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!
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
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!
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
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
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
Today I am going to share with you a really simple, easy and oh so yummy recipe ~ Pad Thai! We have been trying a lot of new meals this month and planning out our dinner. I have a few plans for breakfast and lunch. But I have yet to really plan out every meal… Continue reading Pad Thai Noodles with Chicken & Shrimp with Veggies Recipe
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
We have been following a meal plan for the last two weeks and it has been really great. We do a lot of prep work on Saturday and Sunday for weekly meals coming up and make plans for about 2, 3 weeks in advance. They do get switched around slightly but for the most part, we… Continue reading Our Homemade Pizza Day