How to Sew Pumpkins the Easy Way – Sewing and a Handicraft Project for Children per Charlotte Mason

Charlotte Mason’s teaching methodologies resonate with me in more ways than I can count. One of those ways is her idea of teaching children a handicraft from a young age. It enriches them and opens the door for them to become more creative, skilled, and confident.   *** Some points to acknowledge about handicrafts perContinue reading “How to Sew Pumpkins the Easy Way – Sewing and a Handicraft Project for Children per Charlotte Mason”

Recommended Bilingual English-Spanish Picture Books

We have read many, many Bilingual Picture Books in our home throughout the years. This is a running list of the ones we have read.  Hope you enjoy. Which have you read? Cuéntame: What have you read? What would you add to this list? Please note this post contains affiliate links. Thank you for supportingContinue reading “Recommended Bilingual English-Spanish Picture Books”

How to have Bilingual Story Time at Home

It was 8 a.m. this morning when we gathered around the table to eat our freshly baked Dutch Pancake that had just come out of the oven. In the background, I could hear one of my boys giggling that we were going to have dessert to start the day, another one passing out napkins, allContinue reading “How to have Bilingual Story Time at Home”

Favorite Spanish Nursery Rhymes

When we brought our first bundle of joy home, my natural mami instinct was to sing nursery rhymes to my baby. I remember learning these songs from a young age, next to my Mamá and my Abuelita. These songs brought many smiles to our faces when we would take turns singing them or when we would singContinue reading “Favorite Spanish Nursery Rhymes”

Favorite Tools for Cooking Healthy Foods

Today I want to share with you what I am using in my kitchen to cook healthy foods for our family in the most effective way possible. We look at it as an investment, whatever we are putting into it now will help us save big in the future. Our children will learn healthy eating habits andContinue reading “Favorite Tools for Cooking Healthy Foods”

What we read this week and Reviews- April Week 3

In April we focused on reading books related to nutrition and eating healthily.  Below are some of our favorites this month. Read Aloud: The Complete Tales & Poems of Winnie the PoohThe Complete Tales & Poems of Winnie the Pooh: We read several stories from this book, the Heffalump one was a favorite. It alsoContinue reading “What we read this week and Reviews- April Week 3”

Zucchini Noodles with Roasted Chickpeas Garbanzo – Vegetarian Recipe

  I’m on a quest for eating healthier and using more vegetables and fresh fruits on daily basis. I have doubled (if not tripled!) my consumption of fresh foods and I am already seeing some amazing results. I have been feeling much better and I am craving sugar much less than I used to. I’mContinue reading “Zucchini Noodles with Roasted Chickpeas Garbanzo – Vegetarian Recipe”

Throw a Travel-Themed Adventure Party

(This post contains affiliate links.) With celebrations in mind, follow the below links for amazing ideas on how to throw a travel-themed adventure party for kids! Little Passports partnered with Brandy from to bring you clever ideas for hosting a Travel-Themed Adventure Party for kids! They have also created an idea packed Travel-Themed AdventureContinue reading “Throw a Travel-Themed Adventure Party”