With a new month, I'm changing my focus with our learning at home. It's easy to get overloaded with Pinterest ideas and researching curriculums. This summer, I'm keeping it simple with monthly themes! Why not start with one of my favorite interests? SUMMER! I grew up near the beach in Virginia so it is a… Continue reading Learn at Home – July Theme of All Things Summer!
Have you committed to "turning on life" for Screen-Free Week? If you haven't seen it yet, be sure to grab my BINGO Board for lots of screen-free fun activities to keep you going this week. As you know, we're a book-loving family, so of course, I love to pair books with our activities as often as… Continue reading Book & Outdoor Activity Pairings for Screen-Free Week
Survival Skills Handbook (Ages 8-13) This practical, illustrated outdoor field guide is full of information with step-by-step instructions and tips and advice from Bear Grylls: camping and dangers to spot and avoid in the wild, finding your way, and mastering amazing knots. This is the must-have survival guide for all young explorers! Buy Here Look… Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide: For the Survivalist
See Inside Space Stations and Other Spacecraft (Ages 7+) Blast off for an amazing inside view of spacecraft – from the early days of the Space Race to building a space station, exploring Mars and more. Children retain knowledge better when they use their hands and this book has over 70 flaps to lift! Buy Here… Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide: For the Space Lover
This is one of the newer additions to our home library. Although Ava is probably just a little young for it still, she definitely loves it already! We just sit with her until she's a little more gentle, we don't want any ripped gorilla arms around here. The beautiful illustrations in our Peek Inside series… Continue reading Peek Inside the Zoo