Australian Prime Minister Cards

Australian Prime Ministers

We have been learning about the Australian Prime Ministers and these cards are helping our boys immensely. These cards cover all the Australian Prime Ministers from 1901 to 2015. To download your free copy of these cards, click the link below: Australian Prime Ministers … {Read More}

Picking up Our Caravan

Murray River Wodonga 6

When it finally came time to pick up our caravan, we were all really excited. After spending a week emptying and cleaning our house, we packed our car and left, heading for Melbourne. The first night, we drove all the way from the Gold Coast to Dubbo. We stayed in a budget motel for the night which was an experience. This is only the second time we have used budget motel accommodation and are still not used to the term budget. When they say budget, they mean budget. In the room was a queen bed, a double bunk, a tv and a toilet and shower. There was barely any room to move around once we … {Read More}

Purchasing Our Caravan

Picking Up Caravan

When buying a caravan, it is always a good idea to do some research. It is a great idea to look through as many as you can, to get an idea of what you would like to have in your van and the layout that works best for you. When building a custom caravan, it is all the more important. Make sure you take the time to sit down and really work through everything. Write out a list of everything you would like in the caravan and then, if you need to take things off, you can work out what you don't need or can't afford or just simply can not fit in.   This is our story on purchasing … {Read More}

Monday Memory Verse: Galatians 5:25

Galatians 5:25

There are now two versions: King James Version (KJV) and English Standard Version (ESV) In each pack there is an A4 poster with the verse on it. This can be printed on white paper or card stock, laminate if you wish, and place in an area in which it will be read quite frequently like: on the fridge door in your child’s bedroom on the back of the toilet door in your ‘school room’ or play room To help your child, you could get them to look at the poster, read it 3 times and then get them to turn around so that their back is facing the poster. Then get them to try and say the … {Read More}

{FREE} Printable Continent and Ocean Notebooking Pages

Continent and Ocean Notebooking Pages

These {FREE} Printable Continent and Ocean Notebooking Pages are a great way to learn about the Oceans and Continents of the World. This 50 page pack contains four different note booking pages for each continent and each ocean of the world. To download your free copy, click the link below: Continent and Ocean Notebooking Pages … {Read More}

Sold!

Sold House A

!SOLD!SOLD!SOLD! We have just sold our house and are about to begin an amazing adventure. Let me tell you how it all came about. At the beginning of 2014, we started seriously talking about selling our townhouse. We were located in a complex and the body corp was just getting ridiculous. Also, we were starting to feel unsafe with a number of incidents happening that included police with search warrants, fireworks exploding in our driveway, detectives arresting a man, people jumping over our fences and parties that went all night, among other things. So, we started thinking … {Read More}

Antonyms

Antonyms

Are you looking for a fun way to learn about Antonyms? This 30 page pack is full of fun and exciting ways to learn about Antonyms. The antonyms included in this pack are: Above / Below Front / Back In / Out Dirty / Clean Black / White Big / Small Closed / Open Day / Night Full / Empty Happy / Sad Right Way Up / Upside Down To download this pack, please visit my Online Shop - Antonyms This pack will be free for the first week. … {Read More}

{FREE} Flower Life Cycle Worksheets

Flower Life Cycle Worksheets

For my post this month over at The Proverbial Homemaker, you can download a free copy of these gorgeous Flower Life Cycle Worksheets. This fun 40 page pack includes: 3 part cards life cycle pages parts of a flower pages number puzzles pages life cycle booklet pages To download your free copy, hop over to The Proverbial Homemaker. … {Read More}

Monday Memory Verse: Colossians 3:20

Colossians 3:20

There are now two versions: King James Version (KJV) and English Standard Version (ESV) In each pack there is an A4 poster with the verse on it. This can be printed on white paper or card stock, laminate if you wish, and place in an area in which it will be read quite frequently like: on the fridge door in your child’s bedroom on the back of the toilet door in your ‘school room’ or play room To help your child, you could get them to look at the poster, read it 3 times and then get them to turn around so that their back is facing the poster. Then get them to try and say the … {Read More}

Review: Successful Homeschooling Made Easy

Successful Homeschooling

Many parents are very overwhelmed at the thought of homeschooling. They feel uneasy or second guess themselves at the thought of taking on the role of educating their children. If you are just starting homeschooling or are a veteran, this Successful Homeschooling Made Easy Course from Successful Homeschooling Made Easy  has some amazing ideas on how to be more organised and efficient in your homeschool.  Successful Homeschooling Made Easy is a 26 week course that is emailed directly to you each week. Each lesson arrives in pdf format which … {Read More}

Recipes

Marbled Tea Eggs

Tea Eggs

Tea eggs are popular during Chinese New Year and are served to promote prosperity and wealth for the new year.  To make these Tea eggs: Boil eggs for about 10 minutes and then remove then from the water. Let them cool and then crack the shells all over by tapping lightly with a metal spoon. […]

Baked Donut Bites

Baked Donut Bites

We had Dominoes pizza for tea and while I was ordering the pizza on the iPad, I saw a pack of donut bites in the dessert section. I did add them to the order as a treat and they were delicious!  I though I could replicate them at home and this is what I came up […]

Strawberry Cream Cake

Strawberry Cream Cake 1

I have made plenty of cakes over the years, but hubby has said, this was the best cake I have ever made! Both he and the boys loved it!! This Strawberry Cream Cake is delicious and won’t last long at all!       Linking to: The Proverbial Homemaker

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Kids Activities

10+ Anzac Day Activities

Anzac Day Activities

On the 25th April every year in Australia, Anzac Day is commemorated. It marks the military action by the Australian and New Zealand forces during the First World War.  Here are 10+ Activities that we enjoyed while learning more about this important day in Australian history. 1. Come in Spinner with My Little Bookcase 2. […]

Salty Ice Experiment

Salty Ice Experiment

This cool salty ice experiment shows how you can make an ice cube melt quickly by lowering the freezing temperature.   What you need: 2 ice cubes 1 teaspoon salt 2 bowls How to Melt an Ice Cube Quickly: Place one ice cube in each bowl. Sprinkle the salt onto one of the ice cubes. […]

20+ Earth Day Activities

Earth Day Picture

Earth Day is a great time to teach our children about the planet we live on and how to properly look after it.  We have been looking enjoying some fun Earth Day Activities and here are our favourites: 1.  {FREE} Printable Earth Day Multiplication Pages with A Moment In Our World 2. {FREE} Earth Day […]

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