Milk: My Grown-Up Dairy Adventure in Fort Wayne

This post was sponsored by Indiana Family of Farmers. All opinions are my own. You can learn more about my disclosure policy here. If you are a business interested in sponsoring a post, contact me at Aside from on my cereal, I didn’t grow up a big milk drinker. My husband is lactose intolerant, so he didn’t drink much either. And yet somehow I am raising two strapping young […]

REVIEW: SmartKidz Media

When my kids were toddlers, we got rid of our television. I felt like TV was wasting our time and not good for those little eyes. Yes, I was one of Those Moms. Somehow I survived finishing college, working part time, and raising two babies without benefit of a moving picture babysitter. Looking back, I realize why everyone I knew gave me crazy looks. After a year or two, we […]

Indiana's Summer Bucket List

What makes Indiana special? So much! We’ve got sandy beaches, small towns, roller coasters, museums, and the best darn tenderloins in the country! Here’s a list of ten must-dos for you and your family to get the most out of an Indiana summer. The best part? If you’re in central Indiana, all of these can be done as a day trip, many are close enough to make it an afternoon! […]


I am a huge fan of computerized math. Math is so hard to teach, especially when you have two kids with such different learning styles (and neither are the same way in which I learned and know how to teach). I learned early on in our homeschooling journey that computer programs are the way for us to do math without devolving into tears. I think this is a common issue […]