Exploring Pond Life with Over and Under the Pond (+ Free Printables)

I love exploring, observing, and studying nature with my kids. In fact, it’s one of my favorite parts of homeschooling. The funny thing is that it hasn’t always been that way. It wasn’t until we moved to North Carolina that I really began to appreciate nature and see it for[Read more]

There’s More to the Shores: A Nature-Themed Beach Scavenger Hunt

There's More to the Shores: A Nature-Themed Beach Scavenger Hunt

One of my favorite things about where we live is that we’re able to spend lots of time at the beach. We live minutes away from the Atlantic Ocean and take advantage of every opportunity to stick our toes in the sand, play in ocean, and enjoy all the beauty[Read more]

8 Nearly Screen-Free Ways to Occupy Kids While Traveling

If you’ve tackled a road trip with your family recently, you know perfectly well how tough it can be to help kids stay content while traveling. What’s even tougher is finding screen-free ways to occupy kids while traveling, am I right? *Post contains referral links; see disclosure for details.* Don’t[Read more]

Celebrate Christmas by Making Your Own Advent Calendar

I look forward to celebrating Christmas with my family each year and I’m always looking for new ways to get our hearts ready for the special day. One of the ways we do this by using an Advent calendar to help us count down. *Post contains referral links; see disclosure[Read more]