Making a List and Checking it Twice

The Regency Adventures of Jemima Sudbury Review--amazing historical books for older elementary girls

By nature and habit, I’m a list-maker. I may not actually check things off my list – I may just forget I ever made a list – I may not “rediscover” one until, “Oh well, that was a list for Monday and now it’s Thursday.” I may find my list crumpled into a ball in [continue reading…]

3 Weekend Cyber Deals That Are Totally Worth It!

3 Weekend Cyber Sales 2014 #cybermonday

I’ve come to figure there are two types of Black Friday people–those that can’t miss a single deal and those that would rather pay full price than fight the chaos. Me, I’m kind of a tweener. I like a good deal but without the chaos and crowds. I suppose that’s why I usually like Cyber [continue reading…]

20 Gift Ideas for Your Little Princess

20 #Gift Ideas for Your Little #Princess #girls

This week we drew names for our family gift exchange, and the excitement of Christmas is beginning to grow.  Already my girls are saying, “next month is Christmas!” My youngest really wants a teddy bear, the oldest some new doll hangers, and both want ANYTHING princess. I laugh as I write because I grew up [continue reading…]

Surprise at Yorktown–One of our New Favorite Read Alouds

The Imagination Station Series: Surprise at Yorktown

If you have an early elementary student, chances are you have heard of or even read the Magic Tree House series.  Peanut loves the adventure in them, and I am always amazed how the books make her want to learn even more about the time period, location, or topic presented.  That said, there are a [continue reading…]

Middlebury Interactive Languages: An Online K-2 Spanish Program that Works!

Online K-2 Spanish Program That Works!--Middlebury Interactive Languages #spanish #onlineeducation

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