Sweet Bella Vita

a dash of motherhood… a sprinkle of homeschooling… and a pinch of photography ( with a side of compassion )

December 7, 2015
by LisaA
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Florence…Piazza della Signoria

Please see my first post about Florence here 🙂  and my 1st favourite place to see here 🙂 My 2nd favourite is… Piazza della Signoria and Piazzale degli Uffizi and the area around it It is amazing… full of incredible sculptures / statues that my … Continue reading

December 7, 2015
by LisaA
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Florence…Piazzale Michelangelo

Please see my first post about Florence here 🙂 My number 1 favorite place was … Piazzale Michelangelo, not to be missed!!! The view is spectacular! You have probably seen it in pictures … try to go before sunset and … Continue reading

December 5, 2015
by LisaA
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Florence

Florence… I really want to say that I loved florence and I want to say it is gorgeous and stunning and stop there … but Florence is a tourist destination and I really dislike touristy spots. I took the kids … Continue reading

November 25, 2015
by LisaA
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Hands On Learning

For me “hands on learning” is getting out in the world and seeing and doing… basically the essence of homeschooling in my opinion. From museums to stores to nature … you name it … it is all hands on 🙂 … Continue reading

November 21, 2015
by LisaA
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driving in Italy

my random thoughts about driving in Italy 1. Italians are INSANE drivers! 2. Do NOT trust your GPS in Italy; It takes you down dead end roads or makes you take a side street just so you end up back on the main road.  … Continue reading

October 29, 2015
by LisaA
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dear parent starting your adventure in homeschooling

Dear parent starting your adventure in homeschooling, So you have decided to homeschool … first off I want to say it will be awesome and  totally worth it!!! Yes; go ahead research the heck out of it. Look at every different … Continue reading

August 22, 2015
by LisaA
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morning dove

Well the finches sadly did not make it; as we had a storm come in and blow their eggs out of their nest … so they moved on … but this week have noticed that we now have a morning … Continue reading

July 27, 2015
by LisaA
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5 days of Canadian field trips… day 4

We have been having a crappy summer … lots of rain and very cool with a few exceptions A creative and indoor outing is to a ceramic art studio They are all over the place now … I think it … Continue reading

July 23, 2015
by LisaA
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5 days of Canadian field trips… day 3

Next on our stop is the Canadian Aviation and Space Museum If  your child (or even yourself) have any interest in planes … this is the place for you! ~Lisa

July 20, 2015
by LisaA
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5 days of Canadian field trips… day 2

One of our favourite museums is the Canadian Museum of Nature     ~Lisa