Please Excuse Our Dust…..

Apr 21

  Due to circumstances beyond our control, this site will be undergoing a bit of reconstruction.   Thank you for your...

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           The Salem Adventure Book Review!

Apr 23

  Love adventure and American History?  Check out  The Salem Adventure the third book in the Our America Series…..       Over the past two years, I’ve become acquainted with author Susan Kilbride’s work.  First through her fabulous Science Unit Study Curriculum and second through her Our America series.   My children and I have...

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           Apologia General Science Module 12 Labs

Apr 18

This lab session was pure fun!   12.1 What Combustion Needs First, light a tealight and place it in a bowl.     Next, place a glass over the tealight and watch what happens.  (Ok, that’s a no brainer)     Relight the tealight, place it in vinegar add baking soda and watch what happens…..     Now, try to relight the...

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           Esther Queen of Persia Book Review!

Apr 17

  As a busy homeschool mom of 4 I rarely get time to read a book for pleasure.  When I do, I want to read something that pulls me quickly into the story.  Esther Queen of Persia:  A Courageous Woman for a Dangerous Time fits that description to a tee!     Danger, suspense, and faith fill these pages cover to cover as author Jim Baumgardner breathes...

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           Virtual Labs – Guest Post from Archimedes Online

Apr 16

  Interested in Online Science courses for your middle or high school student? Check out this guest post on Virtual Labs from Mary Abraham, Instructor and founder of Archimedes Academy Online!     Archimedes Academy Online provides quality junior high and high school science classes geared toward home school students. Students learn not simply to...

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           Tapestry of Grace Link Up #6

Apr 15

      It’s mid-April and this year’s finish line is in sight.   As we finish up, it’s a great time to give your homeschool a self-evaluation.  Sitting down, I am pondering these questions: What worked well academically? What didn’t work well academically? What activities worked well? Which activities didn’t work well? Name some high...

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           Checkout Pinspires.net – A New Christian Social Media Site!

Apr 14

  There’s a new social media site in town.  Created by Pastor Duke Taber, this one is decidedly Christian and called Pinspires.net .       You don’t have to worry about family UNfriendly content as Pinspires.net is monitored and reports of inappropriate pins are investigated promptly.   Pastor Duke writes: “I created...

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