It's week 5 of the Pinterest Challenge!
We were doing a kitchen challenge this past week, and I decided to tackle this mess:
It was taking me forever to find the right measuring spoon. If you're doing Trim Healthy Mama, you know how many measuring spoons and cups you can go through!
If you are planning to teach your elementary school children at home this year, don't spend any money just yet! I've compiled a list of FREE homeschool English lessons and helpers for you. Many of these are good through high-school, but you can find everything you would need to teach ...more
Studying spelling can be boring. Although the traditional methods to practice spelling are good ways to learn and should still be used, there's no reason you can't make it a little more fun sometimes.
Here are 45 different ways to practice spelling words!
Use a water gun to write your words ...more
I frequently find it difficult to make time for fun and extra-curricular activities when homeschooling. It's not because we don't have time in our school day, but because I don't know where to start or what exactly I'm supposed to be teaching.
Art is one of those subjects I haven't found ...more
Welcome to week 4 of the Pinterest Challenge!
Yep, another week has flown by. Another week with no pictures. Another week of going through homeschool links from my personal Pinterest board.
I'm sure this has been a busy week for you, too. If you have kids that started school or are getting ready ...more
Here are another 35 free flower patterns. This is part 3 in the flower-making series - crochet! The last two were fabrics & trims and felt (take a look if you haven't seen them).
These beautiful and clever flowers range from simple to complex. Some are fun, some are realistic, and ...more
Welcome to week 3 of the Pinterest Challenge!
Sadly, I have only one picture for you this week. It is from my sister. She organized her boys' school clothes and stuff with the idea from this pin! Here is a picture of her project:
They did a practice run with it last ...more
Do you struggle to pack healthy lunches for the kids?
Are you tired of paying money for nasty school lunches with little nutritional value?
Are you trying to stick to a budget, but you grab fast food or other junk at lunchtime?
Do you want to save money on your vacation by packing ...more
It's time for Pinterest Challenge #2! I have been extremely neglectful of my poor blog this last month. It’s been a little busy and weird around here. We took our kids up to Virginia so we could visit our family, and we left them there with relatives for about a ...more
In addition to passing on some serious prescription savings, I’m going to tell you a little story today. It’s a story about having no insurance, really bad former employers, serious depression, and spending $327 on something that could have cost me only $33.
Don’t worry, it’s the short version.
Back in February, ...more