My boys love Historical fiction, and this last year they have been reading the Choose Your Own Adventure version of the Oregon Trail books. As a family, we were going to a wedding out west and decided to hit...
As a homeschool family, we try to learn about and observe all the special days. Whether it be National Chocolate Ice Cream Day, Earth Day, or Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we take a few moments to learn of...
My family loves libraries. We kind of have to since I’m a children’s librarian! I’m always asking people if they have a library card or if they take their kiddos to storytime. On the other hand, I’ve encountered SO...
As a homeschool family, we try to learn about, celebrate, and observe any and all holidays. Whether it be National Chocolate Ice Cream Day, St. Patrick's Day, or Earth Day, we take a few moments to learn of each...
Here's some history for you: I am a white, middle-aged female who grew up a stone's throw away from where the Civil War ended. We studied the Civil War for six weeks in school. We were told February was Black...
My heart goes out to every Black mother that has lost their child due to the color of their skin. Being Puerto Rican, I experienced being called an ‘alien’ and was constantly questioned about my legal status while growing up...
As a homeschool family, we try to learn about, celebrate, and observe any and all holidays. Whether it be National Hot Fudge Sundae Day, Valentine's Day, or Veterans Day, we take a few moments to learn of each holiday's...
This election season, please don’t ignore your kids! Instead, try teaching them how MUCH their vote matters. As the yard signs started popping up in our neighborhood, so did the questions from my back seat. This election season has fueled...
The first few weeks of remote learning have left me feeling pretty lost as a parent. My 5-year-old couldn't sit through a movie he wanted to watch in a theater for two hours let alone a 2.5-hour lecture on...