LitWits Kits {Homeschool Crew Review}

LitWits Review

Cuddle Bug and I love literature and could read for hours.  PB & J Girl does like a good story, but she also is a hands-on learner, so I'm always looking for a way to make a story come to life for her.  Recently, we had the opportunity to try … [Continue reading]

Simplified Classes Review and Discount Code!

Simplified Classes Review and Discount Code

If your kids are like mine and love to create art, I'm delighted to share a new art program that is perfect for giving the kids something to do on Thanksgiving break and the upcoming Christmas break.  I'm pleased to share a Simplified Classes review … [Continue reading]

Gluten Free Dairy Free Cheeseburger Soup

Gluten Free Dairy Free Cheeseburger Soup

This post contains affiliate links. Back in the day when I could have dairy, I loved cheesy soups--the cheesier the better.  Recently I've found a way to bring cheesy soups into my life, though they are much healthier than the soups I used to … [Continue reading]

Family Read Alouds for Ages 8 to 12–October 2019

Family Read Alouds Ages 8 to 12

A funny story for this month.  We drove to Michigan in October, which is a 28 hour drive, and we brought a ton of audios.  But none of the rental cars have CD players anymore!  So I went to Target and bought a portable CD player, but it was terrible … [Continue reading]

Inside Out by Demi Moore {A Book Review}

Inside Out by Demi Moore

This post contains affiliate links. I always liked Demi Moore as an actress.  My favorite movie she starred in was Ghost.  Who couldn't love her vulnerability and beauty in that film?  I was dismayed when her life began to fall apart publicly a … [Continue reading]

Eating Healthy Gluten Free Dairy Free Food on a Budget {Week 2 of 52}

Let me just say upfront, it can be difficult eating healthy gluten free dairy free food on a budget when your child is sick!  Cuddle Bug got sick for the third time in six weeks.  By Friday, she was running a 101 degree temperature, and on Saturday, … [Continue reading]

Mattie Richardson’s Horses in History Series {Book Review}

Mattie Richardson's Horses of History Series

This fall, the girls began horseback riding, and they love it!  This has inspired a desire to learn about horses, so when The Homeschool Crew had the opportunity to review Author Mattie Richardson/Appaloosy Books, we were delighted.  (Horses and read … [Continue reading]

The Best Gluten Free Dairy Free Thanksgiving Recipes

Gluten Free Dairy Free Thanksgiving Recipes

This post contains affiliate links. When you're living with food allergies or intolerances, the holidays can be difficult.  So many seasonal foods you used to enjoy are now off limits.  You may feel depressed that you don't get to eat some of … [Continue reading]

Meals and Snacks I Made Ahead: Meal Prep and Menu Plan: November 11, 2019

Dairy Free Gluten Free Meal Prep

This post contains affiliate links. I've been a WW (Weight Watchers) member for 10 months now, but I haven't followed the plan for awhile thanks to all of the travel my husband has had to do for work and the girls and I did when we went to … [Continue reading]

A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline {A Book Review}

A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline

This post contains affiliate links. I saw A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline sitting on the bookshelf at the library.  I liked the cover, so I decided to check it out, having no idea that the book was about the famous artist Andrew … [Continue reading]