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Supermoon & Space Activities for Kids

Supermoon & Space Activities for Kids

Tonight & tomorrow will have a supermoon . . .  one we haven’t seen since 1948 . . .  and won’t see it again until 2034. Take time tonight with your family and view this awesome creation of God.  Supermoons occur when the moon is extremely close to the earth.  If you want to see… Continue Reading

3 Branches of Government for Kids

3 Branches of Government for Kids

Elections are right around the corner, so this is the perfect time to teach the 3 branches of government for kids.  For each of our three branches of government, I’ve included an explanation with at least 1 book & 1 activity you can do with your kids.  Feel free to leave other activities in the… Continue Reading

50 Fall Activities for Kids

50 Fall Activities for Kids

With fall just around the corner, I’m ready to celebrate. I love fall and all the fun, family activities you can do with your kids.  Fall is one of those times I do more crafts. Do you enjoy fall crafts for kids, too? To get your creative juices going, here are 50 fall activities for… Continue Reading

How To Make Tortillas for Cinco de Mayo {Monday Meals}

How To Make Tortillas for Cinco de Mayo {Monday Meals}

Cinco de Mayo is huge in Texas. In fact, I already have plan on Thursday to celebrate Cinco de Mayo – independence from Mexico. Even if you’re not from Texas, why not enjoy some fun Mexican activities. Try the homemade tortillas below. Get ready to make your own homemade tortillas.  It’s fun & easy! This… Continue Reading

Easter Traditions – Resurrection Rolls {Monday Meals}

Easter Traditions – Resurrection Rolls {Monday Meals}

Most families have LOTS of Christmas traditions and very few Easter traditions.  I find that interesting because the death & resurrection of Jesus Christ is paramount to being saved from our sin. As my kids grew up, I looked for creative ways to explain Jesus resurrection.  Our absolute, favorite Easter tradition over the past 20… Continue Reading

Valentines Day Ideas for Kids {Round Up}

Valentines Day Ideas for Kids {Round Up}

Valentines Day is next weekend.  Are you looking for some fun & simple Valentines Day ideas for kids? Here are some of our favorites. 5 Ways to have a Family Valentines Day Fun Daddy Daughter Date Ideas {Valentines Ideas} 10 Fun Valentines Day Ideas for Young & Older Kids Fun Valentines Day Ideas for Kids… Continue Reading

Fire Safety for Kids {Weekend Links}

Fire Safety for Kids {Weekend Links}

Fire Safety Week starts today, so I’ve included some extra fun ideas to teach fire safety for kids. My grandkids loved making & eating these cute fire trucks.  I even decided to make one myself. You can get all the directions at Fire Safety Week Activities for Kids or click on any image below to… Continue Reading

Fun Fall Activities {Weekend Links}

Fun Fall Activities {Weekend Links}

Next week is the first day of fall, so why not try some fun fall activities this week? Last week I shared apple activities with Johnny Appleseed‘s birthday this Thursday, September 26. If you missed them, you can find them here. Click on any image to get more details.       Question: What are… Continue Reading

Fall Activities for Kids {FREE Homeschool Unit Study}

Fall Activities for Kids {FREE Homeschool Unit Study}

For the past few weeks, I’ve been working on a new homeschool unit study that includes LOTS of fall activities for kids and fall crafts for kids for homeschoolers. You’ll find science, art, fall crafts for kids, language arts, writing activities, books & corresponding activities for kids and much, much more.  Our activities are about… Continue Reading

Ten Apples on Top Activities

Ten Apples on Top Activities

After sharing some fun apple crafts from books about apples, I have some printables for one of those books. My family loved Dr. Seuss books, but never found Ten Apples on Top until last year. So, I’m getting a copy for my grandkids, so I’ll be prepared. If you want to get a copy for… Continue Reading