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Swinging On Small Hinges · 2W ago

An Unseen Angel {Book Review}

On December 14, 2012, a young man by the name of Adam Lanza walked into Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut and opened fire on two classrooms full of first graders.   The victims n...
Swinging On Small Hinges · 2M ago

What We are Reading {BiblioPlan Week 16 & 17}

We've picked up the pace a bit!  Next week will be a Spring Break for our homeschool and before we get to relaxed we are going to finish up Week 17 of BiblioPlan.  We are studying both India...
Swinging On Small Hinges · 2M ago

The Plague and Joan of Arc {BiblioPlan Week 14}

We are trying to pick up the pace a little this week and are finishing up BiblioPlan Week 14.  It was a full week since our reading squished in both The Plague and Joan of Arc!  We didn't do...
Swinging On Small Hinges · 2M ago

Ice Skating Anyone?

We got a chance to go to a birthday party last weekend for one of the girls' friends from church.  She would be having her birthday at the MediaCom Ice Arena where we would get a chance to t...
Swinging On Small Hinges · 2M ago

What We're Reading on Wednesday {BiblioPlan Week 12}

This week in BiblioPlan we have started learning about the Crusades.  Remember the Days was a bit rough as we were pretty lost in our readings about the Battle of Manzikert.  Thank goodness ...
Swinging On Small Hinges · 2M ago

Pretend Play with Playmobile

Did you have Playmobile as a child?  I did!  I remember really enjoying pretend play with it...that and Little People (I loved Little People)!  I have recently made a decision to buy my girl...
Swinging On Small Hinges · 2M ago

What We're Reading on Wednesday

We are reading a lot of really good books this week as we meander our way through the Middle Ages!  I am a bookaholic and reading good LIVING books, is very important to me.  With BiblioPlan...
Swinging On Small Hinges · 3M ago

Medieval Times {BiblioPlan Y2 Week 9 & 10}

We are having a great time studying all about the Middle Ages at our house!  With the cold and icy weather we enjoyed several projects since we've been cooped up indoors for a couple of week...
Swinging On Small Hinges · 3M ago

Maggie's 7th Birthday!

For Maggie's 7th Birthday she wanted another Choose Your Own Adventure day...so that is what we did.  It was a lot of fun, but totally exhausting!  Here are a few pictures from her special d...
Swinging On Small Hinges · 3M ago

The Lady of the Lakes {A Historical Proper Romance Book Review}

Walter Scott has three passions: Scotland, poetry, and Mina Stuart. Though she is young and they are from different stations in society, Walter is certain their love is meant to be. For year...