Eight Picture Books for Little Builders and Engineers

Eight Picture Books For Little Engineers and Builders


If you have a little one in your home that is into building things you'll love these picture books! I often find myself wondering what my kids will chose to "do" or "be" when they grow up. I'm definitely not going to force them to do anything but I like looking for their strengths and interests now and watching how…
Some peeks into our homeschool through some photo snapshots

Snapshots from Our Homeschool Days


I wanted to do something different today and just show some photos of glimpses into our homeschool days. No two days look alike in our homeschool and I think that's partly the beauty of it. Oh, also, it is winter here right now (there is a decent winter storm going on as I sit here typing, we've gotten more snow…
St. Patrick's Day Booklist - picture books plus a great book about Ireland and a book of fun limericks.

St. Patrick’s Day Picture Books


With St. Patrick's Day so close I wanted to share a couple of St. Patrick's Day picture books with you! Actually, that might be a bit of stretch - truth be told, most of them are about St. Patrick's Day but one of them is a book about Ireland and one is a book of limericks . . . But…
A week in the life while unschooling. While we may be unschooling lots of learning is taking place.

An Unschooling Week in the Life


We've been giving this unschooling thing a go for a couple of weeks now and I wanted to share a little about it. Unschooling can be hard thing to learn about because it's not like unschoolers have this hour-by-hour schedule you can just follow. Unschooling will look different every day and every week and will vary greatly from family to…