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Life Skills, Recipes

Life Skills In the Kitchen: How to Make These 4 Kitchen Staples!

We use these 4 Kitchen Staples regularly with treats and baking and are a must-have in your pantry, but wouldn't it be fun to know how to make them yourself? Here are some great YouTube Videos to watch with your kids to learn how to make them yourself! This is on our plan for helping… Continue reading Life Skills In the Kitchen: How to Make These 4 Kitchen Staples!

Homeschool MOM Zone, My Homeschool Diaries, Recipes

We Made Halloween Rice Krispy Treats

Mixing up some Halloween treats today! My littlest one wanted to help the most and we counted by tens up to 40 marshmallows and he stirred it all up! Then he helped put in the Rice Krispies and had a little taste along the way. I love how the melted marshmallows make little webs at… Continue reading We Made Halloween Rice Krispy Treats

FREE Printables, Homeschool MOM Zone, Inspiration

My 5 Homeschooling Energy Saving Tips + a Free Printable!

Energy is a unique thing because it is not easily something we can see lost or gained, merely felt and enjoyed. Harnessing the energy to push on or to change the pace in your Homeschool day requires energy. Energy for the tasks we as multi-tasking moms know far too well. But perhaps, the goal of… Continue reading My 5 Homeschooling Energy Saving Tips + a Free Printable!

Snack Time Storage Solution
Homeschool Organization, Life Skills, Simple Meal Plans

Snack-Time Storage Solution to Promote Independence & Life Skills

  Do you hear that? The sounds of whining and moaning in the distance? No? Oh, I guess it's just my kids that are constantly crying out with hunger throughout the day! I was in search of a solution, and I think we have found it! Read on to see what it is... Are you… Continue reading Snack-Time Storage Solution to Promote Independence & Life Skills

Freezer Meals
Recipes

Freezer Meals ~ Awesome Chicken Fajitas with Spanish Rice

  Awesome Chicken Fajitas served with Veggies + Spanish Rice, a wonderful Freezer Meal 5 chicken thighs, thinly sliced Salt & Pepper Marinade for Chicken: 1/4 cup Olive Oil 1/ cup Veg Oil (Sunflower) 1 handful (1/4 cup) of Fresh Parsley or 1 TBSP of Dried Parsley 1 handful (1/4 cup) of Fresh Basil or 1… Continue reading Freezer Meals ~ Awesome Chicken Fajitas with Spanish Rice

Life Skills, Meal Planning, Recipes

How To Make Focaccia Bread ~ A Great Homeschool Lesson

When we had our Home-made Pizza day, we also did Focaccia Bread while we were waiting for the balls to rise the 2 hours. It was a food-prep day that day, where we encourage our kids to learn some life skills of cooking. I watched this video from Jamie and Gennaro on How To Make Focaccia… Continue reading How To Make Focaccia Bread ~ A Great Homeschool Lesson

Inspiration

The Value of Listening to other Homeschooling Mom’s for Inspiration

Today I wanted to talk about the value of listening to others who Homeschool, to gain inspiration and learning from one another. I have so many of you who I have met over this last year of homeschooling, through the field trips, and meeting on the Facebook page, and it has really been a great… Continue reading The Value of Listening to other Homeschooling Mom’s for Inspiration