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Meaningful Photos Taken With Your Smartphone

Meaningful Photos Taken With Your Smartphone

  Meaningful photos taken with your smartphone are absolutely possible. I want you to think about your daily life for a moment. What are the moments that make you smile? Is it the toys left in the tub after your child’s evening bath? Maybe it’s […]

Let’s Read And Find Out Science: Germs Make Me Sick!

Let’s Read And Find Out Science: Germs Make Me Sick!

I decided to participate in a blog series for “Let’s Read And Find Out Science”. I  thought the book “Germs Make Me Sick!” would be the perfect book to read as we head into winter. Knowing how important it is to wash our hands or […]

Unexpected Road Trips

Unexpected Road Trips

Road trips. Everyone I’ve ever met enjoys going on an adventure. Most of the time our family takes those adventures by car. Okay, so everytime our family has been on an adventure, we’ve taken them by car, but let’s not split hairs here. **As always, […]

What Is Unschooling?

What Is Unschooling?

Hey! I know you’ve asked me a few times about unschooling and you’ve wanted more information on the subject. Well, I can only tell you how it applies to MY family. I feel that I need to let you know straight away that I am […]

CuriosityStream: Documentaries Worth Watching

CuriosityStream: Documentaries Worth Watching

I love unit studies. It’s true. While we may follow more of an “unschool” approach in our homeschool, unit studies hold my heart. Living books are a great way to start a unit study, but what happens when you go down a rabbit hole and […]

Green Kid Crafts: Review

Green Kid Crafts: Review

There are so many ways to homeschool. Every family is uniquely different from the next, just as every child, even in the same family, is different from his or her siblings. Everyone learns differently. We received a complimentary subscription box from Green Kid Crafts in […]

Memories That Last: Photo Storage Explained

Memories That Last: Photo Storage Explained

  We are all responsible for recording our family’s history. How do we preserve those memories? By taking photos, of course!  I personally look at photography as tho I am the family historian. I feel that if it’s not me documenting every smile, every tear, […]

5 Tips For Better Smartphone Photos

5 Tips For Better Smartphone Photos

  We’re on vacation in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina this week, and I’m not going to use my camera. Did I just make you gasp? I’m sure that statement could be a little misleading, let me explain to you exactly what I […]

8 COOL Activities in Columbia, SC

8 COOL Activities in Columbia, SC

  Aahhh….. sweet summer. We all love summer. Kids are out of school, the weather is amazing, daylight lasts until nearly 10 pm. (At least here in  Columbia, South Carolina) We’re not rushing from one place to the next, life has slowed down just a little, […]

14 Outdoor Activites In Columbia, South Carolina

14 Outdoor Activites In Columbia, South Carolina

    School’s out for summer! Now what? I’ve put together a list of local OUTDOOR activities in Columbia, South Carolina, that you’re going to want to do with your family this summer.   1. Riverbanks Zoo, Garden, and Waterfall Junction I’ve heard it said more […]