40+ Books and More that Make History FUN for Children

While I don’t adhere strictly to one particular style of homeschooling, I do lean heavily towards many of Charlotte Mason’s guidelines. When it comes to learning about history, I’d use a living book over a dry textbook any day. Our shelves are full to the brim of biographies, historical fiction books, and interesting nonfiction titles that have […]

Y is for Your Relationship with the Lord: Devotionals for Children

I can’t believe that next week will end the ABCs of Bible Study for Children series. It’s been fun for me to put together resource lists and printables to use to teach children God’s Word, and I’ve had the great pleasure of having several fabulous guest posters contributing as well. For this week’s installment, I […]

Explore God’s Weird and Wonderful Creations

My seven year old son has been a reluctant reader. He likes books, but he’d much prefer to be battling imaginary villains in worlds far away than sitting still somewhere. He’s been learning to read for two years now, at his own pace, and had seemingly just plodding through our phonics lessons because he knew […]

15 Easy Random Acts of Kindness for Kids

It’s time for the monthly Story Corner blog hop! Since February is the month of love, I thought that would be a great theme to focus on, even if Valentine’s Day is over. The book that we read was Cuddle Bear by Claire Freedman. This is an adorable story about a small bear who just […]

Poetry Prompts for Children

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 Poetry! For this theme, rather than a craft, I focused more on introducing the concept of writing poetry with my two oldest children (ages 9 and 7). We’ve read poetry […]

Experimenting with Water Mixing

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 To the Laboratory! Am I the only one who imagines a maniacal laugh when you hear that? I hope not. *cough* Anyway, to have some fun this month, we decided […]

Duct Tape Wrapped Sparkly Snowflake Magnets {The Story Corner Blog Hop}

I’m really excited to kick off a brand new monthly series! The Story Corner is going to be a regular monthly feature on the fourth Thursday of every month where several other bloggers and I will share with you some fun books centered on particular themes PLUS crafts, activities, and/or recipes to accompany them! I’m […]

Building God’s Kingdom Books for Little Ones {A Review and Giveaway}

Do you have a little one that loves construction vehicles? At some point, many children, especially little boys, become fascinated with the big, loud machines. Can you blame them? The trucks are big, they move around and do awesome things like dig in the dirt, break apart large structures, and make loud noise. What’s not […]

A Bible for Toddlers{A Review}

It’s no secret that I really love children’s bibles. I think it’s a wonderful thing to surround our children with the Word of the Lord. No matter the age, they can begin to absorb the truths that Scripture teaches. The Adventure Bible for Toddlers is the newest edition to our collection and is quickly becoming […]

God Bless Our Christmas {Review}

I love Christmas books. I love books in general, but during the Christmas season, I really enjoy finding great stories to share with my children that fit the holiday theme that surrounds us.  Many of my choices will revolve around the birth of Jesus because that is the reason we celebrate! The newest addition to […]