April 10, 2019

Every Friday rolls around and it leads to the same argument every time. What movie are we going to watch for family movie night? I was getting tired of the older kids constantly influencing the choices of the small ones and then Dad swooping in and making the final cho...

July 21, 2018

This is an older post from 2014 but with the new movie coming out in 2019 I thought it would be a fun one to resurrect from my old blog. Plus, you may be asking yourself..."Could The Lego Movie be a classic?"

Is the Lego Movie a classic? This has been an on and off conv...

October 22, 2017

Having trouble finding a movie everyone will like? Strange movies for the entire family on Halloween. Here are 10 that are sure to please.

October 20, 2017

Are You a Reluctant Reader?

Not everyone grows up to love books. This could be attributed to a plethora of reasons. No matter the reason, you have come to this list and here you will find a variety of books to give a try. Learn How I Made Myself Love To Read. 


October 18, 2017

If you get rid of the majority of the toys in your home your children's creativity will soar. Imagination is not powered by toys.

October 17, 2017

Do you hate reading? Do you dread reading out loud to your children?

Would you rather read a simple children's picture book rather than a chapter book? Do you avoid reading aloud in public? Does a movie sound more appealing?

I Hated Reading Assignments

My experience with...

October 17, 2017

Do You Remember? 

Can you remember the first time you went to see a movie on the big screen? The smell of popcorn, eager movie goers hurrying this way and that, the big chairs; or maybe you went to a drive in movie and sat in the comfort of your own car with all of your...

February 24, 2016

The Fort Building KIT

Here is a fun idea. How about a Fort Building Kit? King sized sheets, rope, and clothes pins. I couldn't

get over the greatness of this idea. I decided to make a Fort Building Kit for all three of my kids (now I have a 4th little one). I made t...

February 17, 2016

7 tips for choosing a chapter books will help you look at your kids and life and choose a book that will reflect your families current needs.

August 7, 2015


So today we started our day off with a little fun chemistry reading and learned about how acids and bases react to each other. I love the book I am using because even I, the non math and science minded, can understand it. Then we read a chapter from Carry On M...

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