Homeschool Crew Review: A+ Interactive Math

Bookworm has reached Pre-Algebra.  I'm not a math whiz and neither is he, so we've struggled to find just the right program for him.  We were recently given the opportunity to review A+ Interactive Math (by A+ TutorSoft Inc.).  We chose the Family … [Continue reading]

Goals for 2018: Week 15 of 52

I'm beginning to think it may take all year to firmly establish these goals.  Life here is, well, crazy and chaotic.  After much observation and thought, my husband and I have decided to get another child tested for high functioning autism.  We're … [Continue reading]

Homeschool Review Crew: My FreezEasy

This post contains affiliate links which help support Mom's Plans. UPDATE:  This weekend only (4/21 - 4/22/18), My FreezEasy is having a Fiesta Sale.  Get a monthly subscription on sale for $10 instead of the usual $12 and get a yearly subscription … [Continue reading]

The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd – A Book Review

There are a handful of books that I've read in the last few years that are really at a completely different level and have left me spellbound. This post contains affiliate links. I'm thinking of books like Unbroken and All the Light We Cannot … [Continue reading]

Grocery Report, April 11 – 17, 2018

April tends to be a busy month for us as many of our yearly obligations end for the summer.  This month, the kids had 4H Fair for archery and Bookworm has had something to do all day Saturday for each of the first three Saturdays of the month.  In … [Continue reading]

Homeschool Crew Review: Apologia Exploring Creation with Human Anatomy and Physiology

PB & J Girl loves science, especially hands on experiments.  When we had the opportunity to review Exploring Creation with Human Anatomy and Physiology, I was a bit nervous.  We always use the elementary science from Apologia, but I had planned … [Continue reading]

Goals for 2018: Week 14 of 52

I'm still struggling with finding me time.  So, I'm not going to add any goals for at least a few weeks, and I'm going to keep working on these goals until they become habit. This post contains affiliate links. Make Time to Relax Read a book a … [Continue reading]

The Kremlin Conspiracy by Joel C. Rosenberg: A Book Review

Given our current political climate, I thought The Kremlin Conspiracy by Joel C. Rosenberg sounded like a very interesting read, and it was! The story follows two men--an American, Marcus Ryker, and a Russian, Oleg Kraskin.  While their … [Continue reading]

Grocery Report, April 1 – 10, 2018

I did A LOT of grocery shopping over the first 10 days of April, and, well, April is a busy month for us.  I did write down all of my receipts in YNAB (affiliate link) to make sure I kept our budget so I know how much I spent overall, but I may have … [Continue reading]

Homeschool Crew Review: Princess Cut Movie

The kids and I settled down to a movie on Easter day.  Our choice?  Princess Cut, which I had received from Watchman Pictures for review.  We enjoyed this family-friendly film, and I especially enjoyed that I didn't have to worry about inappropriate … [Continue reading]