Unwind and Renew for the New Year (Giveaway!)

The holidays are finally over, but one thing remains: stress!  If you’re anything like me, you got all worked up trying to check all of the boxes off in preparing for and carrying out all of the many holiday plans and responsibilities.  Now is the time to unwind, relax, renew, and start FRESH for the brand […]

Medieval Times Dallas Food Drive (and Tomato Bisque Recipe!)

The Dallas castle of Medieval Times is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year and is partnering with Dallas Life as part of their Chivalry in Action campaign this January and February.  That’s right, participate in the Medieval Times Dallas Food Drive by bringing any non-perishable food item to the Dallas castle and you will receive 45% […]

Keep Preschoolers Busy WITHOUT Screens

Do you have a hard time coming up with new and creative ways to keep preschoolers busy WITHOUT screens?  Check out my ideas that are tried and true.  Nurture their love for learning and exploring.  These activities are great, because most of them don’t require full parent supervision, so they make awesome activities for them […]

How to Get Your Students EXCITED About Homeschooling

It seems like all homeschool families have the the same dilemma: How do you get your students EXCITED about homeschooling?  Check out my tips and advice from our experiences homeschooling over the past 7 1/2 years. I recommend evaluating each student individually to come up with a game plan, so if you have multiple kids, […]

The Beginner’s Bible by Zonderkidz

I have several young children in my house, and we’re always excited to review new products just for them.  The Beginner’s Bible by Zonderkidz is the perfect way to introduce Bible stories to your littlest family members. My 2 year old son was so excited when he saw this Bible.  I had been getting lots of packages for […]