Lessons, busy bags, crafts, and product reviews for homeschooling.

Rosh Hashanah Cards

Make apple and thumb print Rosh Hashanah cards to give away for the new year! Kids love making and personalizing these fun cards. While I was perusing the internet and Pinterest for Rosh Hashanah ideas, I came across a lot of cute crafts using apples and bees (for […]

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Kool Aid Play Dough

Kool Aid play dough is a quick and easy way to make homemade play dough! Pick your favorite Kool Aid flavors, add a few pantry staples and you’ll have fresh, fruity play dough.   There are a lot of homemade play dough recipes on the internet and I’m […]

Staples Chromeboook

 Looking for the best netbook on the market? Check out the Acer Chromebook! Staples generously offered to send me a Chromebook to review in hopes that I could use it with the kids next school year.  We love netbooks, but I was a bit concerned about changing my […]

LEGO Club Magazine

I knew pretty much the minute that I found out I was pregnant with a boy that at some point in the next 13 years, I would end up with LEGOs in my home. It was inevitable. And secretly, I was pleased! I pretend to grumble along with […]

Babba Box

Winter break is quickly approaching and I know that for a lot of parents, keeping your kids occupied can be stressful.  Don’t worry – BabbaBox has your back.  Babba Boxes are themed-based boxes full of ideas, projects, and other activities to help you enjoy quality time with your […]

BelovedBooks_radio

So here’s my “I’m a homeschool mom failure” confession: I do not like reading aloud to my children.  In fact, it ranks right up there with emptying the dishwasher on my daily to do list.  Truth be told, my kids just do not get read to much.  The […]

Math Busy Book

I discovered busy bags a little over a year ago when I put together our first few bags.  The busy bags were such a hit that I then participated in a busy bag swap.  Thanks to that busy bag swap, we have spent the past year happily occupied […]

National Tax Training School

We spend a lot of time as homeschooling moms educating our children.  Usually we end up learning quite a lot, too.  Like the fact that  if you want an apple tree, you can’t just plant an apple seed (who knew?)!  But I think it’s important that every once […]

Zoo Whiz Review

Our school is year is trekking along very well.  Honestly, I’m quite surprised by how well it’s going! We are now solidly in to week 7 of school and all is well.   In addition to our main curriculum, I am supplementing with extra handwriting and phonics.  When all […]