Category: Activities

Memorial Day Lesson Plans for All Ages: Helping Our Kids Remember

While my homeschooler was taking her first standardized test, I peaked over her shoulder and saw a question about what Memorial Day celebrates. I smiled as I thought my daughter would get that right for sure. We have talked about Memorial Day and what it means. She has been to Arlington Cemetery and seen the changing of the guard. She…

10 Ways to Add Bible to Your Homeschool (And Stay Consistent With It!)

Having time to do daily Bible devotions is easily one of the best things that has come out of our choice to homeschool. When my oldest was in public school, it seemed like there wasn’t time to do anything! Our days were a constant parade of trying to get to school on time, pick up on time, get…

Easy Flower Craft For Kids with Water Bottle Stamping!

I don’t know about you, but my stock of craft supplies has been dwindling due to world events. All three of my kids love art, creating, and all things crafting…and my depleted art box shows it. Going to the grocery store right now is a huge pain that involves face masks, lysol, hand sanitizer, and gloves…

Easy Baking with Kids: Green Smoothie Muffins!

I have honestly lost count of how many batches of these green smoothie muffins I have made with my kids since this whole quarantine/social distancing thing started. My kids cannot get enough of them! Don’t get me wrong – my kids know what candy and doughnuts taste like. They also know what a McDonalds Happy Meal tastes…

Easy Butterfly Craft for Kids: Simple and Fun!

Is there anything more magical than a butterfly to a child? My kids have seen tons of them, but they still gasp, point, yell “Butterfly!” and the chase is on – every time! Now that spring is upon us and the sun is out, I just had to pull out one of my favorite crafts. It is an…