Creating A Family Library That Will Be Used For More Than Storage

As my regular readers will know we are a family of book lovers. There’s something wonderful about everyone under one roof sharing a love...

The Unplugged Road Trip- Keep the Kids Busy Without Electronics #HowTo

Believe it or not, it is entirely possible to keep your kids busy on a road trip without the benefit of small electronic boxes...

Days Out & Travel

How To Nurture Education While You Are Travelling

There are many different reasons to travel, and whether you want to unwind and forget about your everyday troubles or you want to experience...

Vancouver With Kids – Does Science World Cure “The Boreds”

If you are looking for things to do in Vancouver with kids, one of the first things you'll hear is "Take them to Science...


9 Tips For Homeschooling Your Child with Autism

Choosing to homeschool your child is a big decision, even more so when you have a child with any kind of additional needs. Two...

How to Use the Internet to Your Advantage When You’re Homeschooling

The way homeschooling is done has drastically changed over the last decade or two with the introduction of technology. Homeschool students have greater access...

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A New Kind of Math Book for Kids

Bright orange background with Challenging Math Riddles for Kids written across it. Around the title there are random math signs and pencils.
"Challenging math riddles for kids teaches critical thinking, promotes reasoning and logic, and improves problem solving skills."

Books Etc

Reading and Writing Skills Every 1st Grader Needs 

Reading and writing are essential for your first grader. Your child was taught the basics back in kindergarten, but now that first grade is...

National Geographic Kids Cook Book

A year-round FUN food adventure This is much more than a basic children's cookbook. There are roughly 50 simple recipes in the 160 pages, but...


Simple, Rustic, Christmas Tree Craft for Kids

Materials Long twigsFelt in a variety of colorsHot glue gunSmall wood slice rounds in different sizesScissorsCardstockPencil Instructions Begin by drawing half of a Christmas tree shape on...