Does getting back into a homeschool routine make you feel like you are pulling some heavy weights a long distance? I understand. Me too. The planning, the gathering of resources for so many ages! I do have a solution I’ve found that I want to pass along that just may work for you. For many years we have eased back into a homechool routine after
A dear reader, Kimberly, asked: “Any advice on starting the homeschool routine for the first time? For us, it’s kindergarten so our first “school” day routine ever! I’m wondering how to make the transition from six years of all day, all play!” She gave me permission to share her question with you, along with my answer. So I am sharing some favorite tips and resources
Just three ingredients for this Oreo® Truffles recipe. Oreo cookies, cream cheese and melted chocolate morsels. Three steps to yum. Start by crushing your Oreo cookies. (Approximately one package. We used two sleeves from a warehouse-sized box). Either recruit a child to use a rolling pin or whiz them up in your handy food processor. Add the 8 oz cream cheese. The Oreo cookies and
Are you organizing? Both July and late December seem to be THE organizational times for us. Both being before back-to-school times. I recently had a question from my friend Pamela on our IKEA for homeschool organization. And I asked if I could share her question here since it was about time for an organizational update. IKEA for Homeschool Q: I’ve been looking at your Hodgepodge
There’s just something enchanting about the floating candles in the Hogwarts Great Hall! The Christmas trees…We are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the publication of the first Harry Potter book with chalk pastel art! Harry Potter Illustrated: 5 Days of Art Tutorials You will want to subscribe to our You ARE an Artist YouTube channel because are releasing a new video art tutorial every day
This will be a fun challenge! Capture the Quidditch snitch in chalk pastels. Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the publication of the first book, Nana shares a Harry Potter Quidditch snitch art tutorial! Harry Potter Illustrated: 5 Days of Art Tutorials You will want to subscribe to our You ARE an Artist YouTube channel because we will release a new video art tutorial every day
The wizard’s broom is a fun subject to paint with chalk pastels. We are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the publication of the first Harry Potter book with Nana sharing a Firebolt broom art tutorial! Now we decided on the Firebolt simply because it was a bit more substantial to paint. So this is breaking tradition from the Nimbus 2000 of the first Harry Potter
Now the Harry Potter sorting hat is quite the character! This is going to be so much fun for you artists to paint. Just imagine placing the hat on your head and what it might say. This art tutorial is very colorful and fun, so let’s get started… *This post contains affiliate links to frugal art supplies we adore. Please see our full disclosure policy.