Free Education Resources with Twinkl – Tate Gallery

  We have a paid subscription to Twinkl as it is our favourite go to for online homeschool resources. But did you know they also have a lot of FREE education resources? Today we are…

The UK’s Wild Birds and How to Take Care of Them

Caring for wild birds in the winter months is incredibly important. Food is in short supply, so encouraging them into your garden to feed should see them through to spring. Feeding UK Wild Birds The best…

The Best Alexa Skills for Kids that are Fun and Educational

I already knew Alexa was great but since Freddie got one from Santa I thought I would look for the best Alexa skills for kids. As Freddie is homeschooled I am always on the look…

The Best Educational Books For 9 Year Olds With Usborne

We have been reading Usborne books for years since Freddie was a baby. We absolutely love books and Freddie has always enjoyed reading. Our favourites from when he was a baby were the That’s Not…

The Best Educational Board Game for Kids 8+ – FReNeTiC

  I do not say this lightly as we play a lot of games. FReNeTiC is now my all time favourite educational board game for kids. As you know we have been homeschooling Freddie for…

Over 30 of the Best Homeschool Bloggers (2018)

With the popularity of homeschooling on the increase, certainly in the UK. I thought I would list all of our favourite homeschool bloggers. I can spend hours, while Freddie is doing his maths reading home…

Easy Stunning Leaf Craft Activities For Kids To Do

Creating easy leaf craft activities with kids I absolutely love autumn, and the leaves changing colour. So when we went for our walk this week we decided to collect some different leaves, in order to…

The Benefits Of Homeschooling And What I Have Learnt

There are so many benefits of homeschooling, we have been on this journey now for nearly 5 months. It has certainly been an eye opener, but I have learnt so much. Not just the basics,…

Review Of The Best Mary Berry Christmas Cake

I absolutely LOVE Mary Berry and we have been making her Classic Victorian Christmas Cake from her Christmas Collection book for a couple of years now. It is so super fruity and moist, it is…

12 Of The Best Free Boredom Busters For Kids

It is so hard sometimes knowing what to do when the kids are constantly screaming “I’m bored!”. I have this even more now we are homeschooling so I thought I would share a few of…

Learn How to Type the Fun Way with Free Typing Games for Kids

  **Disclosure – this is a collaborative post with KidzType, however, all views are my own.**   I have been able to touch type for a couple of years now, probably since my years at university.…

Big Ideas for Curious Minds | Best Introduction to Philosophy

Philosophy to me is a subject that is taken at university, and certainly not for children. However, the last two years I have seen more and more books out on this subject aimed at kids.…

How to Make History Fun with 60 Second Histories

  We have recently been introduced to 60 Second Histories, and we absolutely love it. Since we have been homeschooling, Freddie has shown a massive interest in history. He already knows more about the Tudors…

Over 100 of the Best Books For 9 Year Olds 2019

  I have compiled over 100 of the best books for 9 year olds 2019. The benefits of reading books is such an integral part of children’s lives. We have been really lucky and Freddie…

Over 35 of the Best Educational Videos on Youtube for Kids

I am not a big fan of “screen time” for kids, however, there are certain educational videos on Youtube for kids I don’t mind Freddie watching. I have compiled a list of all of the…