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Child-Led Crafting for Summer Learning Fun

Child-Led Crafting can increase problem solving skills and self-esteem. And it can be great Summertime Learning Fun! This Day 7 of our 10 Days of Summer Learning Fun Series! I hope you have been enjoying this series! If you have missed any of the posts, you can find them all here. Some of the links in this post are affiliate links. Please see our disclosure…

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Family Game Night can be a great way to keep your kid's brains active during the summer and all year round! Come check out our favorites for game night!

Ten Favorite Games for Family Game Night

Family Game Night can be a great way to keep your kid’s brains active and learning during the summer and all year round! Today is day 6 of our 10 Day Summertime Learning Fun Series. I hope you have loved this as much as I have! You can find the other posts in this series here. This summer has been a rainy one here in…

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Cooking with your kids can keep their brains engaged and reduce summer learning loss.

Cooking with your kids

Cooking with your kids can have great rewards. You will make memories that last a lifetime, help keep their brains active and reduce summer learning loss, and you might even get cookies in the end! Today is day 5 of our 10 Days of Summertime Learning Fun, and I have been having so much fun bringing you my ideas to help reduce the “summer slide.”…

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Geocaching is an amazingly entertaining activity you can do with the whole family, while learning to work together and exploring nature together. Pretty awesome sneaky summertime learning, if you ask me!

Sneaky Summer Learning – Geocaching

Geocaching is an amazingly entertaining activity you can do with the whole family, while learning to work together and exploring nature together. Pretty awesome sneaky learning, if you ask me! A few summers ago, I didn’t have alot of extra money but I wanted to do something fun with the kids. So I did what every good mom does… I asked Google! I think I put…

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Learning While on Vacation

We just returned from a wonderful week of camping in the Great Smoky Mountains. We had a blast (despite the rain) and proved that you can even sneak in some summertime learning while on vacation! Welcome to day 2 of our 10 Days of Summertime Learning Series. Be sure to visit the main page to find a list of all of great blogs that are participating in…

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5 Ways to Promote Summer Reading

There are many ways to encourage learning during the summer that doesn’t include school books! Today I am sharing 5 ways to encourage your child to read more this summer and promote summer reading in your home. Today is the beginning of our 10 Days of Summertime Learning Fun Series! I have been looking forward to this series for weeks! 25 Mom Bloggers got together…

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Lessons learned about mistakes

A couple of days ago, I fell. Flat on my face. Literally. I haven’t fallen so hard since I was three years old, and busted my lip and my favorite froggy toy wide open. My mom tells me that fall made me stop sucking my thumb, because it was too painful. And similarly, I learned a few things when I fell this time too. I want to share with…

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10 Days of Summertime Learning Fun

How do you keep your kids learning throughout the summer, instead of losing half of what they already know? Our brains get lazy when we don’t use them, so we have to fight back with some sneaky summertime learning! Stick around for the next great Homeschool Blogging Network series… I will be sharing with you some ways that I keep the learning fun going all summer…

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Giant List of Amazing Free Printables for your homeschool and summer learning!

Free Printables for your Homeschool

A few weeks ago, I posted about homeschooling on a budget, and I promised to bring you some more of my favorites.  So here goes! Of course, most of these free printables would be great for summer learning even if you don’t homeschool! Where do I find free printables for my homeschool? Oh my goodness! There are so, so many free printables online that you can use in…

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