HOME and GARDEN 101, Ironite and a Sponsored Give-Away

What could be better on a homeschool mama’s blog this time of year than a “Home and Garden 101″ series (which is happily sponsored by Central Pet & Garden – who are also providing my readers with a 25$ AMEX gift card give away)? Make sure to read to the end so you can enter […]

A little DIY – the Owl and Tree Toddler Room and Baby Nursery

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In my homeschool family, we have a 15 year old, a 13 year old, a three year old, and a one year old. Babies and toddlers are so fun to decorate for. My tween girl (she was 11 when we began this project) wanted to share a room with my first little guy after he […]

Field Trip Foto Friday: Natural State Expo

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The photos in this post were borrowed from the Arkansas Natural State Expo Website. I was down town in Little Rock on the day of the fair and we happened to see the sidewalk signs. I couldn’t pass up a field trip, so we sauntered in to check it out. We attended the FIRST annual […]

Chipotle-esque Guacamole

CHIPOTLE is LIKE CRACK to me. Don’t believe me? Here’s my fan-club subscription to ChipotleLovers.com and I just wrote a tribute to Chipotle on my other blog that you can stop in to read. I emailed the link to Chipotle and begged for burrito bucks and a T-shirt, too. A girl can dream, can’t she? […]

Green Spider

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This is a green spider that appeared on our porch recently. I had never seen one quite like it. Very interesting bristly legs. We love bugs (and arachnids) – as long as they aren’t ON us, or running amuck in the house. After doing a little research we discovered that this is a Lynx spider. […]