2016 Cloak and Dagger Reading Challenge

I wasn’t going to sign up for any reading challenges this year – but then I saw the Cloak and Dagger challenge is being hosted by Stormi at Books, Movies, Reviews! Oh My!  and Barb from Booker T’s Farm. I couldn’t resist. Rules: You can read any book that is …

Christmas Spirit Reading Challenge Wrap-up

I did not read as many Christmas stories as I would have liked for the  Christmas Spirit Reading Challenge, but I did complete the Mistletoe Level which is what I was aiming for. I also completed Visions of Sugar Plumbs, reading a couple of Christmas stories with my niece on …

Fun While Learning Math

School’s back in and if your child is anything like mine, math has and probably always will be one of the tougher subjects. While you were in elementary school, you might remember using colored objects to help with counting. These items are called math manipulatives, and they are still being used in …