In continuing our quilting journey together (let’s face it, mom is learning right along with her!), Punklies wanted to make a special birthday gift for a dear sweet friend of hers. They’ve been friends since before they turned 3! For the first time since then, we’ll be out of town for the birthday party, so […]
I come from a long line of quilters – some by necessity and some by choice, all of them talented! When one of my sweet girls showed an interest last Spring, we spent time working on a project and some basic sewing with my Nana. Fast forward almost a year, and spending Wednesday mornings assisting a […]
Most of you know we absolutely love Legos in our house – and we incorporate them almost daily into our homeschooling activities. For awhile now I’ve been looking for ways to expand the use of our favorite and well-loved Lego WeDo system beyond the Lego-provided activity packs and really wanted to incorporate Scratch, the free programming software […]
We love books! We love visiting far away places and learning new things without leaving the comfort of the couch. Occasionally, we a blessed to have learning expeditions – those amazing moments, whether planned or not, when we get to tie the adventures and information in our books to adventures in our lives! One of […]
I was web-surfing in search of fun Chemistry learning aides to supplement our homeschool science activities when I stumbled upon these little gems – my inner Chemical Engineer cheered! I don’t think I’ve been this excited since ACS released “Milli”-mole. 😉 I definitely see these becoming an addition to our fun manipulative collection.
I’ve had the privilege of teaching Lego-themed classes with my friend Jody for our local homeschool coop. Each class meets for an hour during the 6-week coop. We have a class for 1st-2nd graders and one for 3rd-5th grade. We’ve had a lot of fun learning with Legos over the last few weeks! Last week […]