Simple & Delicious Valentine’s Day Treats for Your Family

Looking for easy Valentine's Day treats for your kids? We love these delicious treats --- and so simple!

Who’s ready for a holiday party? Did you sign up for bringing Valentine’s Day treats to the classroom or co-op this year? Whether you’re volunteering or just want to make a fun surprise for your children, these easy Valentine’s Day treats (made from Rice Krispies) are sure to earn you some cool points. In our […]

Easy Ways to Celebrate Saint Valentine

Looking for ways to celebrate Saint Brigid in your home? These ideas (books, crafts, recipes, activities and more) are perfect for Catholic families, co-ops, or religious education classes.

In our Catholic home, we love to celebrate the saints! In spite of the dreary February weather, we’re gearing up to celebrate Saint Valentine here in a few short weeks. As a family, we keep it simple most months with coloring pages or books. Other times, we get more involved by adding in crafts, activities, […]

25 Must Have Valentines Day Books for Children

Valentine's Day books for children - great for homeschool read aloud time!

It’s time to celebrate! We’re pulling out our {huge} collection of Valentine’s Day books for children — my kids are so excited to be reading these books again! Take a look at some of our favorites, then hit up your library or add them to your collection. &  Llama Llama I Love You Little Llama […]

Easy Ways to Celebrate Saint Brigid – Catholic Saints Celebrations

Looking for ideas to help you celebrate Saint Brigid? You'll find crafts, books, recipes, printables and more! Perfect for Catholic families!

We’re coming up on February in just a few days, so it’s time to work on some of our Saint Celebrations. Every month, to enrich our family’s faith journey, we pick a saint for a special focus. For this month, we’re focusing on Saint Brigid. She’s one of our favorite Irish saints! As a family, […]

Catholic Saints Books for February

comprehensive list of Catholic saints books for February

Join in as we share our favorite Catholic saints books for February. I’d love to hear your ideas, too! Ready to celebrate the feast days coming up in February? This list of Catholic saints books, arranged in calendar order, will help you to be prepared to live the liturgical year at home with your family! […]

Printable Catholic Valentines for Kids (and Moms, too!)

These printable Catholic Valentines are perfect for homeschoolers, Catholic students and more!

These printable Catholic Valentines are perfect for homeschooling families, Catholic school teachers, religious education teachers and more. Hand these out to your friends! As a Catholic homeschooling family, we love to celebrate Saint Valentine with special treats, activities and reading lots of books. Every year, my children’s favorite activity is giving Valentine cards to their […]

Hidden Benefits of Standardized Testing for Homeschoolers

Are you considering using standardized testing in your homeschool? We're chatting about the pros and cons -- come join in the conversation!

Are you thinking about evaluating your homeschooled student? We’re talking about the benefits of standardized tests for homeschoolers today. Say the words ‘standardized test’ in a group of parents, and you’re likely to be met with a variety of responses – folks who are vehemently opposed, some who are proponents of standardized testing, and those […]