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FREE COLORING PAGES

After sitting at home in a self-quarantine, I have been looking online for something that I could do with the kids. (We are already home, but this mama is trying to slow down and enjoy.) I have found a few webpages that I have enjoyed. I have added color pages that found – Links to the original sites are below…

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Game review – Waterproof playing cards AND Uno Flip

So for those who do follow our blog and family know that we are gamers. We love all different types of games. Last month, Shelby, Michael, Larry and I (Kris) took a Carnival Cruise for Shelby’s 21st birthday out of Long Beach. Larry and I love to go on cruises since we can “unplug” from technology for a little while…

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End of Summer Projects

It is that time of the year. The summer for public school kids in our area is coming to a close. I love that we have a bit of freedom in our homeschooling. We have a handful of projects to still get worked on our homestead for this summer season Our aquaponics system is being put back up. In this…

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What can you do as a homeschooler?

As a homeschooling family, I try to think outside the box. I have 4 who are ages 9-13 and several are special needs. We have a great little chunk of land, many animals, homesteading, cooking from scratch. But how do I tap those needs in a different way, OUTSIDE the BOX? We are taking a different approach this year. For…

Homeschool Approved - Game "This Belongs in a Museum"
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Homeschool Approved – Game “This Belongs in a Museum”

We recently picked up a new “board game” by Rather Dashing Games. This game is a GREAT quality, with heavy duty pieces and box so it is bound to last with the many hands in our family. You build your board while you are playing gathering points and stealing points with your archaeologist and mummy. The artwork on the game…

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Discovering Education – Grand Canyon

Discovering Education – Grand Canyon We love to take field trips and learn about new (and old) places. This week on Discovering Education, we took a trip up to the Grand Canyon.   

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Discovering Education – Geocaching

Getting your homeschooled kids up and active can sometimes be a  daunting task. We discovered geocaching almost 10 years ago and are still having fun. Now that the kids are bigger (and some are driving), they like to go out and some of them have created their own geocaching profiles too. Geocaching is basically a GPS “treasure-hunt”. You are looking for…

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Discovering Education – Product Review Science Kit

We absolutely love the groovy lab in a box science kit. This kit comes once a month for $30 through Amazon.  Click here: https://amzn.to/2yQWj7Z

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Discovering Education – Pioneer Living History Museum

Join us on another homeschooling adventure at the Pioneer Living History Museum in Phoenix, Arizona. Well worth the visit for the little cowboy in your life!!!  Discovering Education – Visiting Pioneer, Arizona and traveling the back roads, Phoenix, Anthem, Arizona, Pioneer Living History Museum, Pioneers, Old West, History www.DiscoveringEducation.us KrisAndLarry.com, homeschooling, homeschoolers, krisandlarry Be sure to like and follow our…

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Discovering Education – Field Trip to Jerome, Arizona

 Watch us this week as we Discover Education in Jerome, Arizona and find something special on the dirt back road that we took.  Discovering Education – Visiting Jerome, Arizona and traveling the back roads, Verde Valley, Jerome Historical Museum, Haunted Hamburger   www.DiscoveringEducation.us   KrisAndLarry.com, homeschooling, homeschoolers, krisandlarry   Be sure to like and follow our YouTube channel and…

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Review: MunchPak

Click on the banner below to get started!!! International Snack Subscription Box Today’s review is on the MunchPak. It is a snack delivery program that contains snack foods from around the world. We chose a monthly subscription and chose the original box which contains 10+ items. It was the perfect size for use to try everything.  We didn’t wait long…

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Discovering Education – Creating Lapbooks

Creating Lapbooks for your child’s homeschool program is a GREAT way to bring out that budding crafter in your house.  Lapbooking is a creative way to use a file folder and create a “book” or research report.  Our house tries to break out of the normal routine by creating a lapbook and presenting an oral report on the topic.    [download…