Let’s Get Real Wednesday #2

Let’s Get Real Wednesday #2featured

I have one kid who is getting over an aggravating cough, and another who woke up with a fever and is feeling pretty crumby.  So since today is going to be a take-it-easy kind of day, I figured it would be a good time to write a “Let’s Get Real Wednesday” post. As you can tell, Read more

{Free Printable} Egg Letter Matching

{Free Printable} Egg Letter Matchingfeatured

I promise I have other posts planned that involve more than a printable.  I’ve just been so ‘on-the-go’ lately that making printables have been sort of, relaxing?  I’m also making them for my boys, and I figure I might as well share them with you.  I will be writing a post about Classical Conversations, soon. Read more

Tot School- What we did in our home

Tot School- What we did in our homefeatured

“Play is the beginning of knowledge.” -George Dorsey When I wrote my ‘Why We Homeschool‘ post I explained how Tot School is really how I fell in love with the idea of homeschooling.  I loved being able to watch my children learn.  And I truly loved the fact that it was all play based.  It Read more

{Free Printable} Animal Counting Clip Cards

{Free Printable} Animal Counting Clip Cardsfeatured

I have always loved using clip cards in our homeschool preschool.  It is a great way to implement a little fine motor practice into an activity.  And these animals!  They’re so cute! Don’t worry if you don’t have any/enough clothespins.  You can always use little balls of playdoh to push onto the correct answer, or Read more

{FREE Printable} Capital Letter Mazes

{FREE Printable} Capital Letter Mazesfeatured

I’ve used letter mazes for a couple years.  It was something Tanner enjoyed doing in his homeschool preschool lessons, but it wasn’t something he loved.  I didn’t start using them until our second year of preschool when Tanner was 4. Lately the boys have requested to watch the ‘Minion’ movies (Despicable Me 1 and 2, Read more

Let’s Get Real Wednesday – #1

Let’s Get Real Wednesday – #1featured

Let’s get real, shall we? I had the best intentions to write a post a few days ago with a few preschool activities I’ve been using lately.  But honestly, the past few days have been hard.  I absolutely do not want my blog to have a facade of this perfect homeschooling family.  We are far from Read more