Book Study – Little House On The Prairie -Intro

I am sure most of you have already read The Little House Series, I have too. And I have absolutely loved reading each book in this series. Including Farm Boy, Little Town on the Prairie, The First Four Years, and These Happy Golden Years. This is one of those series I just can’t sit and read-out-loud…

Our Family’s Top 10 Easter Traditions

Another exciting holiday is upon us, Easter! Easter is one of our family’s favorite holidays. So I am excited to share our top 10 favorite Easter Traditions with you. We begin our celebration with Palm Sunday, and every day we read from the Bible leading up to Easter. You can say this is our Easter…

Father’s & Daughters

Fathers and daughters, have a special bond, there is no denying that.  I see it every time my daughter looks at her father, and like wise, when my husband looks at his daughter. It’s those sweet moments when she shares an exciting part of her day with him. And I notice the proud papa glow…

Family Favorite Recipe – Homemade Pancakes

Every family seems to have their own favorite pancake recipe, if not, they have their favorite brand of pancake mix. Since our family is moving away from eating any processed food, a box mix of pancakes is something we no longer do. So I have perfected (in my opinion) our family pancake recipe. It’s really…

Toddler Craft : T- Is For Tomato

Here is another really simple craft for your busy little toddler. All you need is paint, paint brushes, paper plates and green felt. While Peanut was reviewing the letter “T”. I though it would be fun for her to explore a book with a variety of heirloom tomatoes. That way, she can discover all the…

Our First DIY Tile Floor

So, this is how my Hubby and I spent our Saturday. Tiling our first DIY project. There is no surprise, my hubby is the one who is heading up this project, with me as his loyal (but accident prone wife) as his side kick. Thanks to YouTube, we were able to watch some tile contractors…

Family Favorite – Read-Out-Loud Series for Toddlers Or New Readers

As many of you will soon learn, if you don’t already know, is my love of reading. I just LOVE books, old books, new books, but especially books that hold stories from 100 years ago.  I love reading all kinds of stories; fantasy, american romance, mystery, historical novels, biographies, christian living, fiction, etc… you get…

Blood Red Orange Popsicles

One of my favorite winter fruits is the Blood Red Orange. They are vivid in color and an tart on the tongue. They are my favorite part of winter. I literally can’t wait until they are ready to be picked from the tree in my mothers yard. They truly are a treat for my palate….

Crafts for Boys – Needle Felting

Last week I decided to do something different with my Crafts for Boys class. I introduced them to the art of needle felting. I must say they were pretty surprised be the size of the point on that felting needle. So, before handing out the supplies I made sure they understood the rules for this…

Art Books For Little Ones

Any body who knows me know how much I love art.  So naturally, I want to transfer that love of art to my children. I begin by talking to my children about what they think art is. They answer simply, “a painting or a drawing,” which makes sense, those are forms of art. But so…