Homeschool Week in Review–Week 7

Since it was Holy Week last week, I wrapped up our unit on Abraham, but then focused more on teaching about Jesus and the Resurrection for the rest of the week. We did start on Unit 4, but we only did one day of it and resumed those lessons this week. MondayWe had our first […]

Homeschool Week in Review–Week 6

MondayI just want to put in a praise report for one of my favorite children’s websites, Starfall. Sweetpea gets excited whenever I say we are going to have computer time because of it and even little Bub gets captivated by the short lessons. I’ve caught him making the letter sounds too! (Never too early to […]

Homeschool Week in Review–Week 5

Wow! I’ve officially been homeschooling for a month! Has it really already been a month? MondayWe wrapped up our last day of Unit 2 in Little Hands to Heaven. We learned about the tower of Babel and about how we shouldn’t do things to glorify man, but to do all things to glorify God. We […]

Homeschool Week in Review–Week 4

MondayMonday started off with a fun-filled craft. We made a picture of the ark and the rainbow representing God’s promise with some tissue paper. We also worked on writing capital and lowercase “B,” and we read the book, Noah’s Ark by Lucy Cousins. TuesdayWe did Little Hands to Heaven Unit 2, Day 3.We learned about […]

Homeschool Week in Review–Week 3

Monday We started Monday by finishing up the last part of Unit 1 in Little Hands to Heaven. We learned about Cain and Abel and how letting your anger get the best of you is not how God expects us to behave and how we should react when we are feeling angry. Also, we talked […]

Homeschool Week in Review–Week 2

What an exciting week it’s been here! We are still working on Little Hands to Heaven Unit 1, Creation and the Fall. MondayWe started the week off by looking up foods that began with the letter “A.” Sweetpea enjoyed this, because it meant some computer time. We looked up apples, artichokes, apricots, and a few […]

How To Make A Tutu

I’ve made a few tutus for Sweetpea and each time, I get asked about how difficult it is to do. The great news is it is VERY simple! So, I thought I thought that I would share the directions that I use to make them. If you have a little girl, she will LOVE these. […]

‘Tis the Season for Giving!

I came across this on a friend’s blog(two of them actually!) and I simply LOVE the idea(and the movie)! The principle is simple, one blogger posts this up and the first three commenters get a handmade gift from me for them! The rules are really easy: be the first 3 bloggers to leave a comment […]

Cardboard and a Bit of Imagination

You remember when you were a child and someone would throw an old blanket over a table or a piece of furniture and you could climb under it and pretend it was your secret hiding place? Your own little corner of the world where no one else could bother you or tell you what to […]