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Get ready for some family adventures with these fun ideas for road trips, vacations, field trips, camping, and family fun at home!

Gingerbread House Decorating Ideas

So, you’ve made your gingerbread house out of graham crackers or gingerbread itself. What’s next? How about some gingerbread house decorating ideas! How to Decorate a Gingerbread House The holidays are finally here and we are ready to celebrate! One of our favorite holiday traditions that we look forward to every year is building a …

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Traveling Homeschoolers: How to Homeschool While Traveling

Two of the main benefits of homeschooling are flexibility and the ability to take the classroom anywhere. This year, take advantage of real-life experiences by becoming traveling homeschoolers! Homeschooling while traveling There are so many incredible and diverse ways to teach your homeschooled children while traveling, whether it’s roaming the U.S. in an RV or …

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10 Minute-to-Win-It Games for Family Game Night

All of these games are super easy to understand, but can definitely pose a challenge during your Minute-to-Win-It competitions. Whether you’re a teacher looking for fun activities to include at the end of your semester or a family who could use a little indoor excitement, all of these games can give you just what you’re …

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50 FREE Summer Activities for Families

Three kids, three sets of braces needed, and a cut back on billable hours means this mama needs to find some Free Summer Activities for Families stat! Here are some of our favorite free summer activities for families that promise a lot of summer vacation fun without having to spend a dime. 50 Free Summer Activities for …

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7 Places Every Child Must Visit Before They Turn 18

Even though we all wish our kids would stay kids forever, 18 is technically the age when they cross the bridge from childhood into adulthood. Before that happens, there are some places you will want to take your kids to better prepare them for their newly acquired adult status. It is important for adults to …

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25 Technology-Free Activities for Kids and Families

Cell-phones, video-games, televisions, and computers have taken over kids’ lives by storm. While a certain level of exposure to all these technologies is essential, it is also important to involve your children in other activities, whether indoors or outdoors, that encourage them to spend some quality time with their family. 25 Tech-Free Activities for Kids …

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5 Loving Reasons Why Family Traditions Matter

My favorite memories of growing up revolve around family traditions. Every holiday, every season, there were certain things that we did together as a family of four that became woven into the fabric of my childhood. When I grew up and had a family of my own, I wanted to make sure that traditions were …

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5 Fun Fall Activities and Lesson Ideas

Fall has always been my favorite season and when it comes to homeschooling it’s the perfect time of year to take learning outdoors. Whether you use a Charlotte Mason approach or prefer a more structured style of schooling, there are wonderful ways to incorporate hands-on learning during the fall months. Check out the five easy …

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Tips For Taking Awesome Pictures Of Your Kids

In the 80 years since the first commercial camera was introduced, it is estimated that roughly a few million pictures were taken. By 1930, one billion pictures were taken per year and by 1960, three billion pictures were taken a year. In that year, 55 percent of photos were of babies. A decade later, 10 …

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How to Have Family Time During the School Year

Well, it’s that time again! School is starting, and that means carpools, PTA meetings, sports and activities to keep busy. Between work and school, it can be difficult for the family to get together. How, you ask, can we give our kids the family time they need? At least once a week, use some of …

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