Sweet Bella Vita

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

November 21, 2017
by LisaA
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Tarifa part 1

The nicest beach we saw in southern Spain! The sand was so clean and soft and my boys loved playing in the waves. ~Lisa

November 20, 2017
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Gibraltar part 2

We drove all the way to the tip of Gibraltar and had an outstanding view! So strange how this cloud is almost always looming over the rock … a local told me that it is a good thing as it … Continue reading

November 15, 2017
by LisaA
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Gibraltar part 1

We took a day trip to Gibraltar and it was amazing. One of our highlights of our trip to Spain. ( although Gibraltar is not in Spain) We went on a boat ride to see wild and free dolphins. Most … Continue reading

April 27, 2017
by LisaA
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physical education & health

This is probably one of my favourite “subjects”… although we don’t practice it as a subject but a way of life. During the summer, we join a summer pool where they do diving,  swim team and water polo. They play tons … Continue reading

February 22, 2017
by LisaA
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spelling

How do I teach my kids to spell ? Honestly, I haven’t really put much effort or thought into this … I have let this kind of happen on it’s own. I had started trying to do spelling drills with … Continue reading

January 25, 2017
by LisaA
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Math

One of the most asked questions I get about homeschooling is “What do you use for math”? Well to start off with … I try to make learning to count fun and we don’t use a book, but objects. Anything … Continue reading

January 15, 2017
by LisaA
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learn to type free

I have so many resources that I have book marked over the years… have decided to share them with you . My kids loved this free learn to type site from bbc It is a fun way to get kids … Continue reading

February 24, 2016
by LisaA
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art

I have 2 kids that love to create art, and I mostly just supply material and let them do whatever they want. I do sometimes initiate a project; but I like it more when they come up with their own creative … Continue reading

December 20, 2015
by LisaA
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8 year old finished processing santa

So a few hours went by after blowing the lid on the whole santa thing … and my 8 year old is in front of me and brings up santa. I look at him unsure about what to say as I … Continue reading

December 10, 2015
by LisaA
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florence… gelato

What better treat to enjoy while walking around Florence then a gelato! I highly recommend a stop at ‘Edoardo gelato biologico’ (not only is it organic ice cream… but it has VEGAN options too!!!) it is near il duomo.      … Continue reading