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 homeschooling now for nearly 5 months. It has certainly been an eye opener, but I have learnt so much. Not just the basics, like how…

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 2018

The benefits of reading books is such an integral part of children’s lives. We have been really lucky and Freddie has always enjoyed reading. Even from a young baby he would always enjoy looking through…

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…

How To Encourage Creativity With Aquabeads Minions Playset

Freddie has never really enjoyed being creative, even from a very young age. He has always enjoyed books and maths and getting him to do anything remotely creative has always been hard work! As we…

How to Make A Reed Diffuser | Educational Fun with Kids

One of the joys of homeschooling is I incorporate every day life into some sort of educational activity. Today’s science experiment was to make our own reed diffuser! I love my house to smell nice,…

Learning At Home With Exemplar Education An Honest Review

We have recently come across Exemplar Education, which is a fantastic online tutoring resource for kids. As you know we are home educating Freddie. Exemplar is now our go to platform for maths and English.…

Kidzania Westfield Review – A Great Day Out with Kids

We spent the weekend in London at the amazing Kidzania Westfield. What is Kidzania? It is a city for kids. The kids have to do jobs to earn a salary, KidZos, and then they spend…

Great Day Out at Battle of Bosworth Heritage Centre

As we are home educating now we decided to have a lovely historical day out to the Battle of Bosworth Battlefield. Since homeschooling Freddie has shown such a strong interest in history we just had…