Encouraging Hearts and Home Blog Hop 2.23.17

It's not a great week here for me - I have a touch of some type of bug which has knocked me flat for a couple days. But the weather is gorgeous so we are opening the windows and letting the fresh air in and it's Thursday so our Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop must go on! I hope you find … [Read more...]

A Little Time Travel with Homeschool in the Woods {A Review}

Hands-on learning has been a favorite way to learn in our  home school over the years. Digging into a topic or theme with a variety of activities and resources is a fun and effective way to teach and to learn. I'm a self-proclaimed "Unit Study Mom" and so when given the chance to use the hands-on … [Read more...]

Encouraging Hearts and Home Blog Hop 2.16.17

We've all been celebrating love this week - love of family, love of learning, love of our sweethearts, love of our favorite foods. Let's continue that theme on this Thursday with our Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop, sharing some posts we love! To begin, I have double-the-love from last week's … [Read more...]

Encouraging Hearts and Home Blog Hop 2.9.17

Hooray! It's Thursday! Time for another dose of encouragement from our Encouraging Hearts & Home blog hop. Last week's most viewed post was 11 Fun Valentine Activities for Kids from Lit Mama. Perfect timing, isn't it? This week I'm featuring these terrific posts: DIY Reading Pillow … [Read more...]

Reinforcing Math Skills {Times Alive Review}

Learning multiplication facts has not been our youngest daughter's favorite thing in school. It's been a challenge, for mother and for daughter. That is why I was excited to get a chance to try Times Alive! from Times Tables the Fun Way. Their online lessons with animated songs and stories to learn … [Read more...]