The sunshine finally came out this weekend after a very dreary February. Spring is almost here and Easter is right around the corner. The older I get, the more Springtime becomes my favorite season of the year. The blooms and birds are such a gift after the long winter season. But Jesus is God's greatest… Continue reading Springtime Book Stack
Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com We love Valentine's Day in our house almost as much as we love books! My daughter loves to write words of encouragement through love letters and I find them all over the house. She expresses her love and emotions through art. Whenever she is sad, angry, excited, or sorry about… Continue reading February Book Stack
We had a dusting of snow today in Middle Tennessee. The children are out trying to catch snowflakes on their tongue. I'm cuddled under blankets by the fire, shivering and struggling to stay warm. My body was definitely not made for winter weather. I'm trying my best to embrace this season we are in. Where… Continue reading Reading Weather Has Arrived
I was grabbing a few more Christmas books to add to our reading stack this month and noticed quite a few were on sale! The following are Buy 1 Get 1 Half Off or Buy 2 Get 1 Free! See my master list here! BOGO Christmas Books: The Story of Holly and Ivy The Night… Continue reading Amazon’s Christmas Book BOGO Sale!
Photo by Torsten Dettlaff on Pexels.com It's almost time to change the calendar and gather Advent materials. (And I should probably consider removing the rotting pumpkins from the front porch.) As we count down to Christmas, we will pull out a new book from our December book stack. I am actually thinking about wrapping… Continue reading 25 Days of Christmas Books!
Welcoming October and unboxing our seasonal books! Do you store away your seasonal books? I find it's easier to swap them out if I keep them all in one spot. These next few months are when our BEST books come out of hiding! Our books are like old friends in our house and the… Continue reading October Picture Book Stack
For Valentines Day, I bought the kids a mini waffle maker! We made some semi-homemade waffles inspired by the Paleo Waffles Nesting With Grace posted on her blog. I had some Gluten Free Pancake Mix from Trader Joe's on hand so we subbed it in for the dry ingredients. The recipe on the box only makes 2… Continue reading Pumpkin-Pecan Waffles (Gluten Free)
With the New Year around the corner, I thought I would share my favorite products our family found this year. We have become more mindful about what we bring into our home. We currently rent a small 2000 sq ft two story home that is bursting at the seams. 400 sq ft of it is… Continue reading 2019 Favorite Family Finds
We finished up our science unit on bugs last month. I decided to pause our usual science lessons and do a quick unit study on trees and leaves. The leaves have been beautiful this year! The kids love going on leaf hunts and running back home to identify them in their books. They really enjoyed… Continue reading Unit Study: Seeds, Trees, and Leaves
Fall weather arrived this week in Middle Tennessee! I've started gathering books for my basket to read during the cooler months beside a cozy fire. This past June, I shared a mother's morning basket to read during the summer. My Autumn Morning Basket is filled with: A journal + pen My Bible + planner Wild… Continue reading A Mother’s Morning Basket (Autumn)