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9 Natural Cleaning Recipes for New Mamas

March 1st, 2016 by Dionna - 1 Comment

With the birth of your first (or second or third or . . .) baby, cleaning becomes a completely different creature. Where once you were wiping dust off of surfaces and calling it good, now you’re worried about what your babe’s little mouth may come in contact with. You want surfaces to be clean, and you want your cleaners to be safe.

Preschool Paleontology – Dino Dig! Class

January 14th, 2016 by Dionna - Leave a comment

My four-year-old daughter has expressed an interest in dinosaurs, so I organized a Dino Dig! class for our homeschool co-op. We dug fossils, measured dinosaurs, looked at life-sized footprints, and more!

the Story of the World Volume 1: Usborne Book List

December 15th, 2015 by Dionna - 5 Comments

Our family uses the Story of the World history curriculum from Peace Hill Press as a secular homeschooling curriculum. Check out the list of Usborne books that can be rich resources for your kids as they work through Story of the World!

Usborne’s Peek Inside Books

December 2nd, 2015 by Dionna - Leave a comment

Usborne’s Peek Inside books can help you nurture your bookworms – see inside of them in this video!

Do Nice, Be Kind, Spread Happy: Knock Down Ginger

December 1st, 2015 by Dionna - Leave a comment

For Advent this year, we are going to perform ninja acts of kindness inspired by the book Do Nice, Be Kind, Spread Happy {DNBKSH}. DNBKSH is a book full of random acts of kindness that kids can perform, many without a parent’s help. I’m going to share some of our…

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