Take a Look Around!

If you remember last week I talked look aroundabout the things I am doing to prepare for the homeschool year. Well, our school books came in (YAY!) and now I am spending every spare minute putting together the lesson plans…which is fun but way more time consuming than I expected!

I will be excited to share with you all some blogs I found helpful, books I am using, tricks for toddlers during homeschooling…all that fun stuff. But for now, I wanted to point out a couple things on the blog here that may have gone unnoticed. Continue reading

5 Things I Am Doing to Prepare for the Homeschool Year

It’s August. Already. In just a couple weeks homeschoolwe will be heading into our second year of homeschooling! Last year went really really well which makes me very excited for the coming year. We are still waiting on some boxes to arrive with some books, though, which means I can’t plan out the year yet. What is this excited mom going to do to prepare for the year while I wait on our school books?  Continue reading

DIY Bubble Wands

I am home. I had such a wonderful time visitingbubble wands with my family. I am so thankful to have had the opportunity to go down and be with them. And I am so thankful to the friends and family that were able to be around so often. I couldn’t have asked for a better trip. The Lord saw it through from beginning to end. Continue reading

5 Tips for Flying with Infants and Toddlers

Some of you (may have) noticed I haven’t postedflying in the past week. This is because I was offered a last minute trip to go to the States to visit my family. My grandfather recently passed away and my being with the family is such a blessing! When you live in the Arctic, however, you don’t just hop on the plane and get to your destination in one flight.   Continue reading