• Homeschooling

    Review: Tenzi Game

    In the midst of our moves over the past few years, I’ve whittled down our table game collection to just our very favorites. We like to play games as a family when we’re camping and during the holidays. The girls play games with each other and with their friends on winter evenings. And so we enjoy a wide assortment of…

  • Homeschooling

    Review: Simbrix

    Simbrix is another product Rebecca and I are reviewing this fall as part of her “continuing education.” It was sent to us by Timberdoodle in exchange for our honest review. You can probably tell from the pictures what it is, but I’m going to talk about it anyway. I’m sure you’ve seen (and maybe played with) the fusible beads that…

  • Homeschooling

    Review: Puzzleball Globe

    One of the main reasons we moved back to Idaho this past spring was so that I could homeschool again. Officially, our girls have graduated. However, we decided that Rebecca would benefit from some “continuing education” type classes. To facilitate that I needed to change jobs and work part-time rather than full-time. So far it’s working out great. We aren’t following…

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    Timberdoodle games

    Timberdoodle is my favorite homeschool company for fun supplements and thinking games and activities. A few weeks ago Timberdoodle had a contest/promotional running on Facebook. They were giving away all kinds of goodies. I didn’t enter every drawing because we already own some of the products, and some were more for younger kids… but there were several giveaways I was definitely…