Author: Ticia

  • Iowa Unit

    Iowa Unit

    Through the years we’ve tried many variations on our geography lesson and when the kids were little we did an Iowa Unit with the kids because their aunt was moving to Iowa, and then we did a slightly more formal version when we studied United States Geography as the states entered the union. Then when…

  • June 2024 in review

    June 2024 in review

    Ummmm I made the picture and then wrote nothing, oh boy, here goes (there are probably affiliate links in here) Week 1 Apparently I lied and I didn’t have this one put together. I’ll plead being partially sick most of this week (I’m writing on June 22). We finished off The Artist’s Stars & Stripes…

  • Zebra Unit

    Zebra Unit

    What is black and white and red all over? Now if this is said out loud the answer can either be a newspaper, you know back in the days when people would read newspapers, or a sunburned zebra. As I’m slowly pegging my way through a My Father’s World Booklist, and creating these booklists, here’s…

  • Connecticut Unit

    Connecticut Unit

    Every time I type the word Connecticut I think, “Connect I cut.” I know this is silly, but it’s helped me remember how to spell the state every time I start writing. We first studied Connecticut way back when the kids were little, but somehow I never wrote about our Connecticut Unit then, so now…

  • Simple Scone Recipe

    Simple Scone Recipe

    This is future Ticia 2019, I was looking for a scone recipe, and found this ages old post, and thought “Hey Ticia, you have no picture of the finished scone recipe, you should fix that.” Also, my husband desperately wants me to have a scone recipe that does not involve pumpkin like my so often…