Five Favorite Math Resources

What happens when writer decides to homeschool? She starts looking into creative ways to help her children master their math skills. With a 3rd grader and a 5th grader, I know my days teaching them math are numbered. So in addition to great curricula (more on these in another post), I’ve relied on some clever […]

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Top Gifts for Girls 2014

When you have daughters, like mine, that ask for smart phones and puppies and baby sisters, you have to get a little creative.  To add to the challenge, with the exception of Lola’s continuing interest in Barbies (and she has plenty) my girls aren’t into one particular thing. They are not especially into the Disney princesses or […]

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5 Great Cyber Monday Deals

Missed out on Black Friday? You weren’t missing much. The deals are all online, and with Cyber Monday here (!), stores are making it easier than ever to tackle that list, with free shipping and oodles of promotions. Some of our favorite Cyber Monday deals: Buy 2 get 1 Free Melissa & Doug crafts 30% […]

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