Book Inspired Recipes, Book Reviews

Cook Me A Story: Hansel + Greggtel’s Cookies

Cook Me a Story is a children's storybook and cookbook combined! Whip up some tasty snacks, drinks and treats with your kids while you read these fairytale 'recipes'! Written by Bryan Kozlowski, who studied food history and folklore, among graduating from the Culinary Institue of America. Bryan is a passionate champion of “lit wit” – bringing… Continue reading Cook Me A Story: Hansel + Greggtel’s Cookies

Book Reviews

Boost Your Children’s Confidence with the Inner Rainbow Project ABC’s Book & Chakra Girls Cards

Bring positivity into your homeschool with this ABC book of confidence by Sara Carly Mentlik, perfect for your morning basket! With all the books and crafts we have been enjoying during this month of February, we have been focusing on love, kindness, and good thoughts. As Valentine's Day has come and gone, I was hoping… Continue reading Boost Your Children’s Confidence with the Inner Rainbow Project ABC’s Book & Chakra Girls Cards

Book Inspired Recipes, Recipes

Valentine’s Day Cookies & Learning Resources

Share the love with our no-chill sugar cookie recipe, perfect for Valentine's Day, plus 10 learning Resources you will love ❤️ Valentine's Day is tomorrow...And the diverse children's book  "Love is..." by Deirdre Pecchinoni Cummings, and Erika Busse, that we have recently reviewed, has brought the joy of sharing love into our homeschool in the most… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Cookies & Learning Resources

Art in the Homeschool, Art Projects, Book Inspired Activities, Recycled Art Projects

Heart Tree Mixed-Media Art Project + Free Writing Prompt!

This Valentine's Day, make a beautiful Heart Tree Mixed-Media Art Project, inspired by the diverse children's book "Love is" by Deirdre Pecchioni Cummings. With Valentine's Day soon approaching, I wanted to read "Love is" again, since we recently did a book review for it, and my soon to be 5-year-old was happy to pick it… Continue reading Heart Tree Mixed-Media Art Project + Free Writing Prompt!

Art in the Homeschool, Hands-On Learning, Recycled Art Projects

15 Recycled Art Projects Your Kids Will Love

So you have your recycled items collected, stored, and ready to go. Now what? We recently changed the way we organize our recycling for our kids to use in art projects, and I wanted to share some great ideas for art projects with recycled materials! Having the supplies is one thing, but the ideas to… Continue reading 15 Recycled Art Projects Your Kids Will Love

Art in the Homeschool, Recycled Art Projects

12 Tips to Manage Recycled Materials in Your Homeschool

Recycling bin overflowing? Kids want to create but the mess freaks you out? Manage your recycled materials in your Homeschool with these 12 Tips and start creating today! Art Time is my favorite time in our homeschool. I have always loved art and I wanted to give my children the opportunity to explore art in… Continue reading 12 Tips to Manage Recycled Materials in Your Homeschool

Recipes

Polar Vortex Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

The smell of cinnamon rolls baking is really is one of the best smells and they have been a warm delight! With the crazy cold Polar Vortex hitting us right now, we have been staying warm by making these delicious Cinnamon Rolls, and it has never been easier! Every once in a while I get… Continue reading Polar Vortex Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

Book Reviews, Instagram Giveaways + Challenges

It’s Giveaway Time! Poo In the Zoo + Glow in the Dark Glue

IT’S GIVEAWAY TIME! We have recently reviewed "Poo in the Zoo" by Steve Smallman, and we made the best Glowing Poo Slime!  We wanted to share the joy this book brings, with one lucky follower! Come and enter to win this book for your home library this weekend! The Winner will receive one copy of “Poo… Continue reading It’s Giveaway Time! Poo In the Zoo + Glow in the Dark Glue

Book Inspired Activities, Book Reviews

Poo in the Zoo Book Review + Claire’s Glowing Poo Slime

Have you heard of Poo in the Zoo? One of the many books we love from British Author Steve Smallman is called Poo in the Zoo. With its lyrical verse and animal scat imagery, Poo in the Zoo has ignited the joy of reading poetry and learning about animals in my kids! You and your… Continue reading Poo in the Zoo Book Review + Claire’s Glowing Poo Slime

Book Inspired Activities, Book Reviews, Play Dough Kits, Playdough Activities, Preschool Activities

Coconut Sand Play Dough Kit + “My Trip to the Beach” Book Review

Kids will love learning about the beach with this Coconut Sand Play Dough Kit + diverse children's Book "My Trip to the Beach" by Deirdre Pechioni Cummings and Erika Busse. Take a trip to the beach, without leaving the comfort of your home. The diverse children's book "My Trip to the Beach" by Deirdre Pecchioni… Continue reading Coconut Sand Play Dough Kit + “My Trip to the Beach” Book Review