Stay Connected with UnPlugNPlay

Stay connected with UnPlugNPlay with Killerspin

Summer is almost here. As year-round homeschoolers, we still work through the summer with occasional breaks when needed, and they are definitely needed! We constantly have technology in our face. Not only do we use a lot of it in our homeschool, but we're also a family of gamers, so we all spend a lot of time on electronics. It's not uncommon to have everyone on some device whether it be the computer, smart phones, game consoles, tablets, handheld game systems, etc. We are definitely a "tech … {Read More…}

A Homeschool Science Curriculum for All Ages {Science Shepherd Review}

Science Shepherd Review

When considering a science curriculum for our homeschool, there are so many factors to consider. Does it offer a variety of subjects/topics? Does it support our beliefs? Are there hands-on activities? I was excited to learn more about Science Shepherd because I knew it had all of those factors! For our Science Shepherd review we received Introductory Science Level A, which my daughter (age 8) has been using 5 days per week. It is a complete science curriculum with a video component, workbook, … {Read More…}

What I Learned at my First Homeschool Convention

What I Learned Homeschool Convention Tips

I can't believe it's been a week since I was at the Teach Them Diligently Convention in Sandusky. What a huge blessing it was! I got to connect with some amazing people - fellow homeschoolers, fellow homeschool bloggers, amazing speakers, vendors, and the amazing organizers. How amazingly refreshing to attend a convention that not only had great connections and information, but to attend a convention that is truly faith-based and supporting and encouraging discipleship. Disclosure: This post … {Read More…}

1GN Unite Giveaway

1GN Unite Giveaway

1GN Unite Giveaway Sponsored by 1GN Hosted by Pea of Sweetness Power pop vocal group 1GN, formerly 1 Girl Nation, released its anticipated sophomore album, Unite, on April 15 with Reunion Records. The GMA Dove Award New Artist Nominee is excited to bring fans new music with a meaningful message. The new album centers around […]

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New 1GN CD – Unite is Upbeat with a Great Message

1GN Unite Review

Do you remember a couple of years ago when I shared a 1 Girl Nation review? My daughter and I absolutely loved it and continue to listen to and enjoy it! Needless to say, when I heard 1GN, formerly 1 Girl Nation, was releasing their sophomore album, Unite, on April 15 with Reunion Records, I […]

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Learning Astronomy with Memoria Press {Review}

Teaching Astronomy with Memoria Press

Lately we’ve been learning a lot about different aspects of space. Last month we went to the Armstrong Air & Space Museum and not only learned about space ships and space in general, but we also learned a little about the constellations and got to make a constellation craft. Our oldest son’s interest was piqued […]

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Linguistic Development Through Poetry Memorization {IEW Review}

Poetry Memorization IEW Review

Memorization? Mastery Learning? Although we have done some memorization, these are concepts that were new to me, and I was definitely interested in incorporating it into our homeschool. Linguistic Development through Poetry Memorization from Institute for Excellence in Writing knows the importance of and encourages memorization as it is a powerful learning tool. Poetry is […]

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Letting Go of Things to Rest in God’s Arms

Letting Go of Things to Rest in God's Arms

It happened…again. There I was – a crying, heaping mess on the floor. What warranted such a display? My pants were too tight. Sure, I have been upset about the weight I had gained since starting a new medication, but it wasn’t about that. At least not really. It was about a whole number of […]

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Unique Watches for Spring

Unique Watches from JORD

Ah, spring! I always look forward to spring. I love the spring colors and enjoying time outdoors. With beautiful weather and spring colors it’s also time to update my fashion for spring. I love unique watches that pull together a fashionable style. With an eco-friendly watch with a gorgeous color I knew I was ready […]

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None Like Him {Book Review and Giveaway}

None Like Him Book

I was recently introduced to the work of Jen Wilkin by our Women’s Bible Study group at church with her Study of Hebrews. Unfortunately, I fell behind, but I have been working on it at home, and I just love the way it’s presented and how she encourages us to study God’s Word. When I […]

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Celebrating Spring with Lakeshore Learning

Spring Learning Fun Bug Discovery Kit

Who else is excited that it’s Spring? I know we are! We’re ready for some fun Spring Learning, and we’re so excited about the Spring inspired educational products from Lakeshore Learning. Disclosure: We received a complimentary product to facilitate our review. Regardless, all opinions are my own and those of my family. Lakeshore Learning offers […]

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