Sweet Bella Vita

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

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

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  

July 18, 2015
by LisaA
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5 days of Canadian field trips… day 1

Let me kick start this 5 day series with the parliament of canada ! This is a great field trip for kids studying the government … I would suggest maybe 8 years and up …depending on the child and their interest … Continue reading

May 27, 2015
by LisaA
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Curriculum

When I started homeschooling; I so badly wanted to just buy a box with everything I “needed” to homeschool. Sadly I never found this magic box… every boxed curriculum I found seemed to contain stuff that was pointless or stuff … Continue reading

May 3, 2015
by LisaA
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our new bird friends

We are beyond excited as we have house finch who decided to make their nest in our front yard tree 🙂  here is a shot of the little guy … his whistle is just so lovely to listen to 🙂 Since we … Continue reading

April 29, 2015
by LisaA
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fun

how we have fun in our homeschool ? although I do feel like everything we do is fun 🙂 otherwise why bother doing it ? I figured the best way for me to answer this; is to make a random list … Continue reading

April 28, 2015
by LisaA
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picaboo yearbook review

I received my yearbook photo book from Picaboo last week and my whole family is totally impressed! The quality is awesome!  I want to start by saying that it was loads of fun to do this yearbook photo book. The web … Continue reading

March 25, 2015
by LisaA
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A Virtual Field Trip

Welcome to Quebec; where I happen to be living for the moment. I have to start by saying I haven’t seen that much of it in real life … I have been to Quebec city and all around the Montreal area, up … Continue reading