could have done without, but then again there was things that I couldn’t live without at home …

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Add Fun to Geography with the Ravensburger 3D Globe Puzzle

This post contains affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more information. I received the Ravensburger 3D Puzzleball free of charge in exchange for my honest opinion. Puzzles are such a wonderful educational tool from early childhood through adult years. By using puzzles, we learn cognitive skills, problem solving and so much more. That’s why as …

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Weekly Homeschool Wrap-Up ~ Kicking Off A New School Year

First Day of School! This was the week that we were finally able to kick-off our first full week of school for the 2017-2018 school year. After the slight set back last week, we are ready to go on Monday morning. I now officially have a 2nd and 5th grader. Traditionally for the first day …

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Learning Resources Primary Science Outdoor Discovery Set

Being a homeschooling family, I’m always on the lookout for products that encourage fun hands-on learning in our homeschool and admit that I might get a tad excited when I can find a product that not only goes together with what we’re currently studying, but one that I know we will use time and time again. …

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Craft-tastic String Art II Outer Space Kit

As part of our summer homeschool lessons we decided to do a unit study on space and the solar eclipse. We have had such an amazing time learning about space! One of the products that I used when it came to fun, hands-on activities was The Craft-tastic String Art II Outer Space Kit from Timberdoodle. In fact, …

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Weekly Homeschool Wrap-Up

As many know, life never goes as planned and that holds true for this past week. This week should have been our first official week to kick off our 2017-2018 school year.  With everything planned out and ready the dreaded “S” word decided to strike our family.  Yes, that’s right…Davis woke up not feeling well at …

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