Bucket List in South Texas: Follow the Whooping Cranes South

We love Texas and even more in the winter months.  This, of course, is the best time to see the beautiful endangered whooping cranes.  Our travels started in Waco, Texas and we followed these huge birds south to the gleaming beaches near Rockport, Texas. 3 best places to see in Waco Texas Our first stop toward the South tip of Texas was in a brief stay in Waco. My oldest was so excited about visiting Continue reading

Unschool class at the Beach the easy way 

I love Unschooling, and the thing I love the most is that it can be as relaxed as I like it to be.  I usually take the very relaxed approach because why make things harder than they need to be.  We recently went to the beach and had an Unschooled class at the Beach. We had a lot of fun looking at the animal, birds, water, waves, shells, sand, people watching and hiked for miles Continue reading

When your shell is a home – you might be a hermit crab

hermit crab

Hermit Crabs are one of the most fascinating creatures to a 10 and 8 year old. We decided to have a day at the beach just because it has been so beautiful outside.  The girls played in the water and ran along the beach but had much more fun looking for and finding Hermit Crabs.  We all took turns finding them and taking them to one of the smaller tide pools so they could not get Continue reading

Salt Life – homeschool class at the beach

salt life

What could be more fun than having homeschool class at the beach?  Homeschool class at the beach is fun even if you didn’t plan on going today and actually Huggs started her day off by taking her first acrylic painting class that I got free from Craftsy. After we woke up, I had some coffee and the girls got a little breakfast and after a little persuasion, it seemed like the fun thing to do today.  This Continue reading

Myrtle Beach soccer tournament

Myrtle Beach here we come Myrtle Beach here we come…  Here come 18 little girls on the way to rock it in a soccer tournament.  We didn’t do as good as we all thought we would, planned to win the whole darn thing, but we had a blast anyway. The girls and I started off the weekend by attending our good friends school play.  The play was a music that the 3rd, 4th and 5th grade Continue reading

4H Savannah Beach – Learn the Fish Part Song


4H Savannah Beach What kid wouldn’t like to have class at the beach? Off the top of my head, I can’t think of any. So while all those normal kids got up bright and early and went to go sit at a desk for 8 hours. We learned how to take care of exotic animals, feed them, clean out their cages and even watched a snake eat a mouse. To end the day we learned Continue reading