Thirteen-year-old Kathryn has recently taught herself how to crochet, how to do fancy knitting stitches, and some fairly complicated origami. I let her run with it because she's demonstrated that creative projects like these have helped her learn how to learn -- and that's one of the biggest … [Read more...] about Star Wars Crafts (+ prize pack giveaway!)
Every Mama needs frequent mini-breaks to replenish her batteries. For me, that comes in the form of tea time, first thing in the morning and throughout the day. I almost always have a steaming mug of tea within arm's length, and one of my favorite sanity breaks is walking around the yard a few … [Read more...] about Mama’s Tea Time Giveaway
Disclosure: I have partnered with GHC to share news about their 2014 conventions. This sponsored post includes affiliate links. GHC is giving away a conference package! This package giveaway includes: 1 Family Registration to the GHC convention location of your choice 2 Passes to the … [Read more...] about Giveaway Package for Great Homeschool Conventions!
Monsters University is a Pixar movie that tells the story of how Mike and Sulley (from Monsters, Inc) first met and became friends. Without divulging too much for those who have not yet seen the movie, I will tell you they do not like each other when they first meet; it's facing trials together that … [Read more...] about Monsters University: Hooray for Teamwork!