2017 – My Top 10 Lists

In order for us to look ahead it helps to take a look back. 2017 was a year in review for me, literally! Here at Apron Strings I had a blast on my first go-round with the Homeschool Review Crew. Our family had the opportunity to review some amazing products, awesome resources and fun activities. I … [Read more...]

Illuminating Literature: Characters in Crisis High School Curriculum

Illuminating Literature: Characters in Crisis, written and published by Writing with Sharon Watson is a writing/literature curriculum for high school students in 9th - 12th grade. I was happy to get the chance to review this, having a 10th and 11th grader myself. It uses classic literature choices … [Read more...]

Use Your Own Voice to Stimulate Your Brain with Forbrain {A Review}

Improved speech, memory, attention span are all things we homeschooling moms hope for as we educate our children. I was excited and curious when I received the opportunity to review Forbrain from Sound for Life LTD. I had never seen a product like this but the whole concept caught my … [Read more...]

Thinking Like an Engineer Online Curriculum {A Review}

  I'm surrounded - by engineers! My father, my husband, our two grown sons -  so with potentally more engineers still waiting in the wings I was super excited to get the chance to try Thinking Like an Engineer from Innovators Tribe. It's just what this family needs to help prepare for the … [Read more...]

Mess Free Creativity with Thin Stix {A Review & Giveaway}

  My kids and I have been having a lot of fun in the last few weeks using the clever, mess-free, tempera paint called Thin Stix Creativity Pack from The Pencil Grip, Inc. My daughter squealed when they arrived, quite happy we received a set for this review. We both like to color and … [Read more...]