Spend the Day at Castaway Bay {Enter to Win 4 Day Passes!}

Spend the Day at Castaway Bay Giveaway

Spend the Day at Castaway Bay Giveaway Sponsored by Castaway Bay Hosted by Pea of Sweetness Castaway Bay is Cedar Point’s 38,000-square-foot indoor waterpark loaded with water activities for all ages, a day spa, fitness center, 6,000-square-foot state-of-the-art arcade, a craft and child activity center, three restaurants, retail shops, adjacent marina and space for meetings, […]

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4 Things That Make Castaway Bay Manageable for Single Parents

4 Things That Make Castaway Bay Waterpark 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 […]

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Creating a Masterpiece Review

Creating a Masterpiece Review Level 1

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 […]

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Language Arts with a Multisensory Approach {Eclectic Foundations Review}

Eclectic Foundations Review Level A

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 […]

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

Learning Ohio History with By the Way Book Series

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 […]

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Congrats Giveaway Winners!

Congrats

Yay! Congrats winners! I love to celebrate with my winners, so if you won something that was hosted by Pea of Sweetness be sure to post a picture to my Facebook Wall or send it to me so I can add it to the Winner’s Circle! I know what you’re thinking – there haven’t been […]

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Celebrating Breakfast Month is Fun with Krusteaz

Breakfast Night 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, […]

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Top 5 Posts of 2016

Top 5 Posts for 2016

I still can’t believe it’s 2016 – let alone nearing the end of February. I mean, really? Time seems to fly by more quickly each year it seems! I still haven’t posted my top posts of 2016 yet! As I’ve shared a little, 2016 was a pretty challenging year. I tried to make the most […]

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Trees and the Environment {With Infographic}

Trees benefits - Trees and the Environment

Did you know that one tree keeps a family of four alive for one year? Many of us do appreciate trees, but sometimes we can forget just how important they are in our lives. 20 million new trees would provide us with 260 million tons of oxygen and remove 10 million tons of CO2 from […]

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Times Table the Fun Way {Times Alive Review}

Times Alive Review

My kids are very different learners, but if there is anything they agreed on last year it was that they don’t like multiplication. Needless to say, when I was presented with the opportunity to share a Times Alive review, I was definitely excited! Times Alive offers online lessons with animated songs and stories to learn […]

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Our Homeschool Curriculum Picks for 2017

Our Homeschool Curriculum Picks for 2017

Probably the question I get asked most often is “What homeschool curriculum do you use?” I have to admit, I find it amusing because I think I get asked this question from people who don’t homeschool just as often than those who do. Regardless who is asking, it’s a question that stops me in my […]

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