Skip to main content

Things to Celebrate in February with Links and Printables

It's no secret that we LOVE a celebration here at The Joys of Home Educating.

 In fact, we celebrate every chance we get 
(heck just waking up in the morning is cause for a celebration!)  

I am going to start a monthly post about events, things to celebrate for the upcomng month, with links to FREE printables, games, websites etc. 

My hope is that you can find something you can use in your school, lives and with the children and CELEBRATE!

February Events for Celebrations

American History Month

February 2nd - Groundhogs Day
Click HERE is a site for some great facts, 
GO HERE for a cute printable exercise to do with the kids 
(Courtesy of First Grade Fever)



February 3rd - Elmo's Birthday

Who doesn't love to celebrate with a little Red Monster!

ELMO Coloring Pages, Bookmarks and Activities HERE.

Click  HERE for an entire FREE Elmo Birthday Party Printable Pack for you to celebrate with!



February 5th - Superbowl Sunday
 Cute printables HERE to use for your Superbowl Celebration.

February 6th - National Frozen Yogurt Day

February 6th - Chinese Lantern Festival 
This celebration marks the end of Chinese New Year 
(still time to make some great CNY Crafts and Celebrate this great tradition) 



February 7th - Charles Dicken's Birthday
Why not read some Dicken's with the kids...

February 11th - National Inventors Day
I know on this day, I will be challenging my 7 year old to invent
something using his Legos!

February 14th - Valentine's Day 
So much out there for Valentine's Day - I picked a few favorites!
An entire collection of printables for your homeschool HERE 
(Thanks Carisa over at 1+1+1=1)  

Yet another great valentine's day homeschool pack is at Over the Big Moon!


One more I love is by 2 Teaching Mommies!

FREE Party Printables over at Catch My Party - an entire selection to download and print!

Why not make these cute DIY Heart Crayons like we did!


February 15th - Susan B. Anthony's Birthday

February 20th - Presidents Day 
 HERE is a link to a ton of activities for celebrating.

February 21st - Mardi Gras
Click HERE for a link for a ton of Mardi Gras printables and activities.  




February 22nd  - My birthday - LOL
 Throwing a Casino Party this year and having some gal pals over!



February 29th - LEAP YEAR 
 Leap Day - Click HERE your guide to throwing a great Leap Year/Day party.

I invite you to add links to the comment section if you know of other
February events to celebrate!  

Don't forget, our Chinese New Year Craft Link Party is still going on!  
Come on over for more inspiration!

Have a wonderful week and Be Blessed!


Hip Homeschool Hop Button 


Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Shining the Spotlight - Finding Home Farms

Today at Woodwater Farmhouse, I am sharing with you another company that I feel you should know about.  


I first learned about Finding Home Farms on Instagram. Little did I know, Laura, one of the owners of Finding Home Farms, lives local to me, in the Hudson Valley of New York. 
You can read all about Laura and her lovely family at her blog about page. 
 I immediately knew that I had to try their products in my home. I have grown to love their products (shop), Laura's sense of style and her blog. 
Can we just stop now and talk about their packaging first.  It speaks to you before even trying the products. Simple, organic and calming.  Isn't it just darling with the little dove.
sigh....insert smile

I love her blog tagline - Gather Create Connect - that says it all, there in three little words. YOU already know before going forward that you are in for a special treat. 
I am only going to speak to a few of their many products because these are what we use in our home with our family. 



Shining the Spotlight - Soapforcollege

Happy New Year and welcome back to our first
Shining the Spotlight
for 2017! 

 I hope you all enjoyed your holidays and are settled back into your routines.







Today I am so excited to introduce you to a company that has such a wonderful purpose behind it!  Jessica Griffis is a 17 year old college student paying her way through college selling Hilltop Design simple, natural and homemade products.  Jessica was also home educated!!! (dear to my heart)

Ya'll know I am all about the package as first impressions are so important. Don't you just love this sticker/stamp that she had on her package!  Spoke to me before I even opened it up and smelled the freshness of the products. 

I was impressed with the smell of the products, not overwhelming and artificial smelling at all. I felt safe using them on myself and my children. 

There are lip balms, lotions, scrubs, body butter, bath bombs and more.  The scrubs rival any other name brand and the bath bombs are THE BOMB!   The products are very …

Shining the Spotlight

Today at Woodwater Farmhouse, I am sharing with you a company that  not only meets but exceeds my expectation.  In service and product. 
Rustic Honey




The owner's name is Lauren Moran and I can see why her shop is so successful!  Rustic Honey is a lifestyle boutique. They offer women's clothing and accessories, children's wear, home goods, vintage finds, handmade gifts and more!  Let's look at this business card first. First impressions are everything in my book.  (I did not get a picture of the adorable chalkboard wrapping that the box was wrapped in but it was so cute!)


It's cute, to the point and shows her style.


Not even talking about the farmhouse towel that I ordered yet...but come on a hand written note to me personally and has all her social media outlets on there also. Clever!  On the opposite side of this personalized note is the cutest quote and picture. 

Ok I am getting to the towel I ordered..it's HUGE and adorable. The printing is clear and impressive!�…