Our Global Impact

Hello everyone! In school, my class and I are learning about how Human’s Actions Impact Environments Worldwide and we made a website to share our knowledge about topics like Climate Change and Overfishing. Our website is rodriguezclass.school.blog . On our website, there (so far) are a couple of videos on Climate Change and a lotContinue reading “Our Global Impact”

What’s on my Bookshelf? Week 1, Part 2

Hello everyone! A couple of days ago I posted Week 1, Part 1 of my new series, What’s on my Bookshelf. You can view that HERE. Well, here’s Part 2! Enjoy! This post contains affiliate links. I may earn a small percentage from what you pay for from these links at no extra cost toContinue reading “What’s on my Bookshelf? Week 1, Part 2”

Brad Meltzer’s Amazing New Children’s Books

Hello fellow bookworms! Brad Meltzer just released two new children’s books and I loved both of them so much that I decided to do a post on them. I have done a post on one of his books and you can read it HERE. Enjoy! This post contains affiliate links. I may earn a smallContinue reading “Brad Meltzer’s Amazing New Children’s Books”

The Berry Best Raspberry Macaron Recipe

Hi everyone! I had wanted to make macarons for a while and I found a good recipe and tried them. They were delicious! This post contains affiliate links. I may earn a small commission at no extra cost to you. The first time I made vanilla macarons. And the second time I made raspberry macarons.Continue reading “The Berry Best Raspberry Macaron Recipe”

These are a Few of my Favorite Things!

Hi everyone! I decided to do a post on my favorite baking supplies. Enjoy! This post contains affiliate links. I may earn a small commission at no extra cost to you. Small Cookie Scoop Buy on Amazon 2. Piping Tip Organizer Buy on Amazon 3. Piping Bags Buy on Amazon 4. Piping Tips Buy onContinue reading “These are a Few of my Favorite Things!”

Baking: My Favorite Food Blogs

Hi everyone! I decided to make a list of all my favorite food/baking blogs. Enjoy! NatashasKitchen.com FoodNetwork.com BettyCrocker.com SallysBakingAddiction.com HowToCakeIt.com SugarSpunRun.com TasteOfHome.com BiggerBolderBaking.com ASpicyPerspective.com PreppyKitchen.com Tasty.co And last but not least: aliohman.com 🙂 Also, I made macarons so there will be a post soon for those. Happy Baking, Ali Ohman

Out of my Mind by Sharon M. Draper

Hello everyone! I just finished rereading Out of my Mind and it is one of my favorite books. I recommend it for ages 9-12. Enjoy! Out of my Mind by Sharon M. Draper Out of my Mind is about 10 year old Melody who was diagnosed with cerebral palsy* when she was born. *Cerebral palsy (CP)Continue reading “Out of my Mind by Sharon M. Draper”

At the beginning of 2020…

At the start of 2020, we never expected for anything to happen. We continued living our lives. We went on spring break and didn’t come back. We did online EVERYTHING. Online shopping, online school, online work, online hangouts with friends, etc… We also learned the word “ZOOM”. What I Learned in 2020 If I wasn’tContinue reading “At the beginning of 2020…”

Baking: Chocolate Chip Muffins

Hi everyone! These muffins are great for anytime of the day and make a GREAT breakfast. Enjoy! I found this recipe at allrecipes.com Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup white sugar 3 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup milk 1/3 cup vegetable oil 1 egg 3/4 chocolate chips 3 tablespoons white sugarContinue reading “Baking: Chocolate Chip Muffins”

Birthday Cakes

Hi everyone! Here two of my favorite cakes that I baked, both birthday cakes. Enjoy! Cake #1 My Mom’s Birthday Cake This cake is a Three Tiered, Neapolitan Wafer Cake. Link to the making of this cake: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1-v0fBDG3T3jQQ9nKZrF66W6ThjzE-XKZbZmiuYJzu2c/edit Cake #2 My Brother’s Birthday Cake This cake is a Lego themed vanilla #9 cake. Link toContinue reading “Birthday Cakes”

Winter Wonderland

Only 7 days ’til Christmas! I recorded a video for y’all. Enjoy! Here is a link to the video: iCloud Link: https://share.icloud.com/photos/08V7JlGz3ZYOI-Ty6VC99qEbQ Gmail Link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/15wJJyUsV-m9tcmJxRPD6289eVMNAPaAw/view?usp=drivesdk Lyrics to this wonderful song! Sleigh bells ring, are you listenin’ In a lane, snow is glistenin’ A beautiful sight We’re happy tonight Walkin’ in a winter wonderland  Gone awayContinue reading “Winter Wonderland”

Christmas Song Countdown! (Song #3)

Hi everyone! Here is our 3rd Christmas song for the Christmas Song Countdown! This song is one of my favorite Holiday songs. My friends and I actually performed this last year at a bookstore. Winter Wonderland by Amy Grant Facts about this amazing Christmas song: More then 200 different artists including Elvis and Bing CrosbyContinue reading “Christmas Song Countdown! (Song #3)”

Baking: Funfetti Cookies

Hi everyone! This recipe is one of my favorite cookie recipes. They are REALLY good. I found this recipe on thewoodandspoon.com. Enjoy! 🍪 Funfetti Cookies 🍪 Ingredients: 10 tablespoons unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 2 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 large egg 2 cups all-purpose flour 1Continue reading “Baking: Funfetti Cookies”

1st Baking Post! (Rocky Road Cookies)

Hi everyone! Today I’m going to be sharing the first thing I ever baked! These are a big hit with my family! Enjoy! 🍪 Rocky Road Cookies 🍪 Ingredients: 8 tablespoons butter, softened (one stick) 3/4 cup brown sugar 1 egg 1 tablespoon milk 2oz milk chocolate chips 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon cocoaContinue reading “1st Baking Post! (Rocky Road Cookies)”

🦃 Happy (Almost) Thanksgiving 🦃

Hello fellow bookworms. Happy Thanksgiving! Below are some Thanksgiving books for young readers. Ages 2-6 Book Number One How to Catch a Turkey by Adam Wallace Book Link: https://amzn.to/3bKkDN1 Book Number Two Llama Llama Gives Thanks by Anna Dewdney Book Link: https://amzn.to/3bI6Arq Book Number Three There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Turkey byContinue reading “🦃 Happy (Almost) Thanksgiving 🦃”

Book Club Update

Hello fellow bookworms. My school schedule is changing and so is all the book clubs. ⬇️ Info below ⬇️ All Book Clubs are now meeting at 3:30 – 4 o’clock on the same days I mentioned in my last post. The forms to join the club are below: Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd Grade: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe6n-2G2nc7WtyO0CxVZQHxBOdN3g89Hv-NzhrGIMm95D2kKQ/viewform?usp=sf_link 3rd,Continue reading “Book Club Update”

Reading Survey!

Hello fellow bookworms. I have created a survey for y’all because I want your answers! You can find the survey on the page on my blog called “Survey” or you can ⬇️click the link below⬇️ https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf1aS9N-mhKs5w2khURsvyc2ahBP-jcUoIvqf_VnIYH0xb-OA/viewform?usp=sf_link Where to find the pages: Happy Reading, Ali P.S. To those of you who are still reading, I shouldContinue reading “Reading Survey!”

The Deceivers by Margaret Peterson-Haddix

This is the second book in the Greystone Secrets series and I loved it a lot and I hope you do too! When Ms. Morales and Kate Greystone don’t make it back from the alternate world Natalie and the Greystones have to go back for them. Their mom’s code says something about someone they canContinue reading “The Deceivers by Margaret Peterson-Haddix”

The Strangers by Margaret Peterson-Haddix

The Strangers by Margaret Peterson-Haddix is the first book in the Series, The Greystone Secrets. Peterson-Haddix just released the second book, called The Deceivers that I finished today so I thought I should write post about The Strangers. When the Greystone’s mom is in a rush to leave for some emergency the Greystone’s go afterContinue reading “The Strangers by Margaret Peterson-Haddix”

Happy Easter!

Hey everyone! Its Easter! Here are some books that I think you will enjoy this Easter Sunday. The Sweetest Easter by Andrea Posner-Sanchez Big Easter Adventure by James and Kimberly Dean The Berenstain Bears and the Real Easter Eggs God Gave Us Easter by Lisa Tawn Bergren Llama Llama Easter Egg by Anna Dewdney

Previous Sunshine State Award Books

Hi! This is Ali. These are some previous Sunshine State Award books and I think you will love them. Grades 3-5 –The Ambrose Deception by Emily Ecton –Annie’s Life in Lists by Kristan Mahoney –Ben Franklin’s in my Bathroom! by Candace Fleming –The Bicycle Spy by Yona Zeldis McDonough –Bob by Wendy Mass and RebeccaContinue reading “Previous Sunshine State Award Books”