Having a “Whale” of a Time Homeschooling

It has now been a little over a month since I started homeschooling my kids.  Let's just say that if you have ever been on a roller coaster at Magic Mountain, that's pretty much how it has been.  So many highs and lows that seem to be testing my persistence and inspiration to start this new journey with my…

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Olympic Rings, Torch and Relay in the USA

We had so much fun yesterday as we got ready for the Winter Olympics to begin in Russia.  We brought a little bit of the Olympic spirit right into our home.  First, we started off our day making these yummy Banana Pancakes in the form of the Olympic Rings.  (I will post this simple recipe soon.)  While we ate…

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Winter Olympics Homeschool Style

The Olympics is just a few days away!  I am busy trying to pull together some fun learning activities for my kids to do during the Olympics.  Here’s a fun short video to pump up your kids about the games. I just downloaded this awesome booklet from Enchanted HomeSchooling Mom.  It is great!  There are all kinds of worksheets,…

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Primary Lesson: Prayer

I love teaching the primary children at my church each Sunday.  There are 8 fun and energetic 3 year old cuties.  They make me laugh.  I was teaching them last Sunday about prayer and that we can pray to Heavenly Father.  I had the kids color this picture that I drew.  The boy was from a past Digital Scrapbooking kit…

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