Encouraging Hearts and Home Blog Hop 3.30.17

Who's life is busy? Chaotic? Full to overflowing? Well, then, grab a cup of your favorite beverage and get all comfortable and enjoy this week's posts in our Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop! Save Save … [Read more...]

Bessie’s Pillow: A Young Immigrant’s Journey {A Book Review}

Have you ever wondered what it would have been like to leave the country of your birth, travel thousands of miles to build a new life in a strange place? Bessie's Pillow by Linda Bress Silbert, a new release from Strong Learning, Inc. gives us an close up look into the experience of one young woman … [Read more...]

Creating a Masterpiece with Online Art Lessons {A Review}

Recently, we added art classes into our weekly homeschool schedule. I wanted to give the children opportunity to create artwork as opposed to "arts & crafts" projects. We wanted to be able to display what we created or possibly finish them in such a way as to give them as gifts. Creating a … [Read more...]

Encouraging Hearts and Home Blog Hop 3.16.17

With a couple months left in our school year, and a new year yet to plan, last week's most viewed post -  Ultimate List of Free Homeschool Curriculum from Homeschool Base - showed up at the perfect time. There are several sites and resources I am familiar with, but there are many that are entirely … [Read more...]

Circle C Stepping Stones Series {a Review}

We've recently discovered a delightful set of books written by Susan K. Marlow from Kregel Publications. As a member of the Homeschool Review Crew I received copies of Andi Saddles Up and Andi Under the Big Top, the first two books in the Circle C Stepping Stones series. I am always excited to find … [Read more...]