My Sewing Corner · My Sewing Tutorials · Seasons & Holidays

Fourth of July Sampler

Happy July! During the American Girl Sewing Camp, each girl made a Fourth of July Sampler. They all seemed to love this project and I was very impressed by their natural ability at hand sewing! Here's what we did: First cut a square piece of fabric that will fit your embroidery hoop. I used linen… Continue reading Fourth of July Sampler

Homeschool · Preschool at home

Printing your Peaceful Press Curriculum

Summer is in full swing which means it's that time of the year again! Do you spend time over the summer planning and ordering your homeschool curriculum? I secretly LOVE it. Image Credit: Peaceful Press Have you tried any curriculum published by The Peaceful Press? We literally own everything they have ever made! We use… Continue reading Printing your Peaceful Press Curriculum

My Kitchen

Our Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies! (Gluten-Free)

Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies Serves: about 36 Ingredients: 2 whole eggs 1/2 cup maple syrup 1 tsp pure vanilla extract 1tsp salt 1tsp baking soda 3 cups blanched almond flour (Costco's is great!) 1/2 cup softened butter (1 stick) (or melted coconut oil for paleo cookies) 1 to 1 1/2 cups chocolate chips (we like… Continue reading Our Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies! (Gluten-Free)

Home Decorating · Motherhood · My Style

My Spring & Summer Capsule Closet

This weekend we sorted through everyone's clothes. Summer is here so I guess it was time to finally pack winter away.  I'm always behind in life. I’m also always cold... so I still keep a few sweaters out. Our master closet is very long and narrow. My husband uses the front half of the closet… Continue reading My Spring & Summer Capsule Closet

Mother Culture · Motherhood · My Bookshelf

A Mother’s Morning Basket (Summertime)

Happy first day of Summer! Summertime is the best time to gather together a morning basket just for yourself! Our homeschool days are slower and more relaxed. So I am finding more quiet time to rest and read during these long summer days. I try to gather books and items that make me slow down… Continue reading A Mother’s Morning Basket (Summertime)

My Kitchen · Seasons & Holidays

Father’s Day Waffles with Bananas and Chocolate Chips (gluten-free)

Father's Day 2019 We celebrated our favorite guy yesterday! We updated his DAD picture frame with new pictures. Scroll below to see our DAD pictures from the past. We also whipped together some homemade waffles in our mini waffle maker. I used a recipe very similar to this one but omitted the pumpkin and cinnamon… Continue reading Father’s Day Waffles with Bananas and Chocolate Chips (gluten-free)

Bucket Lists · Seasons & Holidays

Our Spring & Summer Bucket List

Even though we only take a six week break from schooling between Memorial and Independence Day, we still homeschool lite during the warmer months. This gives us lots of family time to enjoy the weather! Here is our Spring and Summer Bucket List: April/May:June/July:August/September:Plant container garden on Earth DayCreek StompingCatch up on ReadingBike riding weather… Continue reading Our Spring & Summer Bucket List