Online Art Lessons with Cross-Curricular Connections {ArtAchieve Level II Review)

I, personally, enjoy art much like my daughter. Even my boys have been enjoying it more. It’s surely not because I come up with a bunch of great ideas, though! Last summer we had the opportunity to share our review of online art lessons from ArtAchieve. We really enjoyed it and were looking forward to […]

A Fun Puzzle App with Bible Verses {Planet 316 Review}

We love puzzles around here. I don’t always love finding all the missing puzzle pieces, though. So, being able to do puzzles on an app is a great way to enjoy the challenge of a puzzle while also winding down. Daily Bible Jigsaw from Planet 316 offers great puzzles daily that include a Bible verse. […]

Apologia Readers in Residence Review

As someone who particularly loves language arts, I know reading is so much more than just written words on a page. It’s important to truly understand what you’re reading and learn from it. That’s what Readers in Residence Volume 1 (Sleuth) from Apologia Educational Ministries is all about! I was excited for the opportunity to […]

Learning Conversational Skills with Color My Conversation {Northern Speech Services Review}

Being a homeschool mom with special needs children I often try to weave therapy into our homeschool. I stay aware of their sensory needs and try to work on other areas like fine and gross motor skills and speech. I am definitely not a Speech-Language Pathologist, though, so I feel like although what I’m doing […]

4 Things That Make Castaway Bay Manageable for Single Parents

As I’m still learning to navigate life as a single parent, some fun ideas just don’t seem possible. The kids are getting stir crazy and we could definitely use a couple days of fun. The first thing that crosses my mind, though, is “can I manage that?” When I was invited for a review of […]

Creating a Masterpiece Review

Do you have children that love art? Do you have children that aren’t so fond of art? Is your family looking for something “more” in your homeschool art? I have a child that loves art, one that doesn’t like it at all, and one that’s indifferent (but still young). They all have completely different tastes […]

Language Arts with a Multisensory Approach {Eclectic Foundations Review}

Due to his special needs my youngest son (age 6) has learning challenges. Due to life challenges right now he has also experienced regression. It’s much like starting at the beginning. So I was excited to share ou Eclectic Foundations review. We have been using Eclectic Foundations Language Arts Level A four days per week […]

Learning Ohio History and Facts the Fun Way! {By the Way Book Series Review}

Although I was born and raised in Ohio I always find myself learning something new. That was most definitely the case as I read Ohio ~ Here We Come! from By the Way Book Series with the kids as well. Truth be told, I’ve generally not been all that excited about teaching History as it […]

Celebrating Breakfast Month is Fun with Krusteaz

Did you know February is National Hot Breakfast Month? Awesome, right? I don’t know about you, but we love breakfast foods in our house! A great way to ease the challenge of putting dinner on the table every night is to serve breakfast for dinner once a week. It can be a lot of fun, […]

Natural Dental Care with Himalaya Botanique

Probably one of the biggest challenges I have as someone who prefers natural products is finding natural dental care products. From wasteful plastic toothbrushes to toothpaste with questionable ingredients, it’s hard to sort through it all and find the ideal products! That is why I was excited to try the natural dental products offered by […]

Drink Healthier with this Glass Water Bottle from MIU COLOR

More attention has been brought to the fact that a lot of what we use every day isn’t good for us. We’ve also been learning more about what is good for us. When it comes to drink ware, glass is a good, healty option. Glass doesn’t contain harmful chemicals and is easy to disinfect. Plus, […]

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