When my husband and I first married, one of his favorite dishes for me to make was pasta, pasta in any form. Lasagna was requested once a week and then once I started making stuffed shells with Bertolli sauce, those were requested even more. I loved I could make large batches and hide some in […]
If you enjoy cooking up a storm in the kitchen, you probably use plenty of herbs. Rather than buying from the supermarket, it could be time to grown your own. Here are 10 ways to create a unique kitchen garden, even if you only have limited space. Sunken garden If you’re planning on remodelling your […]
I have to confess, I am a nerd. I get excited about new pencils, new notebooks and school books. I always have. Now that I have children and we have a couple of years of homeschooling under our belt, I still get just as excited when back-to-school time rolls around. When new books arrive, they are no exception. I love the smell of a new book, flipping through crisp new pages.
When I stumble across Usborne Books & More I was excited! Beyond excited. They had so many amazing non-fiction books on topics covering the body, the weather, space, our solar system, art, history, animals….I truly could go on and on. From my very first order I was hooked. They were perfect homeschooling tools. Then I found out I could host a Facebook party and earn free books and I was even more excited. Two of the free books I selected were children’s encyclopedias.
With the chill of winter in the air and reading several stories about these amazing animals I decided it would be fun to do a penguin craft to go along with our school lessons. Penguins are such amazing creatures and so much fun to learn about. One evening I sat down and started playing with some […]