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With autumn being in full swing, it brings us all closer to three of our family’s favorite holidays, Halloween (for the candy), Thanksgiving (for the family and friends), and Christmas (for all things Christmas, you really can’t go wrong). With this in mind I thought it might be good to start preparing a few fun learning activities for Beck and Elizabeth to do...

Now that your little ghost and goblins have had their trick-or-treating fun on Halloween what do you with all of the Halloween candy? I know that I want to find creative ways to use the candy throughout the month of November and December.  Here are just a few fun ideas of ways to incorporate that leftover Halloween candy into your learning adventures!  Paint...

If your children are anything like mine then they will all have different learning styles when it comes to math. I am very lucky in that math in general tends to come very easily to both of my children (thank you engineering hubby!); however, that does not mean that we do not hit walls every now and then when it comes to building on our math skills. Lately, my daughter...

Welcome to the Wonderful World of Sensory Bins Series! This month I am back with a new book-inspired sensory bin! Sensory bins are a lot of fun, but are also a great way to incorporate some hands-on learning! I like to tie in great children’s literature with my sensory bins, so that is what I am going to try to do as a contributor for Enchanted Homeschooling Mom...

For some fun fall themed painting why not try using corn! This was more of a process and sensory piece of art then one where you get a pretty final product, but it was lots of fun to see what all you could do with a piece of corn. Besides it could make some fun wrapping paper or a great fall banner!   To start with you need corn (preferably in the husks, so...