MathBreakers!

Math was always my least favorite subject when I was in school…mostly because I found it difficult to understand…and well, I was the kind of student who would rather write a 10 page book report than learn a new math concept! 😉 It’s funny how the ‘tables have turned’ now though. Here I am, a […]

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Bringing Heroes & History to Life! ~ GIVEAWAY! (2 Winners)

History. It’s a vital part of who we are today, and there’s a LOT that we can learn from it! Throughout my school days I remember always loving history class, and even today I love reading or hearing true stories from the past. However, for some of us, history might be a bit….Dry? Unexciting? Boring? […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Weather Watcher ~ GIVEAWAY!

Weather is one of those things that happens…well…every single day! And although we see and feel and even hear the weather every day, it is a fascinating topic that has been a lot of fun for our family to read about and begin to study together. From rainbows, to snowflakes to storms, clouds, fog, light […]

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Live, Love, Teach ~ GIVEAWAY!

Back when I was a little girl I used to dream of being a teacher. It was one of the many jobs that I dreamed of doing when I was a child…little did I know that I would actually become a teacher – though not in the sense I was dreaming of back when I […]

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Mail Order Mystery!

Do you love a good mystery? Or even better – do your kids love a good mystery as well? What about a Top Secret Mail Order Mystery that comes right to your front door? Now we’re talking!! 🙂 This is the kind of activity – and mystery – that our 9 year old son loves, […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ LEGO Friends Let’s Explore ~ GIVEAWAY!

LEGO never fails to capture the attention of my son, but little did I know that it would also fascinate my girls! With the newer LEGO Friends brand they’ve also entered the world of Lego and love it. As a parent, I love to use the likes and loves of my children to encourage them […]

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Groovy Lab in a Box ~ GIVEAWAY!

Learning is a part of life and I love to find ways to intentionally intertwine life and learning AND to make it fun. One thing that all of our kids always, always get excited about are science experiments or projects! That said, we don’t do nearly as many science experiments as I’d like to – […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Antarctic Expedition ~ GIVEAWAY!

The Antarctic is one of those ‘worlds’ that fascinates me. Although I’m most certain that I’d never want to experience a winter in the Antarctic, it would be neat to visit it during the few months of warmer weather. But the truth is that the harsh conditions of this polar land is a reality…and although […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ Space Quest Jump to Jupiter ~ GIVEAWAY!

Astronomy, the planets, the solar system and all the many, many fascinating subjects and that come out of these topics are something that has captured the attention of kids for generations! My own kids are no exception…especially our oldest son. Space, Mars, Jupiter, eclipses, northern lights…anything in the sky, anything in space is very interesting […]

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DK Discovery Day ~ The First Telephone ~ GIVEAWAY!

Learning is one of those things that I believe should be a part of every day life. It’s not something I think we should just do in school or when we are training for a new job! Instead, it’s a lifelong journey…there’s always something new to learn, and this is the kind of attitude I […]

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