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[…]

Music Together Review

Music has always been a very big part of my life. I grew up singing to my dad’s Beach Boys and Neil Diamond tapes, moved on to Broadway musicals in middle school, show choir in high school and then studied vocal performance in college.   Imagine my surprise when[…]

This year my husband and I have decided to make a concerted effort to celebrate Jewish Biblical holidays in our home.  We’ve been having some pretty deep discussions about being more intentional with our family traditions.  One thing we decided to do is celebrate Old Testament festivals throughout[…]

Pony Bead Suncatcher

Keep the kids busy melting pony beads to create colorful and fun suncatchers! This is an inexpensive and fun craft that kids of all ages will enjoy creating.   Last week we were studying the letter “S” and “s is for sun” as part of our homeschool lessons.[…]

  Like most kids, my children enjoy spending some time playing on the computer.  My husband and I have had lengthy discussions regarding the use of technology in educating our children.  We’ve come to the conclusion that whether we like it or not, technology is here to stay[…]