Just like always I bite off more than I can chew. As we continue searching for our homeschooling groove we’re trying out different approaches to see what works. With that said, I thought I’d give you an idea of some things I’m hoping to do this month with our June … Continue reading
This year, the Nebraska Renaissance Faire was the girl’s first taste of going back in time to meet the queen, attend a jousting match and snack on a deliciously smoked turkey leg. They had a blast!
I’m addicted to homeschool blogs. I find them everywhere, Pinterest, Bloglovin, random web searches for the information and activities I need. They are everywhere and they are awesome. I decided, because of my love of awesome homeschooling blogs I would create the Wednesday Website Shout Out. I don’t know if I’ll … Continue reading
**I would like to thank Nikolas Baron, from Grammarly, for sharing this guest post on awesome free writing resources.** Getting back into a homeschooling routine after a long weekend can be difficult, especially when our focus for the day is on developing writing skills. While children always love the ability to express themselves, … Continue reading
Last Friday after the we returned from our mini impromptu Colorado vacation, we rested up for a few hours, then headed out to Joslyn Art Museum to see Jeff Corwin present for the Nebraska Science Festival. I told you about those tickets back in March, and I’m so glad we got … Continue reading
It’s that time again! Time for the monthly writing prompts for kids. Here are some ideas to get the creativity flowing from young and old alike. Have fun and remember, the sky’s the limit.
I’ve been visiting the Henry Doorly Zoo every year for at least the past 25 years. I can honestly say I love this zoo. I may be biased, however it ranks as one of the top zoo’s in both the nation and the world, so my bias is well supported. … Continue reading
Libraries are one of our top resources for finding educational materials. There is such a variety and amount of information it would take a lifetime to consume every bit of material. Every library is different. Some have more resources than others, but they all have something educational. Librarians will also … Continue reading
When my husband and I got married I wanted nothing more than to ride in a hot air balloon during our honeymoon. Thanks to the weather that almost didn’t happen, but we managed it and I’ve loved them ever since.
Geocaching is one of my favorite activities! Exploring, adventure, fresh air! What more could you ask and you get it all with this modern day treasure hunting activity!