2016 Winter Festivities

When it gets cold the fun begins! This year the two homeschool groups in our area did a combined Christmas party.  I have friends in both groups so we found the event enjoyable!   We celebrated Neko’s birthday. The kiddos learned how to make an apple pie. Then we spent the next two months living … [Read more…]

2016 Fall Adventures

This fall we had an opportunity to enroll the kids into a Jedi Training Camp.   We knew the Freilichtmuseum Hessenpark hosted a variety of seasonal events.  We had fun exploring the historical atmosphere and came home with Apfelwein and fresh pressed apple juice. Our local homeschool group, Wiesbaden Area Homeschoolers, organized a fantastic outing at Hof … [Read more…]

What makes the perfect cake?

Birthdays are a labor of love.  Simple or complex the effort that goes into it comes from the heart. As the oldest of four I had plenty of awesome birthday parties before I had to share the limelight with my siblings.  My dad continued to make the effort up until I was a teen.  I … [Read more…]

Power Rangers Unite!

All week it was bright and warm.  The one day in the week I planned for Lil Man’s birthday was blah… Seriously all wet, gray, and windy. The very next day, in the wee hours of the morning… the sky decided to get the blah out of its system.  I awoke today to another bright, … [Read more…]