Crafting

When you love to sew…

Recently my husband and I decided that I should make our daughter a Pinkie Pie stuffy for Easter. The one we were planning to buy for her was sold out. This decision led to a trip to Fabricville to buy the materials needed... Sewing Clothes: Some really nice French Terry that was on buy 1 meter… Continue reading When you love to sew…

Homeschooling

Homeschooling life…

I've had a brief hiatus from blogging and homeschooling due to a family tragedy, but now I'm back! We just purchased the next four Life of Fred Math books from Christian Book Distributors and have started in on Cats. Mr. T loves seeing what trouble Fred finds himself in. Also, we are starting the Exploring… Continue reading Homeschooling life…

Homeschooling

Free Holy Week Study

Have you all heard of Skrafty? If your kid is into Minecraft, (Mr. T is obsessed,) then you should definitely check it out! Right now they have a free Holy Week Study We haven't signed up for the subscription yet, but we plan to once Mr. T is a little more confident in his reading.  I… Continue reading Free Holy Week Study

Homeschooling

Sometimes, we just play in mud!

Has your homeschool day ever not gone as planned? That's how a lot of our days are lately. We always have the best intentions but sometimes it's just not worth the fight or stress. This has left our school days kind of low-key lately. We've found some more William Joyce books at the library so… Continue reading Sometimes, we just play in mud!

Cooking

French Macarons

Have you ever attempted French Macarons? Or tried one? They are ridiculously delicious! This is another one of the desserts I learned to make from one of the Craftsy courses. My husband absolutely loves them. So today I decided to whip up a batch and surprise him. Of course, I had some help! First, Lil… Continue reading French Macarons

Naan Pizza
Cooking

Naan Bread Turned Pizza!

Have you ever tried making Naan Bread? There's a great recipe on All Recipes. I've made it multiple times now and have even used it as a pizza crust. You start by proofing yeast. Next, you mix in the dry ingredients and knead. Then allow it to rise until double in size. This takes about… Continue reading Naan Bread Turned Pizza!

Cooking

Homemade Doughnuts

Sometimes I get ambitious and make homemade doughnuts. These particular doughnuts I learned how to make from a class I took on Craftsy. Check out their selection of baking classes here: Online Baking Classes. I have completed Simple to Sensational Doughnuts (where I learned to make the doughnuts I'm writing about now), Miniature French Desserts, and… Continue reading Homemade Doughnuts

Sushi
Cooking

A Few Things I’ve Been Cooking

Since this is a new blog and I haven't been posting much elsewhere on what I've been cooking, I thought I would share a few things here. We recently had Hubby's birthday supper. He requested sushi, so I complied. I made a dragon roll, our version of Sushi Fang's Tasty Roll, and a spicy California… Continue reading A Few Things I’ve Been Cooking