Learning Fun With Nessy Reading & Spelling

Probably the most exciting part of our homeschooling journey has been seeing Angie learn to read. I recently heard about Nessy Reading & Spelling from Nessy Learning, and I couldn’t wait to try it out. I received a free three-month subscription to the programme in exchange for an honest review. Reading and Spelling Fun Nessy …

Why I’m Not Marching (And What I’m Doing Instead)

All week, I’ve seen event suggestions pop up in my Facebook feed: a march here, a protest there. All with one message: Zuma must go. I’ve thought about attending one of them. One has just been arranged in my town – a march from a local park to the library. There’s an almost palpable sense …

Easter Ideas For Kids

Easter is a month away, and I’ve already started planning our Ten Days of Easter activities for the girls. One thing I’ve noticed in my browsing is that it’s challenging to find Jesus-focused Easter activities. Ironic, right? Because the shops are filled with bunnies and chicks and eggs, I’m determined to do crafts and activities …

The Big Book Of Homeschool Ideas

I was given copies of The Big Book of Homeschool Ideas Volume 1 and Volume 2 in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. I don’t think you can ever be completely prepared to homeschool. There are so many books about homeschooling that it’s easy to feel overwhelmed about which one to …

PreK Letter of the Week Masterlist

Here is the masterlist of the PreK Letter of the Week activities for 2017. Links will updated as we go along. Letter Aa Letter Bb Letter Cc Letter Dd Letter Ee Letter Ff Letter Gg Letter Hh Letter Ii Letter Jj Letter Kk Letter Ll Letter Mm Letter Nn Letter Oo Letter Pp Letter Qq …

PreK Letter of the Week – A

When we started homeschooling, I did Learning the Alphabet with Emmy. This year is technically her grade 00 (aka Pre-K) year, so we’re continuing with a letter of the week theme. This week we looked at Aa. I made this apple sorting activity from felt. (You could probably also make it from paper or cardboard.) …

My Favourite Posts Of 2016

It’s been a lot of fun looking back over the last year on the blog. I didn’t write as much I wanted to (because pregnancy is not fun), but here are some of my favourite posts for 2016. That Time We Moved House And Then Got Burgled. The getting burgled part wasn’t fun, but we …