“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” - Mary Oliver

Month: February 2018

Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa

Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa

You guys. THIS PLACE. A few weeks ago we had the good fortune to spend a few days the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa. We arrived not knowing exactly what to expect, and were wonderfully surprised at how beautiful, comfortable and fun the resort […]

Barringer Meteor Crater National Natural Landmark

Barringer Meteor Crater National Natural Landmark

A few weeks ago, a meteor cruised through the night sky here in Michigan. It was big news, and we spent a good part of our homeschool day watching videos, learning about meteoroids vs. meteors vs. meteorites. (Read our previous post here.) It was fun, […]

Top 5 Money Saving Travel Tips – Snack Edition

Top 5 Money Saving Travel Tips – Snack Edition

If you’ve ever traveled with kids, you know snacks can make or break a trip. Travel is already expensive enough; no one needs to deal with expensive airport snacks. Or hangry kids. After a few hundred thousand million miles of traveling with kids, here’s what […]

Arizona and the Grand Canyon – Unit Study Resources

Arizona and the Grand Canyon – Unit Study Resources

Here’s a simple list of resources I used for our Arizona and Grand Canyon unit studies. Full disclosure – I am not a teacher. I’m a mom who’s fairly organized, likes research, and has a lot of really great teacher friends who point me in […]