Here are a few printables, activities, and recipes I found to be easy, quick, and nearly free off Pinterest. I'm going to *try* to be an organized mom and do one tomorrow! It's not a huge list, but … [Read More...]
I believe in Math U See. I've seen it work with my own children and many of my friends use it. When I first began with Primer, I wasn't sure. It was very different than the products I had taught … [Read More...]
99.9% of the time when people see I'm expecting my 5th child and then soon learn we homeschool, the reactions are similar.
"I could never do it!"
"Three was enough for … [Read More...]
I've been using Spelling You See for several months now. My kids are enjoying it and I love that they can do so much of the program independently. Spelling You See is a simple straightforward … [Read More...]
I do not homeschool year round. I have defined start and finish dates to each school year. However, I've tried a full blown summer break before and it was very difficult to get back into the routine … [Read More...]
I have four boys. Boys enjoy building tents, forts, and tunnels. Usually around my dining room. Fort Magic is like an answer to my prayers! No more clothes pins and sheets that slip and make my … [Read More...]
The other night while my husband and I were getting the boys ready for bed, my 5 year old asked me that heart wrenching question that most parents only think of on their darkest days...
"Mommy, what … [Read More...]
Spring is right around the corner and it's already beginning to be gorgeous outside. A new season can be a time to start fresh, re-evaluate your dreams and goals, and get on the right track... again. … [Read More...]
It never fails. We sit down to do a simple science experiment, make something off Pinterest, or do arts & crafts. Guess what? We're short at least 1 item. This happens to me nearly every day. … [Read More...]
This Creamy Brown Sugar Strawberry Cookie Pizza is a recipe that came to me by chance. My Aunt Mary always makes a fruit dip of cream cheese and brown sugar that is DIVINE. Then, last week, I was at … [Read More...]
After I posted this video tour of my school room, I received messages from discouraged moms that they had no room for a classroom and they just didn't think they could homeschool without one. No … [Read More...]
I have a new obsession. It's Almond Butter. I love the taste of almonds, but my teeth can't take chewing them. So, I turned my new obsession into cookies. This Chewy Almond Butter Cookie recipe … [Read More...]
I created a post back in August with lots of pictures of our homeschool room. I've now shot a quick video tour of our homeschool classroom. I'm happy to report that I haven't rearranged it ONCE this … [Read More...]