M Is for King Minos and the Minotaur

You are trapped in a labyrinth, wandering in circles, hopeful yet fearful for when you’ll meet the monster in the middle: The Minotaur of King Minos. Thus goes the ancient story of King Minos and the Minotaur. King Minos and the Minotaur King Minos and the Minotaur is a story which begins in Athens. Theseus, the […]

Toddlers and Eczema: 6 Tips for Healing Breakouts

A month or so ago, I started to notice that my toddler (nearly 21 months old) was beginning to get red splotchy dry patches on the insides of his elbows and on the backs of his knees. I sighed and realized that after several months of no issue, his eczema was rearing its ugly head. About […]

A God for All Seasons{Devotional Review and Giveaway}

Finding my own personal quiet time with the Lord is a constant struggle. With children always under foot, a toddler that wakes the moment I attempt to rise from the bed, and days that are so busy with daily tasks, homeschooling, keeping up with my two businesses, and other miscellaneous things, I often find myself […]

L is for Library of Alexandria

Ancient library, Alexandria, Egypt If you plan to study Ancient History the Library of Alexandria should be on your list. Read below a brief summary of the library and how it contributed to the world below. Library of Alexandria had the most extensive library of Classical antiquities. The Library of Alexandria (Egypt) is one of […]

14 Summer Science Experiments for Kids

This summer, tadalafil it’s all about STEM activities for kids at our house. We’re diving into fun engineering, technology, math, and science projects while we have off from traditional school.   Science is our favorite STEM activity, so we are always looking for new science projects to do that aren’t too difficult. If you want […]

K is for King Tutankhamen: Books About King Tut for Children

We have been using Biblioplan, Year One: Ancients for our history this past homeschool year. We’ve had such a great time really diving into each civilization that we will be continuing with it into our next year. Rabbit trails abound, and I want to really savor my children’s enthusiasm for their studies. One particular topic […]

Mix and Match Animal Game

It’s time for the Story Corner blog hop! This month’s theme was “Animals.” I have the most fun book for little ones for this month’s activity! “Muddle and Match: Jungle Animals” is an adorable board book for the younger set that features brief sentences full of fun alliteration about several animals. The thing that sets this book […]

10 Noah’s Ark Crafts and Activities

It’s time for Poppins Book Nook! This virtual monthly book club showcases great books for children and activities to accompany them. This month’s theme was Caldecott Medal Winners! Quality literature is becoming harder and harder to come by in a world that tends to dumb down reading material for our children. That’s why it’s a […]

J is for Jupiter, Roman God

Jupiter, Roman God Jupiter, in Roman mythology, the supreme god. He directed the course of human life, and revealed future events by producing omens in the heavens. Jupiter was identified with the Greek god Zeus, and many of the early stories about him correspond to those told of Zeus. The temple in Rome dedicated to all […]

Memorial Day Lesson Activities

  How does your family celebrate Memorial Day? Do you take a trip to the coast or a backyard barbecue with friends? Do you attend the parade downtown? Memorial Day is seen as the opening day for summer activities, but it has a historical significance that should not be missed amid the celebrations. These Memorial […]