Why My Kids LOVE Homeschool Dissection Lab

My kids LOVE to hear me tell stories about when I was in school. Since they’ve only been in a cottage school setting, they don’t have any experience with 50 minute class periods, bells ringing, or teachers who were less than stellar. “What classes did you take in high school? What was your FAVORITE?” Looking […]

Easy Ways to Help Your Middle School Student with Typing Lessons

Want to incorporate typing lessons into your homeschool? We love these for our middle schooler!

Does your middle school student need typing lessons? We’re incorporating a typing course into our homeschool this fall and keeping track of our progress. As we were looking over some of the syllabi for Rachel’s classes this fall, I heard her moan. “MOM! Have you looked at this? I have to TYPE this year!” A […]

Super Fun Halloween Crafts for Kids

Super fun Halloween crafts for kids!

Are your kids getting geared up for Halloween? My children are SUPER excited, and have been begging me to bring out some Halloween crafts for kids. To make them happy, I’ve been searching for some new ideas. Take a look at some of the things on our to- do list! Super Fun Halloween Crafts for […]

DIY Halloween costumes for the Whole Family

easy DIY Halloween costumes for kids

Are you stumped for ideas for a DIY Halloween costume for your child? I’ve found so many cute costume ideas, I’ve lost count. You’re sure to find an idea here for your little ones.   1.Chicken Jessica made a sweet little chicken costume for her baby’s first Halloween. Can you guess how she made the […]

40 Alternatives to Candy for Halloween Treats

Want to have Halloween fun, without the candy? Check out over 40 ideas for candy free Halloween treats!

Today, we’re talking about non candy Halloween treats for kids. Join in and share your favorite ideas! In our house, we try to keep candy to a minimum. My kids don’t need the sugar rush, and I don’t need the extra temptation for my sweet tooth. During the Halloween season, our children have loads of […]