UltraKey Online Family Subscription: Bytes of Learning ~ Product review

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  Bytes of Learning provides a robust online keyboarding program, UltraKey Online Family Subscription, which my daughter has been using as part of her daily homeschool schedule.  I have used and reviewed other keyboarding systems in the past but  UltraKey Online has been by far our favorite program.   The Family subscription provides you with access for 8 individuals […]

Wulf the Saxon: Heirloom Audio Productions ~~ Product Review

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  Heirloom Audio Productions provides audio dramas that bring history to life while keeping a Christian perspective.  In the past, I have reviewed two of their audio dramas, Captain Bayley’s Heir and In the Reign of Terror.  We ended up enjoying another audio drama, Wulf the Saxon that we recently received in order to review. Wulf the Saxon is another […]

Doscher’s Candy tour teaser

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Normally we are so busy with homeschooling, karate and other stuff that we dont get out and do activities with other homeschoolers.  Next weel we signed up to do a tour at Doscher’s Candy. I am pretty psyched about this because they are a local company that used yo be downtown but moved out to […]

Meeting and training with Caitlin Dechelle

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My daughter considers herself to be a sports martial artist.  So we go regularly to karate tournaments and she is a member of at least one karate circuit. Last year she was in RSKC circuit where she earned a championship jacket.  This year she is competing in NASKA. Whenever we get the opportunity, she attends […]

Paleo eating: what is it?

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I mentioned Paleo before but just was it? According to the dictionary, it is “a diet based on the types of foods presumed to have been eaten by early humans, consisting chiefly of meat, fish, vegetables, and fruit, and excluding dairy or grain products and processed food.” The key for this way of eating for […]

Healthy eating

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I mentioned before that it is important to eat healthy rather than to just diet. So the things to consider are what your overall goals are for being healthy. If you are just trying to eat healthier than you may want to just consider aging less junk and more good food. So you may choice […]

Preparing for tournaments..

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My daughter competes frequently in karate tournaments. It seems like she is continually working toward the next one. This week we are getting ready to go to Chicago which is one of the bigger ones she attends. Unfortunately she has been feeling ill which has never happened before since she rarely gets sick. An important […]

Dragon School: First Flight: book review

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Dragon School: First Flight is a fantasy novel by Sarah K. L. Wilson about a young sixteen year old crippled girl, Amel, who joins Dragon School in hopes of riding a dragon and becoming a Dominion Dragon Rider.  She and the other students must succeed at their training in order to become initiates which is […]

SchoolhouseTeachers.com : Review

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For homeschoolers, what could be better than the vast resources available at SchoolhouseTeachers.com?  There are online and downloadable classes and information for your use as a homeschooler.  I know every year I always make use of the planners for both myself and my kids.  I normally let my kids choose what they are interested in […]

Some of my favorite things

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