Summertime Learning

Summertime Learning

Summertime Learning Do you take the summer off from schooling or do you follow a different schedule?  We take the month of July off from academics and start back the beginning of August with a three day schedule along with lots of day trips and other learning activities. Summertime Learning doesn’t have to be just […]

Coach Handbag Giveaway

Coach Purse Giveaway

Welcome to our Coach Purse Giveaway Which of us busy parents couldn’t use a beautiful and red Coach purse? I thought so! I like to keep my purse separate from my school bag when I’m running errands or to co-op with the kids. This is perfect to sling over my shoulder as I’m heading out […]

My Mother’s Quilts {Book Review}

My Mother’s Quilts {Book Review}

My Mother’s Quilts {Book Review}   I grew up around ladies that loved to sew. They got together and worked on their projects once a week and came together to create to special gift when one of their group had something wonderful or tragic happen in their lives. I can remember learning to sew on […]

Wise Guys {Book Review}

Wise Guys: Unlocking Hidden Wisdom from the Men Around You

Wise Guys: Unlocking Hidden Wisdom from the Men Around You I think it is the genetic makeup of men to want to figure it out on their own. I also think that being willing to allow other men to instruct you takes a special relationship. Women don’t seem to have this struggle. We run, don’t […]

FREE 3 LITTLE PIGS READING COMPREHENSION PACK

FREE 3 LITTLE PIGS READING COMPREHENSION PACK

FREE 3 LITTLE PIGS READING COMPREHENSION PACK Little ones love to hear stories! Whether it be nursery rhymes or fairy tales, they love to hear stories told to them! As they grow up teaching them to read will be more fun when we use the stories that they’ve grown up loving!

Free 15-Minute Music Lesson on Birds in Classical Music (with printables)

Free 15-Minute Music Lesson on Birds in Classical Music (with printables)

Free 15-Minute Music Lesson on Birds in Classical Music (with printables)   Did you know that many composers throughout the centuries have composed music to sound like birds chirping, tweeting, and singing? Here is a new 15-minute Music Lesson on Birds in Classical Music to teach your kids all about it!  

Free Teddy Bear Writing Prompts

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Free Teddy Bear Writing Prompts Children of all ages love teddy bears, they provide comfort and wonderful snuggles! Take your children’s love for teddy bears and use it to encourage them to write! Writing my not be their favorite school subject, but when they’re given fun writing prompts it can become easier and more fun!

Free Bedtime Coloring Pages

Free Bedtime Coloring Pages

Free Bedtime Coloring Pages Bedtime can be one of the most difficult times for parents and kids! Settling down for the evening is not an easy thing for kids to do, especially if they have high energy! Creating a bedtime routine that helps calm your children down ahead of time is a great way to […]

Free Frog Life Cycle Resources

Free Frog Life Cycle Resources

Free Frog Life Cycle Resources Check out over 70 free resources related to frogs and frog life cycle that Something 2 Offer has gathered for homeschool families. She has free printables, activities, crafts, gross motor ideas, worksheets, sensory bins and lots of resources you won’t want to miss!

Free Airplane Color by Letter & Sight Word Pages

Free Airplane Color by Letter & Sight Word Pages

Free Airplane Color by Letter & Sight Word Pages Airplanes are loved by kids of all ages! The thought of soaring up into the sky, high up into the clouds is a thrill like none other! While kids can’t be pilots, they can dream of becoming one in the future! If your kids love airplanes […]

The League and The Lantern: A Rip-Roaring Adventure Series

The League and The Lantern: A Rip-Roaring Adventure Series

The League and The Lantern: A Rip-Roaring Adventure Series Do your children take a break over the summer or just a lighter load? We take a couple of weeks off and then start back with a lighter load. We also have a summer reading list and a weekly book club. Let me tell you about […]

Rocky Mountain Homeschool Conference

Rocky Mountain Homeschool Conference

Rocky Mountain Homeschool Conference Considering homeschooling or just getting started? Come to the largest home education event in the region! Join thousands of others at the Rocky Mountain Homeschool Conference for three days full of home education and Christian family discipleship workshop sessions (90+ workshops with 25+ speakers), a huge curriculum fair (with 200+ vendor […]

Quiz: Find your Homeschooling Style

Quiz: Find your Homeschooling Style

Quiz: Find your Homeschooling Style   There are so many ways to homeschool and so many curriculum options. If you don’t know where to start, this quiz from Letters from Nebby will get you on the right track. With 16 approaches to homeschooling considered and links to resource lists, you are sure to find what […]

Living Books on the American West

Living Books on the American West

Living Books on the American West   Nebby shares with us once again the living books she has used in her homeschool. The topic this time is the American West in the latter half of the 19th century including such topics as cowboys, railroads, conservation and the settlement of the plains. Books from elementary through […]

Potty Training Tips

Potty Training Tips

Potty Training Tips Being a mom of seven children you would think Potty Training would be an old hat. This mom has been potty training little ones since before there ever was such a thing as Pull-Ups® Training Pants! However, over the years I have learned that each child is different and something like Potty Training […]