Illinois Crafts for Kids

Illinois Crafts for KidsStudying about Illinois with your kids soon? Be sure to include these fun and simple Illinois crafts for kids to your unit study! There are activities here featuring Illinois plant life, famous residents, sporting teams, and more! Did you know that Chicago is the third-largest city in the United States? Or that three U.S. presidents have been […]

Crockpot Pizza (Slow Cooker) Recipe

Crockpot Pizza RecipeI bet you didn’t think pizza could be made in a slow cooker, huh? I’m not surprised. Crockpot Pizza is so easy to make. This is one of my favorite slow cooker recipes, although I don’t consider it one of the most budget friendly. It uses store bought spaghetti sauce and pizza sauce which I […]

Illinois State Fact File Worksheets

Learn about Illinois with these Fact File WorksheetsThese Illinois State Fact File Worksheets are the perfect worksheets to help you and your child record many facts about the state of Illinois.  When doing your 50 states unit study this year, you can keep a complete notebook about the entire United States. Did you know?  In Mount Pulaski, Illinois, it is illegal for boys (and only […]

Clean Eating Recipes

Clean Eating RecipesEating clean is all the rage right now. And for good reason – doctors say that cutting out added sugars can have a huge impact on our overall health for the better! What is “clean eating”? It’s eating whole foods without adding sugar or refined carbohydrates. But finding recipes that follow this style of eating […]

Mississippi Crafts for Kids

Mississippi Crafts for KidsHaving lived in the South for my entire life, I’m pretty familiar with the Southern states. But there’s always more to learn, right? Especially when it comes to teaching our kids about the United States and the culture of each state. While I live in Alabama, I am literally 5 minutes from the MS state […]