6 Tools to Determine Your Kids' Learning Styles
I homeschool for many reasons, not the least of which is that I can do a better job with my two kids than a classroom teacher can with 25 to 30 (or more!). There is no room for debate on this issue. Educational experts have called for decades for smaller class sizes, but as budgets get tighter, class sizes get bigger. There's no doubt that a personalized education far exceeds a factory model. Except. What if I'm treating my homeschooled kids as if they were seats in an assembly-line…
Sippy Cup Leash: Re-visited and Improved
Remember when I made the sippy cup leash over a year ago, here? Well, it needed some improvements. Before moving across the country last winter, I realized that the sippy cup leash needed an upgrade. The velcro on the old one was finicky and didn't stick as well after a while.......especially if the sippy cup was completely full and heavy. (Sorry if you made one and had the same trouble...) Anyway, I created a new one for our long trip cross-country 9 months ago, eliminating the task…
10 things to do while sitting in a restaurant (with children)
These are all tested and guaranteed to keep your children somewhat happy while waiting for dinner (or anywhere else you are stuck). Yes,...
Shark and Water Themed Fun - Toddler Approved
The following post is from our kid’s craft and activity contributor EJ: My daughter and I were invited to attend a “Kindergarten Is FIN tastic Party” hosted by Danielle of Mommy and Me Book Club featuring the fun book, Don’t Eat The Teacher, by Nick Ward. I had the easy job of planning a few water/shark themed games. BelowContinue Reading
How To Draw Olaf The Snowman, Frozen, Disney Drawing by maemaevana
This was actually a tutorial but it didn't upload to Dragoart, so i decided to just turn it into a picture. hope you like it!!
December 28, 2011 - Pinterest Addict
Super cute idea for a playroom! DIY magnet board - 1 sheet of galvanized metal (comes in a lot of different sizes in the plumbing section) wall trim or frame. Cover in fabric.
10 Activities That'll Make Your Kid's Summer Unforgettable
Need to keep you kids busy during the summer? We have shared some of our favorite ideas that you can do at home to create an unforgettable time. Learn more!
Random Acts of Kindness for Kids
Help your kids help others! With this list of 20 Random Acts of Kindness for Kids, they will have a blast while learning to serve others! (My kids are obsessed with #5!)
A kitchen for the Mini-Gourmand
It was when we were raising a glass to the completion of our new kitchen that we belatedly noticed Harry stalking around stroking the cupboards and muttering gleefully ‘My new kitchen! What i…
Pop-Culture Nostalgery From The '80s & Early '90s. I'm Hillary Buckholtz. I was born in 1979. These are the corners of my mind. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org. As of 2015 this blog is very rarely updated. My hope is that it will be enjoyed as a fun trip down the nostalgia rabbit hole.