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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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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Teach Me Some Greek

Hey, Andrew! Teach Me Some Greek! – Level 2 Review

Recently, our family has been introduced to Hey, Andrew! Teach Me Some Greek! – Level 2 set from Greek ‘n’ Stuff and have been very pleased with it.  You may also like » Hewitt Homeschooling Grade 2 Lightning Lit Set » Whistlefritz Educator’s Spanish Collection » Foreign Languages for Kids by Kids Spanish Hey, Andrew! …

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5th Grade Homeschool Curriculum Choices

This post contains affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more information It’s hard to believe that this year kicks off five years that we’ve been homeschooling and I’m getting ready to share with your our 5th grade curriculum choices for the 2017-2018 school year. With us homeschooling year-round, we’ve already been working through some …

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English on a Roll

For the upcoming school year, I decided to try something a little different when it comes to grammar. I wanted a program that I could not only use with both my boys, but one that would offer a hands-on approach. Through all my searching, I just wasn’t finding exactly what I was looking for. That …

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Tips for Traveling With Baby

Summer has arrived and a lot of us are starting to head out for vacation. For the most part, it’s pretty simple to travel with kids, but traveling with the baby gets pretty hectic.  Here are 7 tips for traveling with baby that have helped us over the years. Tips for Traveling with Baby Over …

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Edushape Travel Brix

We received product, press or compensation to facilitate this review. All opinions are our own. This post contains affiliate links. Read our disclosure policy for more information With summer coming to an end, a lot of us hitting the roads heading to the woods on a camping trip, or maybe even to the beach for …

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Homeschool Favorites | July 2017

It’s time for us to share our July Homeschool Favorites. You read that correctly. I said homeschool favorites for the month of July. The arrival of summer doesn’t mean that we’ve stopped learning. I always look for fun way to bring learning into our home. The three products listed below have won out for this …

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