It’s no secret that homeschooling is tough, we parents try to keep our kids excited and interested in all of their studies but let’s face it this can be a bit hard when your closed in by four walls!
Most of us resort to field trips and a more hands on approach, my children seem to learn and retain more information if they can actually touch, feel or manipulate something.
Field trips, projects and goals are just some of the ways I keep my kids hungry for more education! Since we are a family focused on lessening our carbon foot print we do recycle, so I have come up with some crafty ways you can incorporate green living into your kids curriculum while allowing them to explore and have fun at the same time! Below I’ll be discussing different recycling projects that you and your kids can do!
For the growing community of homeschooling parents, finding tools to aid in the education of our children is invaluable. With new times we see new technologies and this is where mobile apps come into play.
Whether you have a tablet or smart phone, there really is an ‘app for that’! Yes, you can keep your kids interested, educated and focused with these great apps. Below I’ll be discussing two different apps for us homeschooling moms and dads to keep homeschool records organized!Read More
If you are expecting a new arrival to your family, you will probably be very busy purchasing all the things you will need once the baby is born. Choosing baby clothes can be tricky, especially if you are a first-time Mum. Here we have put together a few tips to help you on your search.
At first, your baby will mainly be wearing vests and stretch suits, which are practical because they are highly comfortable and easy to put on and take off. These garments are a good buy, as they are lightweight and easy to look after. Plus, they are easy to pack into a travel or changing bag.Read More
As a single mother, I value my daughter’s safety and well-being above anything else in the world. I would go on a hunger strike if it meant my daughter had enough food to eat. That said, I do all I can to try and make sure that my daughter and I are in a safe and loving environment at home. However, we recently came home from a long day of work and school to find something I never imagined would happen.
With our front door wide open and two of our door locks broken, we walked into our home to find everything in ruin. Trash thrown all over the floors, much of our jewelry missing, and representing a shell of the home we know and love, we quickly realized we had been the victims of a home invasion.Read More
on’t believe the haters who say your gender reveal party plans are a narcissistic or vulgar display of what used to be a private moment. I love this growing baby shower trend, and I hope more couples decide to open this happy, life-changing moment to a wider circle of friends and acquaintances. No matter how many of these types of baby showers I go to, or how many cute videos and pics I see online of gender reveal moments, I can’t help but go all squishy inside. They are pure joy!
So, if you’re planning one of these momentous occasions, either for yourself or for another Mommy-to-Be, here are a few unique ideas to stage the perfect gender reveal party.
Build a Baby Shower Theme around the Reveal
Obviously, a lot of things can change the tone and style of your shower, from the invitations to the deserts. If you already have kids, it can be so cute to get them involved and more excited about their soon-to-be big brother or sister status. Read More