Long before I considered teaching my children from home our family had adopted the habit of morning time. We’d come together, open God’s word, pray, read, play and discover the world before separating into our individual routines. 1,090 more words
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Earlier this summer, as I was putting together a summer/beach-themed booklist for my library’s website I thought of one of my all-time favorite beach picture books, … 384 more words
Toy reviews, unboxings, movie trailers, cake decorating tutorials, even watching other kids play (!?)… the girls love them some YouTubeKids. As opposed as I am to overdoing the screen time, we do allow the girls restricted tablet time – and it’s given them plenty of ideas! 284 more words
Happy summer everyone!
This year I am celebrating my first summer without the task of changing diapers in a DECADE!! Which means there is actually a little daylight to sit down and read without stopping to clean up someone’s digested food waste. 2,863 more words
I LOVE reading books to my boys! They seem to especially love funny books and books about whatever they are into at the moment. W, who is 3, is obsessed with animals so of course every book he picked out from the library the last time we went had an animal on the cover. 480 more words