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But I'm Not Crafty!

In conjunction with our “I Can’t Homeschool” series, let’s take a look at the fine art of crafting. What’s a parent to do when the thought of glue sticks, pinking shears, and mounds of glitter do not send the heart into palpitations of ecstasy, but rather into fits of anxiety? 747 more words


Monthly interest shelf.....Oceans!

This month we have been reading about Oceans.  We have a low shelf in our “play room/homeschool room” which I thought would be a great place to display the things we are interested in and the kids can check out the different things at their leisure. 143 more words

File Folder Games.....

A while ago I discovered file folder games!

I instantly knew I had to make a bunch and see if my gang would enjoy them.  For those who don’t know what the are,  basically they are a fun, hands on way to learn about different things. 117 more words

U is for Umbrella

Coming up with an idea for our “U” letter of the week was pretty challenging. We didn’t have books that highlighted the letter U nor did we have a Bible character that we could study that starts with U. 696 more words


Memory Verse- John 3:16

I felt challenged by a friend who is a missionary to teach Joshua some memory verse. She gave me a lesson plan they use in Vacation Bible school or Sunday School. 359 more words


Vintage ice bucket for sidewalk chalk storage 

As usual, I bought something because I thought it was cool… not knowing what I would use it for!

This vintage ice bucket was unique in that it was tall and almost a piece of furniture rather than a bucket. 101 more words


7-2 Some Simple Frugal Things and Our Homeschool Week

This past week we….

Went swimming twice.

Took the kids to the gym twice to practice basketball.

Played foosball and air hockey at the YMCA. 365 more words

Saving/Frugal Things