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St. Patrick’s Day Fun

I did not have a chance to post all of our St. Patrick’s day activities-but better late than never! St. Patrick’s day is an odd holiday. Some people celebrate for religious regions, others celebrate rainbows and leprechauns and others celebrate alcohol (a reason to drink). We are the second- we celebrate for rainbows, spring time,… Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day Fun

Preschool

Peanut Butter and Jelly Week

When I told hubby I was planning a Peanut Butter & Jelly themed week, I think he thought I had lost my marbles! How are you going to talk about Peanut Butter and Jelly for a WEEK? I found some really cute books on Peanut Butter and Jelly and a large part of the Peanut… Continue reading Peanut Butter and Jelly Week

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Dr. Seuss Week

I have recently started following a fellow homeschooler who has been sharing her “Coffee and Books” mornings. They have really inspired me and I have been attempting to add this ritual into our mornings. So what better day than Dr. Seuss’s Birthday! So many great books to choose from. So, when I get the kids… Continue reading Dr. Seuss Week

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Dental Health Week

February is National Dental Health month. So of course, why wouldn’t I wait until the very last week to squeeze this unit into our lessons. But, better late than never! We started off with some fun tooth books to get us into ‘tooth’ mode. After reading through our books, we got out the small mirror… Continue reading Dental Health Week

Cooking

Simple Cheesecake

Do you have a favorite dessert? My favorite has always been Cheesecake (well, cookies are really my favorite but I consider that more of a snack!) Cheesecake is so rich and creamy and there are so many variations you can make! But I have never been good at making cheesecakes. They are always too dry,… Continue reading Simple Cheesecake

Preschool

Valentine’s Math

Valentine’s day is not far away, so we started our Valentine’s themed activities early. Only 1 day of red, hearts, pink, love and candy just isn’t enough! First, while mommy finished her breakfast and coffee, they played a couple easy games. Tic Tac Toe and Broken Heart Number Matching. I made the tic tac toe… Continue reading Valentine’s Math

Preschool

Textures and “Chicka Chicka”

We are focusing this week on 2 different themes. First, we are starting our ‘Feel/Textures’ week. This is our 3rd week in our 5 Senses themed activities. And second, we are following along with the Chicka Chicka Boom Boom book and doing a lot of math and literacy activities that go along with the book.… Continue reading Textures and “Chicka Chicka”