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Think with Art – A Critical Thinking and Art Subscription Box

artArt can be a tricky subject to teach if you aren’t a very artistic person. That’s why I’m excited about the new subscription box, Think with Art. Designed by the creators of Creation Crate, this package brings a whole art lesson to your door every month. We had the opportunity to test out the first box. […]

Gift Ideas: Stocking Stuffers

Finding stocking stuffers that are useful or educational or fun (and not just space fillers) can be a challenge. I asked my kids to help me come up with a list of things they would love to have in their stockings that a) weren’t candy, b) weren’t LEGO or gift cards c) could be stuff […]

Gift Ideas for Homeschoolers: Other Great Ideas

Sometimes, you just want fun or unique gifts – so today’s post is a collection of “other” ideas for Christmas gifts.   1. Homeschool Gear: Looking for a homeschooling t-shirt? Check out my t-shirt store. There’s something for everyone in the family – Mom, Dad, baby, and kid! Where to Buy: Visit my t-shirt store. It’s […]

Gift Ideas for Homeschoolers: Toys

Toys are the quintessential gift for Christmas, but you can use it to help encourage learning and meaning instead of just another thing to add to the toy box. Here are some ideas of educational toys for kids. This post uses affiliate links. #1. Pathfinders Design and Technology: Canadian. This company specializes in wooden model […]

Gift Ideas for Homeschoolers: Books

Books are a terrific gift for any child for any gift-giving event. There are so many to choose from, it can almost be overwhelming! Here are some ideas. This post includes affiliate links. 1. DK Canada – This company has a huge collection of books, from early readers to advanced reference materials. There’s bound to […]

Gift Ideas for Homeschoolers: Puzzles and Games

Board games and puzzles are great gifts because they engage the brain and often the family, too! Here are some great games to consider.   This post contains affiliate links. #1. Gladius : Canadian. This company creates and distributes games in both French and English. The selection varies from fun photo hunting games to currently […]

Gift Ideas for Homeschoolers: Subscription Boxes

Kids love getting things addressed especially to them in the mail, and so monthly subscription boxes are a great way to combine learning and fun with the thrill of getting mail. Here are 5 terrific subscription box companies. This post contains affiliate links. 1. Little Passports : This company offers a monthly box delivered in the […]

Minecraft Challenges

Challenge Cards – Minecraft Edition {Printable}

Do your kids love Minecraft as much as mine do? Then they will love these challenge cards! Included are 66 ideas; Some are intended for creative mode, some for regular play mode, some for multiplayer, and some even for off the computer! Simply cut them up and have your child pull one out before they […]

Curiosity Box Review

Curiosity Box is another Canadian activity box designed for kids ages 3 to 7. Offering the option of a single box, a monthly subscription, or a party kit – these boxes are based on themes and include 3 crafts and 1 activity in each box. Delivered to your door with your child’s name on it, […]