nature walk with children

Tips for Nature Walks with Young Children

Before you think I've got this whole thing figured out, let me just paint a picture for you. About a year ago, we set out with a friend on one of our very first nature walks at a local trail. "It'll be fun!" we said. Three minutes into our walk, my littlest one (who was…

Making Morning Time Work with Little Ones

Hello again, friends. Last year I first read about the concept of Morning Time over on Farmhouse Schoolhouse and I immediately fell in love. Visions soon filled my head of what our very own Morning Time would look like: *Everyone in their chairs, gathered peacefully around the table.* *Delicious muffins and fresh fruit set out in pretty…

Snow Science Activities for Kids

I have a little scientist. He's only 5 years old and 4 feet tall, but don't even try to tell him he's not a real live scientist. Since I took physics for fun in college (I was an advertising major), I can only guess where he gets it from. Ever since January arrived, we've basically…

Fizzy Valentine’s Day Sensory Art

Make a simple and fun sensory art Valentine's Day craft with your little ones.

The Adventure Begins

Hi there! I'm so glad you're here. We are just your typical homeschooling, mountain climbing, nature hiking and soon-to-be foster family. 😉 Our house is noisy, our yard is muddy and you can almost always find a lego in our washing machine. Or anywhere else, for that matter. I never imagined being a boy mom.…