My 9 year old is currently OBSESSED with the Bad Kitty book series by Nick Bruel. I love this because I want her to enjoy reading but buying every single book in a popular series makes Momma and Daddy go broke pretty quickly. This past time she asked for a new Bad Kitty book my… Continue reading Homeschool Idea: Proposal Writing
It started out as our typical Friday night conversation: “What do you want to eat tonight?” “I dunno know what do you want?” We all know how that conversation can go and how it can continue without resolution forever! Nobody felt like cooking but we didn’t really want to eat out. We agreed we didn’t… Continue reading Raw: It’s What’s For Dinner
Furniture that is both affordable and of sound quality is hard to come by. Big box retailers sell cheap fixes that are functional but lack the sturdiness needed to last an active family with children. Furniture stores may have more rugged options but the price tag is often more than we can afford. This leaves… Continue reading Making Our Own Furniture
This is so simple that you can barely call it a recipe but there are actually people out there that have never heard of sun tea so I wanted to share my favorite sunny day treat! You will need: A large transparent jug, jar, or pitcher (glass works best but we reused these… Continue reading Recipe Time! Sun Tea
Many homesteaders have the eventual goal or dream of going off grid. For the uninitiated, that is living without being plugged into the electricity grid owned by power utilities-producing one’s own electricity. Some homesteads may live pioneer style, with no electricity at all while others prefer to keep some modern conveniences such as electric lights… Continue reading Can THE MAN Keep you From Living Off-Grid? Something to think about.
This is a simple but fun activity to encourage writing skills and imagination in your child.