Our Simple Summer Schedule

The sun is shining, the freezer is stocked with popsicles, school’s officially out for everyone in our county, and the baby pool is filled up almost daily. Sure signs of summer, right?

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End of Year Homeschooling Reflections

Well, our little one is still happily baking and has not made an appearance yet! So today, I’m spending some time finishing up a few blog posts, organizing summer learning activities for Bundle, baking, and praying for patience!

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10 More Small Ways to Live Greener

Exactly one year ago today, I published this post about small ways to live a more green lifestyle. Tips on energy reduction, recycling and utilizing indoor plants are just a few of the great ideas included. But with another Earth Day soon approaching, I decided to share ten more small ways to make a positive impact on our planet.

If everyone does even one small thing, it can make a huge difference!

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11 Fun Friday Ideas for Your Homeschool

Because sometimes making Friday a little extra special is completely worthwhile!

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27 Ways to Play Outdoors This Spring

Spring has sprung here in the Midwest, and we couldn’t be more relieved to be spending more time outdoors!

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Hip Homeschool Hop Link Up!

Hi, all!

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What’s on Our “Morning Chair” (and why we have one)

Make coffee. Sip coffee. Savor the first few (and possibly only) quiet moments of the day. Then embrace the chaos.

Anyone else?

Our morning routine was…well, not so routine until this last fall.

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Our Springtime Library Haul

So my goal was to post about our fun library finds once each month, but with baby on the way, that has proved a bit more difficult than once imagined!

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Pre-K/Kindergarten Dinosaur Unit Study Resources

Do you have any little dinosaur lovers in your house?

Ours is Bundle, our 4-year-old daughter. Every summer I ask her what she’d like to learn about during school, and for the past two years, dinosaurs have made the list. I’ve decided to dedicate 10 posts just to learning about dinosaurs geared toward the Preschool and Kindergarten age group.

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Dinosaur Field Trip Ideas

Just finishing up a dinosaur unit study? These are some ideas for some fabulously fun field trips that all revolve around dinosaurs!

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