Archives for February 2014

East TN Bloggers

It’s always fun to find people in your area that share your own passions. Recently, I was added to a Facebook group. The thing we have in common? We all live in East Tennessee and blog. It was really neat to see the wide range of topics and even see a few familiar faces! I […]

Simple Science: Observing Snowflakes like Snowflake Bentley

Snow is a precious thing where we live. We get snow, but not very often. Nor does it say very long when it actually does snow. My son was especially excited about our recent snow since it came during the week we were studying snow in science with My Father’s World First Grade. I love when […]

Indoor Snow Play with a Snow Sensory Bin

Chattanooga, TN isn’t known for lots of snow, so when it does snow we enjoy the rare treat of sledding and throwing snowballs. The boys love it! Usually the temperature rises quickly and the snow starts to melt….except on our back porch. Wanting to savor the last little bit of snow, I scoop up some […]

Adoption Update & Fundraiser

You know the saying, “It takes a village to raise a child.” Well, we’ve come to realize that it takes a village to bring a child home through adoption. You are a piece of our village. As we are, hopefully, nearing the end of our projected wait time for our adoption, we have felt a […]

Olympics Letter Tile Spelling Mats

Disclosure: This post includes affiliate links. If you use them and make a purchase, I will make a small percentage at no cost to you. Read my full disclosure policy for more information. The Letter Tiles Spelling Mats were so well received yesterday, I just had to post another! Since the Olympics are here, I […]

Letter Tiles Spelling Mats

Disclosure: This post includes affiliate links. I’ve got a treat for you today! I’ve put together a printable pack of spelling mats to go with the our favorite letter tiles that are perfect for preschool or kindergarten kids. What’s in the Letter Tiles Spelling Mats Pack? Combined, this printable pack is 27 pages long. Inside […]