Homeschool, Printables

FREE Spring Homeschool Printables

Hey Wanderers! Spring is HEEEEEEERE!!!  Thank the good Lord that Winter is GONE!  (Can you tell I'm not a cold weather person?!)  I've decided to scout the internet to find you some FREE  printables to work in to your Spring homeschool day! I am going to be incorporating all of these into my homeschool lessons. … Continue reading FREE Spring Homeschool Printables

Family Field Trips, Homeschool

Family Field Trip: Tennessee State Museum

Hey Wanderers, Recently, we visited the Tennessee State Museum in Nashville.  They were having a Tennessee Takes Flight: Homeschool Day.  Since my oldest is interested in becoming a pilot, we decided to check it out! Photo credit: www.nashvilledowntown.com/go/tennessee-state-museum When we arrived, the kids found a paper airplane making station and decided to make their best… Continue reading Family Field Trip: Tennessee State Museum

Family Field Trips, Homeschool, Vacation

Family Field Trip: Showcase of Citrus

Hey Wanderers!    Recently our family visited the Orlando area and had our beach plans thrown off course due to rain and Red Tide.  🙁  While browsing Groupon, my mom stumbled upon Showcase of Citrus near the Orlando area. I'm so glad we agreed to take the kids.  It turned out to be one of… Continue reading Family Field Trip: Showcase of Citrus

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Learning our 50 States and Capitals

Hey Wanderers! I've been quiet for a little while last month.  We started our homeschool Tutorial and generally adjusted to our new schedule.  We also started our 50 states and capitals thematic unit.  The goal was for the kids to be able to remember all of the states and capitals from memory.  They've done a… Continue reading Learning our 50 States and Capitals

Homeschool

Homeschool “NOT Back to School” pictures!

How To Take "NOT Back To School" Pictures   Hey Wanderers! This month we started our 4th homeschool year.  (JULY, already?!)  We work on a 4-weeks-on/1-week-off schedule starting mid-July every year.  We usually end around mid-May.  Each year, I always take "Back to School" pictures on our official first day.  Usually, I take the same… Continue reading Homeschool “NOT Back to School” pictures!

DIY, Homeschool, Printables

DIY “Back To School” Schultüten

Hey Wanderers, Does your family have any "Back to School" traditions? In our family, we start each school year off with giving the kids a German Schultüte! What are Schultüten, you ask?  A Schultüte is a cone-shaped gift for children filled with school supplies and goodies to "sweeten" their first day of school. It's a… Continue reading DIY “Back To School” Schultüten

Family Field Trips, Homeschool

Family Field Trip: Vintage Base Ball

Hey Wanderers! If you're looking for an inexpensive, laid back, relaxing afternoon to enjoy time with your family and experience life in a time long ago, you need to attend a game of Vintage Base Ball!   Being the history lovers that we are, we recently found out about a baseball league in Tennessee that plays… Continue reading Family Field Trip: Vintage Base Ball

Family Field Trips, Homeschool, Vacation

Family Field Trip: Tennessee Safari Park

Hey Wanderers! Do your kids love to go to the zoo? Do you ever wish you didn't have to walk for hours to see a couple of exotic animals only to hear your kids complain about their feet hurting? No? Just me then. Lol! Well, let me tell you about this place I discovered recently:… Continue reading Family Field Trip: Tennessee Safari Park

Christmas, Family Field Trips, Homeschool, Vacation

Family Field Trip- Asheville, NC: Biltmore Estate & Asheville Science Museum

Hey Wanderers! Asheville, North Carolina is a very Family-Friendly place to visit!  If you are ever in the area, here are some great places to take the kids for some fun and educational experiences. The Biltmore Estate   Photo courtesy of Biltmore Estate Have you ever heard of the Biltmore Estate?  It's just about the… Continue reading Family Field Trip- Asheville, NC: Biltmore Estate & Asheville Science Museum

Christmas, Organization, Printables

FREE- Christmas Closet “Do Not Enter” Sign

Hey Wanderers, I don't know about you, but every year around this time my closet becomes Ground Zero for Christmas Present stashing.  At the same time, my children seem to come up with the most amazing excuses of why they need to go into my closet (ie. I forgot my brush in there, I need… Continue reading FREE- Christmas Closet “Do Not Enter” Sign