7 Must Have Homeschool Supplies Under $5

As you approach the choice of homeschooling your children you also face an unexpected occurrence that public schooling parents don’t often have to think about. The cost of homeschool supplies, books, curriculum and manipulatives used to help instruct … [Read more...]

7 Simple Homeschooling Organizing Tips

Feeling overwhelmed setting up for your homeschool year?  Try these Homeschooling Organizing Tips to get organized and relieve some of the stress! Don't forget to check out the rest of the organizing tips series! As a home educator you may … [Read more...]

Snakes and Frogs Sensory Bin Ideas

Even though my boys are older now, I love sharing fun sensory play for preschoolers.  The fact is with many subjects sensory bin ideas like this one featuring Snakes and Frogs can be perfect for occupying younger kid while also keeping your older … [Read more...]

Sensory Activities: Valentine’s Day Dyed Rice

Sensory activities like this Valentine's Day Dyed Rice are great ways to get your kids involved in sensory learning while having fun.  I love utilizing holiday themes to keep my kids busy learning while also feeling like I am just letting them have … [Read more...]

Coffee Homemade Playdough Recipe

You already know we love a good homemade playdough recipe, and this Coffee Homemade Playdough Recipe is a favorite of mine.  I love my coffee in the morning, and what better way to have fun waking up with the kids than to give them a super fun … [Read more...]

Candy Corn Homemade Playdough Recipe

My kids love when I make a homemade playdough recipe for them to play with while I work.  Of course, this Candy Corn Homemade Playdough Recipe is a favorite when fall arrives.  Not only do we love the candy, but we can have fun playing and making … [Read more...]

Apple Pie Spice Playdough

One of the best parts of fall is the wonderful scents from all the baking.  But you don't even have to heat up the kitchen to enjoy spicy fall aromas with your kids and this yummy scented sensory experience will make the entire room smell like an … [Read more...]

Fun Fall Activities for Kids

Now that summer is winding to a close, it's time to start planning fun fall activities for the kids. Whether you choose to spend time outside enjoying the cooler weather, have fun crafts planned for indoors, or maybe play with fall foods, we have … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Pie Spice Scented Homemade Slime

If your kids love sensory play like mine do, they will probably love this slimy changing pumpkin scented homemade slime.  Scented with pumpkin pie spice and amazingly textured, the kids love to stir, scoop, dump, and mix it as it turns from liquid to … [Read more...]

10 Homeschool Books For New Homeschool Parents

I love finding great homeschool books, but I especially love finding ones that are perfect for helping out my new homeschooling friends.  Since I know how hard it can be to navigate this, in the beginning, this list is a great place to begin reading … [Read more...]