Focus on Art

We’re going on a field trip this week to our local art museum. I’m excited about this for several reasons. One is that it’s a field trip. My kids have wanted to go on field trips, but money is tight for us these days, so field trips have been rather limited. This is one that … Continue reading Focus on Art

Cracker Village – a tiny piece of history in our own backyard (almost)

Today I took my kids to tour a Cracker village. It was very educational and informative. It was fascinating to learn about how Florida settlers settled Florida. How they built their homes, how they made their food, what they ate, what they wore, what they used for building materials – so different from today’s world. … Continue reading Cracker Village – a tiny piece of history in our own backyard (almost)