How to keep homeschooling while Life Happens: A LIVE interview on Facebook!

Ever wonder how to keep homeschooling while real life is happening? Well, mark your calendars, my friends! Because that's exactly what I'm going to be talking about in a LIVE video interview with Diane Kummer of HSLDA on Facebook. Wednesday, December 6th @ 11 am EST,  I'd love for you to … [Read more...]

Confessions of a Homeschool Mom: 12 Lessons I’ve Learned

Our family started homeschooling 11 years ago.  And while our children have certainly learned many valuable lessons. So have I. Here they are in no particular order:    1.Homeschooling is more about character development than academics. We all learn academically (and I relearn many … [Read more...]

Kindergarten at Home: 5 Tips for Teaching Your Little Learner

  Some posts contain affiliate links, see my disclosure You've decided to homeschool your kindergartener (hurray!), but you don't know where to start.  Allow me to share 5 tips as you navigate your homeschool journey. At the time of this article I'm  in my 9th year as a home-educator. … [Read more...]

Homeschool Outsourcing

So here we are folks.  2015, the year Big Brother  graduates from high school. *Sigh* We've been moving along pretty well this school year in spite of our family relocating over the summer (which cut into my planning time for this school year), and adding Lil' Dozer to our homeschool … [Read more...]

Making a Mobile Office with Thirty One & Giveaway

Before we moved last summer, our office was in the finished basement.  Which also served as our family room and play area for our tribe. Now, I'm sure I don't have to tell you that having a large indoor space for children to play is a blessing.  But (you knew that was coming, didn't you?), there … [Read more...]

Taking the Plunge: 6 Things to Consider Before Homeschooling

  Some posts contain affiliate links. See my disclosure page for information. Are you considering homeschooling your children? The thought never crossed my mind, and yet here we are in our 9th year of being home-educators! I marvel at the journey, the things I didn't know, what I've … [Read more...]