Weekend Wrap Up: June 9, 2018

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So this week has been really good. We’ve made a lot of progress as far as finally getting the house organized and getting our routines simplified. I feel like I can finally breathe. It has never taken me so long to get unpacked and organized after a move before. Just a word of caution to anyone trying to downsize…. it’s probably gonna be a lot harder than what you think!

We have had quite an exciting week that has been packed full of all kinds of planned and unplanned surprises. Keep reading for a brief summary of what we’ve been up to. Continue reading “Weekend Wrap Up: June 9, 2018”

Activities/Products by Grade/Age

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I will try to give some reviews of the products and activities that we use in our daily school routines on this page. Please click on the Grade/Age that you would like to see. These pages will be continually updated so I thank you for being patient with me!

Homeschool Resources:

ABC Home Preschool 

ABCmouse.com – First Month Free – Click here!

A Fun Zone Academics in a Box Inc

Awesome Pack 

Box Of Challenge

Buildr Toys 

Crazy 8

Curiosity Pack

Discovery Toys ** I love this site!


Educents ** I use this one a lot!


Fun and Function LLC

Genius Games, LLC


HOOT for Kids

InnovaToys & Gifts 


Kids Cook Real Food

Kiwi Co

Little Passports

My Amazing Pen Pal

My Pretend Place, LLC

Perpetual Kid 


SpaceMail Pal

Steve Spangler Science

TV’s Toy Box 




1st Grade (I don’t currently have anyone in 1st but I will add activities as I can.)

2nd Grade

3rd Grade

Art Appreciation/Enrichment Studies:

Fine Art Pages (I bought these in 2015 as part of a bundle sale and absolutely love them!)

**They frequently have freebies on this site as well. I have also gotten these:

Women Artists of the Renaissance: Fine Art Pages

Peter Paul Rubens Fine Art Pages

Life Skills:

Kids Cook Real Food

FREE Download: 5 Paleo Snacks Your Kids Can Make

Kids Cook Real Food

Teach Your School Age Kids To Use An Instapot

Puberty/Sex Education:

The Talk: 7 Lessons to Introduce Your Child to Biblical Sexuality (ages 6-10)

Having the Talk: Changes — Sex-Ed Training for Parents All About Puberty (ages 8-12)

Relationships: 11 Lessons to Give Kids a Greater Understanding of Biblical Sexuality (ages 11-14)

Sex-Ed Series for Christian Parents (all three courses)

You can also check out our Kirby’s Kids Facebook page to see other things we are using.