Ready for this week? Are you like so many of us and you have been busy today cleaning up and getting ready for the big week? Need some fun and inexpensive ideas for those last touches? Let us help! Decorating for Thanksgiving adds an element of warmth and fun to your home. The best thing is you don’t have to go overboard or put a lot of time or effort into this. Use a few of … [Read more...] about Decorating For Thanksgiving
Let's Make a Memory
Oh! Anybody else in holiday bliss this week? We have changed the pace for the week. A nice welcomed break after a very, very productive season. This week, we are cutting back all of our life to just make sweet memories. What about you? Why not make a memory this week? Want to? Here are a few ideas of things that might make your Christmas special while you make sweet, … [Read more...] about Why Not Make a Memory This Week???
It is Fall! Every day, I wake up to something new and different in my yard. I expect that the next few weeks hold many precious touches straight from the hand of the Creator, just for us...AND, you can call it school! Yep! Talk about a great way to teach science and nature study to your little ones--just get outside! Science is SO easy to bring into our homeschools. The … [Read more...] about It’s Fall! Get Outside! by Cindy Rushton
Thanksgiving is the perfect time to teach your kids about being thankful. Here are some ideas to teach your children how to appreciate the blessings in their lives. Giving Thanks Placemats The goal of this craft is to create a collage filled with drawings and pictures of all the things your children are thankful for. Cut photos from magazines, or print some photos from … [Read more...] about Teaching Your Kids to be Thankful
When hosting Thanksgiving dinner for friends and family, the food is of utmost importance. However, if you serve the most decadent meal on paper plates –your delicious meal will taste less than spectacular. It works both ways. If you invest some time and effort into decorating your Thanksgiving table –your overcooked turkey and undercooked beans will be less noticeable as … [Read more...] about Setting the Table for Thanksgiving