Free Books to Enjoy While you are Cooped Up

Homeschoolers and parents who are new to homeschooling are all in the same boat. We are stuck at home educating our own children. Some are new to this, others are not. Some are trying to copy 6-8 hours of schooling for just a few kids, and some are seeing that that may not be needed … Continue reading Free Books to Enjoy While you are Cooped Up

It is That Time of the Month to Treat Yourself

Guess what I woke up to today? This outside of my window.   Yes, it is April 9th in Maine and this is what I see outside of my window. So wasn't I beyond thrilled when this came to my door.   Oh, man was I relieved! This is just what I needed on a … Continue reading It is That Time of the Month to Treat Yourself

Review: Fine Chocolate Club

I subscribed to the Fine Chocolate Club. I have never really done subscription box before and I am super glad I tried it. I LOVED the Fine Chocolate Club. I was so excited to have my Fine Chocolate Club box come in the mail. I was like a little kid in a candy store, only better … Continue reading Review: Fine Chocolate Club

Online Giving Program

I love Continue to Give! I have had a really positive experience using it. I have been using Continue To Give for my online giving program. You should check it out yourself. The program makes giving easy because people can give with Text, App, Kiosk, or on the website. Their rates are low, and they … Continue reading Online Giving Program

Relay For Life Time!

It is that time of year again! Some people wait for the seasons to change or certain sports to start. I wait for the Relay For Life! This Friday and Saturday will be the Penobscot Relay for Life. A two day and one-night event where we raise money and awareness for the American Cancer Society … Continue reading Relay For Life Time!

Best Educational Blog Award

One of my readers nominated me for the Best Educational Blog Award. I like this award because it is set up so anyone can use it and anyone can nominate blogs they actually read. This is a really good idea for the blog awards that go around!  Thank you to my reader, passitonmom who nominated me … Continue reading Best Educational Blog Award

50 Ways To Homeschool for Free Part 1

As a homeschooling parent, I hear all the time that homeschooling is very expensive. I understand where that is coming from. The fact is though that homeschooling is not expensive. You could essentially homeschool for free, and yes that includes printing costs. I am going to share 50 ways to homeschool for free. This is a … Continue reading 50 Ways To Homeschool for Free Part 1

So, What is the plan?

I'm sitting here alone in my room with homemade chocolate covered popcorn, in the world's biggest bowl. I'm alone. Alone with my thoughts and alone with the option to watch WHATEVER I want on Netflix, with no regard to anyone's opinions. My kids are upstairs and my husband is spending some much needed time with … Continue reading So, What is the plan?

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies Today we made chocolate chip cookies. Who doesn't love a nice, warm, melty, gooey, chocolate chip cookie? Just what we needed to take the cold Maine edge off! This is our favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies recipe that is tried and true in this house of 6. 1 stick softened butter 3/4 cup … Continue reading Chocolate Chip Cookies