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Geography in the Kitchen – Canada

Cooking is all about people. Food is maybe the only universal thing that really has the power to bring everyone together. No matter what culture, everywhere around the world, people eat together." -Guy Fieri Geography is one of my favorite subjects. I'm a stationary globe trotter, living vicariously through shows like the Amazing Race, or… Continue reading Geography in the Kitchen – Canada

Fun Things - Field Trips, Games, Creative Ideas

Twenty Terrific Ideas for Grinches

It's no secret that Christmas is not my favorite holiday. It seems the commercialism begins earlier with each passing year. I, of course, go through the motions, but warm, fuzzy feelings are not what I get from the "magic of Christmas". In fact, my closest friends have dubbed me as "The Grinch". I've had a… Continue reading Twenty Terrific Ideas for Grinches

Something to Celebrate

Something to Celebrate in December

Besides the big one, there are many, many more days to celebrate this month! Most people know I am a bit of a procrastinator, and slightly grinchy when it comes to commercial Christmases, so I am looking forward to ending the year big with this month's days to celebrate! Can you believe we are wrapping… Continue reading Something to Celebrate in December

Fun Things - Field Trips, Games, Creative Ideas

Priceless Art From a Vending Machine

My blog posts are usually about homeschooling and homeschool related reviews and such. Once in a while, something personal happens that I just want to share with everyone. About a month ago, I saw the coolest thing on PBS. It was a segment about an artist who refurbishes retired cigarette vending machines to vend original… Continue reading Priceless Art From a Vending Machine

REVIEWS - Curriculum, books, media, homeschool products

Progeny Press Literature Study Guide Review

Disclosure: I received this complimentary product through the Homeschool Review Crew. Many pieces of literature have layers of depth to be discovered. Other classics are written with a more diverse vocabulary than what we use today. Some literature is just plain tough. That's where Progeny Press study guides come in! The mission of Progeny Press… Continue reading Progeny Press Literature Study Guide Review

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Something to Celebrate in November

Celebrating Chapter 11 of 12 How is it we are approaching the final two chapters already? I must say, this year should go under the mystery/suspense category. Perhaps even sci-fi or horror would be more appropriate....... and still, two months remain. While it remains uncertain how the year will end, let's look at the bright… Continue reading Something to Celebrate in November

Books & Film - Reviews and Recommendations, REVIEWS - Curriculum, books, media, homeschool products

Youth Groups: Are They Multiplying or Dividing the Church?

Disclaimer: I have had this DVD a long time, and have been selective about whom I have shared it with. I feel like it's time to get it out there. It's time to evaluate what we're doing with this generation of youth. This post contains affiliate links. I may receive a commission from your purchase… Continue reading Youth Groups: Are They Multiplying or Dividing the Church?

REVIEWS - Curriculum, books, media, homeschool products

Bible Breakdowns Bible Study Review

Disclosure: I received this complimentary product through the Homeschool Review Crew. Whether you're simply looking for an overview or are digging deeper in Bible study,  Bible Breakdowns from Teach Sunday School has got you covered! Teach Sunday School provides hundreds of printable Bible lessons, games, crafts, and worksheets. I had the opportunity to review the complete… Continue reading Bible Breakdowns Bible Study Review

Something to Celebrate

Something to Celebrate in October

“I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.”  - Anne of Green Gables Isn't that the truth? October is one of my favorite months of the year! From the weather to the colors, I love the seasonal change October brings. I also like the things to celebrate this month. Of course,… Continue reading Something to Celebrate in October