Family, games

Game of the Month | January

Each month I want to highlight one of our favorite games. We love playing games in our household! Even though at times, I admit, I will forget all about pulling out some games. This will help me bring out some of those games we haven't played yet or haven't gotten to in awhile. For January… Continue reading Game of the Month | January

Books, Children's Literature, Review

Miette Review: Amulet Series (1 and 2)

Summary: " After the tragic death of their father, Emily and Navin move with their mother to the home of her deceased great-grandfather, but the strange house proves to be dangerous. Before long, a sinister creature lures the kids' mom through a door in the basement. Em and Navin, desperate not to lose her, follow… Continue reading Miette Review: Amulet Series (1 and 2)

Books, Children's Literature

Winter Picture Books & Free Printable

We love season picture books here. I add them to our morning basket as well as our bedtime book box. So here is a list of 50 winter picture books for you to check out! Winter Eyes | Over and Under the Snow | Immi's Gift Chirri & Chirra The Snowy Day | Tracks in… Continue reading Winter Picture Books & Free Printable

Books, Top Ten Tuesday

New Authors I Read in 2018

I encountered so many new authors I absolutely loved the past year! Here are a couple that I just can't wait to pick up again. Check out That Artsy Reader Girl's post to see what new authors they read. Sarah Addison Allen Katherine Arden Alison Weir Louise Penny Jenny Han Alan Bradley Sarah J. Maas… Continue reading New Authors I Read in 2018

Books, Children's Literature, Free Printables, Homeschooling

Nine Year Old Reading List + Free Printable

At the start of this month my oldest daughter, Miette, asked if I could make her a book list and print it out so she could see all the books that I would like for her to read. So my child! I freaking love making book lists. It fuels my soul. So I jumped on… Continue reading Nine Year Old Reading List + Free Printable

Books, Review

To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before: Mini Review

5 Hearts To All The Boys I've Loved Before by Jenny Han Own Summary: "Sixteen-year-old Lara Jean Song keeps her love letters in a hatbox her mother gave her. They aren’t love letters that anyone else wrote for her; these are ones she’s written. One for every boy she’s ever loved—five in all. When she… Continue reading To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before: Mini Review

Homeschool Week, Homeschooling

Homeschool Week (1/7-1/11)

Monday Read Alouds: Julie of the Wolves, Harry PotterWhat Your First Grader Needs To Know: Brer Rabbit and Brer Fox, The Land BridgeSight Word CardsMiette: Teaching Textbooks, Writing Lesson 2 (finished), Copywork, read to meMacKenzie: Math-U-See Lesson 8, Writing With Ease copywork and narration, Marleigh: Hooked on Phonics Lesson 2 DVD and 1 page, Trace… Continue reading Homeschool Week (1/7-1/11)