Children and American Pride

If you live in Maine then you know (or should know) that a great American hero's anniversary is coming up at the end of June. It will have been 25 years since MSG Gary Gordon died for our country. He left behind children, parents, and family. His hometown has been working hard to honor this … Continue reading Children and American Pride

Yes, you can homeschool!

When I tell people we homeschool they tend to look at me like I have more than one head. That I must be absolutely¬†out of my mind. Schooling at home is on the rise and the way I see school curriculum going and society I do not see us homeschoolers going anywhere! There are two … Continue reading Yes, you can homeschool!

Homeschooling and Pregnancy

Is it just me or are homeschool mums pregnant all the time? I'm kidding! But since I am a mother of 4 it sure feels that way!¬† So how is it possible to homeschool and recover from birth? The answer is not to push yourself toward unrealistic terms. I am very surprised by the number … Continue reading Homeschooling and Pregnancy

My 5 Favorite Reading Kindle Apps for Kids

My kids love the Kindle. They are not on it 24/7 but we do have a lot of games for them at their disposal. I choose all their Kindle games. Whatever the games are I have 100% control over. I also do not pay for any games, even for myself. While my kids are outside … Continue reading My 5 Favorite Reading Kindle Apps for Kids

Kids and Diaper Rashes

These kids and diaper rashes! It is a never-ending battle of learning and problem-solving. After having four children in diapers you would think I have all the mysteries of diaper rashes solved, but I do not. Each child is different, each rash is caused by something different, and everything and nothing works to cure it. … Continue reading Kids and Diaper Rashes

Egg Free Peanut Butter Cookies

These cookies are actually good but very flat. My kids did love these and they were very crispy. These would be great if you cooked them very small and made them as crisps, which I probably will do next time. It is my first egg-free cookie I have made. Ingredients: 1 Cup Peanut Butter(use creamy) … Continue reading Egg Free Peanut Butter Cookies