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Watercolor Painted Flashcards to Boost Memory Retention for Kids!

We are using watercolors to add a splash of color to our Flashcards from our Trumpet of the Swan Study to increase memory retention, and it was just what we needed because Claire is getting really interested in practicing her vocabulary this week, so I wanted to encourage her with something a little bit different. Plus… Continue reading Watercolor Painted Flashcards to Boost Memory Retention for Kids!

Learning with MineCraft, Minecraft in the Homeschool, Our Homeschooling Space, Preschool Activities

How We Use Snap Cubes for Creative Writing with Our Preschooler – Using the BraveWriter Lifestyle

We have been using snap cubes in our homeschool for the last two years, and Logan loves to build all sorts of new characters for Minecraft with them. Now we are using the BraveWriter Lifestyle of writing, alongside his interests and seeing the most amazing results! When my youngest was 4 years old, I heard… Continue reading How We Use Snap Cubes for Creative Writing with Our Preschooler – Using the BraveWriter Lifestyle

Halloween, Our Homeschooling Space, Recipes

The Best No-Chill Sugar Cookie Recipe – Perfect for Any Holiday!

These cookies are a crowd pleaser and are perfect for any holiday, season or theme. We made them for Valentine's last year, as well as Christmas, and now for Pumpkin Week! Who has time for chilling dough anyhow? I sure don't! But, if you are making this dough ahead of time, or only want to… Continue reading The Best No-Chill Sugar Cookie Recipe – Perfect for Any Holiday!

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10 Watermelon Themed Crafts, Recipes + Books Your Kids Will Love

It's summertime and we love watermelon! In fact, we love eating it, reading about it, and creating crafts about it. Enjoy our top 10 Favorite Watermelon Themed Crafts, Recipes and Books Your Kids Will Love, perfect for summer! Watermelon Whoopie-Pies | My Heavenly Recipes Watermelon Themed Plastic Forks | Tikkido Duct Tape Watermelon School Supplies… Continue reading 10 Watermelon Themed Crafts, Recipes + Books Your Kids Will Love

Math Activities, Our Homeschooling Space

Math Books + Counters That We Use in Our Homeschool

Check out the Math Books + Counters that we use in our homeschool that helps with teaching math in a natural and relaxed way! I recently took a poll on Instagram, and 100% of you all said that you love to read books about math to your kids, and so do I! And today, I… Continue reading Math Books + Counters That We Use in Our Homeschool

Art in the Homeschool, Nature Art, Our Homeschooling Space

Setting up a Mud Kitchen in our Backyard for the Kids!

We have been Setting up a Mud Kitchen in Our Backyard for the Kids for them to play and create. Let me share with you what we have done so far! Clay Time is our Favorite Time Our kids love it, and so do I! Like when we made clay moons after reading Nonni's Moon… Continue reading Setting up a Mud Kitchen in our Backyard for the Kids!

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?Adventures In Italy’s Unit Study is Now Released! Ignite the Artist With Our Build Your Masterpiece Class for the Whole Family!

I am so pleased to announce that our first unit of the Build Your Masterpiece Class, the Adventures in Italy is now available in our Online Shop! After 1 year of product development, collaboration with our wonderful illustrator @erikabusse and over 50+beta testers, it’s finally here! Take a look inside our first unit of the… Continue reading ?Adventures In Italy’s Unit Study is Now Released! Ignite the Artist With Our Build Your Masterpiece Class for the Whole Family!

Book Reviews, Mother's Day, Our Homeschooling Space

10 Fantastic Children’s Books for Mother’s Day

This year, let's celebrate mother's day with a Fantastic Children's Book! Cuddle up with your kids to read one or all of our favorite books all about moms. Mother's Day is a fun time of year, where we get to indulge on ourselves just a bit and relax, but it's also a time for us to… Continue reading 10 Fantastic Children’s Books for Mother’s Day

Monthly Reading Themes, Our Homeschooling Space

May 2019’s Monthly Reading Themes – FREE Printable

May's Monthly Reading Themes for Pre-K to Grade 6 has just been released! Come and download your Reading Plan today, for free! Are you looking for a fabulous Themed Reading Calendar for Your Homeschool? Look no further! May's Monthly Reading Themes is here! A new monthly calendar will be released each month, full of wonderful… Continue reading May 2019’s Monthly Reading Themes – FREE Printable