Learning About Skin:  Human Body

Homeschool Lesson: Learning About Skin (Human Body Unit)

This week we are beginning two new unit studies in our homeschool learning.  In Science we are going to learn about the human body, we will begin the unit by discovering cells and skin.  We just finished the American Revolution in History and we are moving on to learn about Westward Expansion. This was a […]

Kombucha Aloe Face Toner

Homemade Kombucha Aloe Facial Toner

Get ready to ditch your store-bought facial toner!    In just a few moments I whipped up a homemade facial toner that has provided me with rather quick gratification. This homemade (organic) kombucha aloe facial toner has worked wonders for my skin.  Since using this toner I notice that my skin is smoother, there is a […]

Homemade Natural Vapor Rub

Homemade Natural Vapor Rub (Ditch The Vicks!)

It’s that time of year:  back to school.  Except we don’t go to school.  The fact that we homeschool does not keep us away from germs, we do leave the house!  Audrey started coughing and became congested Friday then on Saturday it had spread to Ava.  Next, our friend few doors down was showing the […]

Vegan Almond Joy Chocolate Bark

(Dairy-Free) Almond Joy Chocolate Bark

If I did something right this post contains affiliate links. I’m not sure that you can imagine my pleasure when I recreated the yummy store-bought Almond Joy candy bar with a dairy-free Almond Joy Chocolate Bark that tastes JUST like (if not BETTER) an Almond Joy.  I was inspired by Pinterest and tried a few recipes, I […]

Colloidal Silver:  Nature's Antibiotic

Colloidal Silver: Treat Your Family Naturally Using ‘Nature’s Antibiotic’

If I did this right there are affiliate links in this post. Colloidal Silver is a staple in my natural medicine cabinet.  I began using colloidal silver, also known as nature’s antibiotic, after we found out that Alex is allergic to penicillin.  He suffered tremendously and I have never used antibiotics again in our home. Now, […]

Homeschool Mom

Our 5th Year Homeschooling: Changing It Up, Again! (Our Beginning Of The Year Curriculum)

I cannot believe that this is our fifth year homeschooling.  Alex is beginning 3rd grade, Ava 1st, and Audrey recently demanded to “start doing ‘stool’ right now!”.   Our homeschool journey has been amazing.  We have discovered what we like and what we don’t like as well as what works for us and what doesn’t work […]