F is for Fossils

Alright, I admit it.  I fudged the truth just a little. ALL fossils are fantastic to study!  Each and every one of them has a story to tell, and the more we learn about them, the more of the story we learn. When you pick up something and realize “this … Continue reading

D is for Dehydrating Bananas

What do you do when you buy a whole bunch of bananas on sale? Dehydrate them, of course! We’ve spent some time teaching the girls about hydration.  They know they have to drink water to stay hydrated and healthy. They know the body is made of water and we lose … Continue reading

C is for Cutting Practice Printables

My kids need some practice using scissors. I decided I’d try out my new Photoshop Elements and create some worksheets. These are the first worksheets I’ve made so don’t critique me too harshly!  I could use a little more practice, but the basic skills of cutting are addressed here, so … Continue reading

B is for Books to Read Together

Reading time with the kids is one of my favorite parts of the day. This isn’t the shorter stories we read for bedtime or through the day.  These are chapter books we’re reading together, usually in the mid afternoon when just enough energy has been spent to make us all … Continue reading

A is for April Writing Prompts for Kids

I know my girls aren’t quite to the point of writing for themselves just yet, but that doesn’t mean they don’t have a story to tell. Here is a list of writing or journal prompts for every day of the month of April. Kids of all ages can use them. … Continue reading