Jack The Mourning Dove

Meet Jack – My Mourning Dove

Meet Jack – My Mourning Dove  Introducing my new crew, one feathered friend at a time… Hello! Check out this beauty! I am absolutely in love with my Mourning Dove. I had to introduce you. He’s one of my new best friends that I made from my porch. That’s the furthest I have ventured from […]

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30 Popular YouTube Channels for learning from home

30 Popular YouTube Channels For Learning

30 Popular YouTube Channels For Learning YouTube can be a valuable tool for teaching from home. Home education curriculums can be a bit dry, so supplementing with video lessons can enhance the experience and help develop our kid’s love of learning. There are so many channels worth subscribing to. We are listing our very favorites […]

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Daily Journal Entry Coronavirus Pandemic

Virus Journal Entry – March 23, 2020

Virus Journal Entry- March 23rd, 2020 Writing Prompt: How do you feel? There are some frightening things happening, but there are also a lot of positive things happening. What things do you find most comforting today? ** This post also contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking […]

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Day Two of My Journal Experiencing The Coronavirus Pandemic

Virus Journal Entry- March 20th, 2020

Virus Journal Entry- March 20th, 2020 Writing Prompt 2: Describe a typical day before the pandemic began affecting Americans versus how it affects you today. Compare and contrast your schedule. What was better before and what is better now? This world is hardly recognizable. ** This post also contains affiliate links and I will be […]

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Daily Journal - Virus Outbreak 2020

Virus Journal Entry- March 19th, 2020

Coronavirus Journal Entry- March 19th, 2020 When did you first hear of the coronavirus? What were your initial thoughts about it and how have they changed as the situation has evolved?   I have already written about how the coronavirus originally affected me. That post can be found here – Is The Coronavirus Freaking You Out […]

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22 Online educational sites for kids and teens

Great Big List of Educational Websites for Homeschool

Great Big List of Educational Websites for Homeschool 22 Online Options For Learning At Home Now what? That is what everyone is asking me as they find out schools have been shut down in response to the coronavirus. Also, families new to homeschool are always messaging me for recommendations and resources. At this point in […]

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Backbone Rock Tunnel and Recreational Area

Backbone Rock Tunnel in Shady Valley

Backbone Rock Tunnel in Shady Valley The History of “The Shortest Tunnel In The World” Back in 1901, Backbone Rock rested solidly in the Cherokee National Forest and extended itself prominently from Iron Mountain effectively creating an impassable 100-foot tall barrier. The Beaver Dam Railroad wanted through to the quaint little town of Damascus Virginia […]

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