Time to Take Five

All too often as a homeschooling mom, I am rushing about trying to get school done. Likewise, it seems that some days my boys are not rushing about with their work, but trying to get school completel...

Simple Clicking

It is a wonderful time of the year for homeschoolers as conventions and curriculum fairs abound! How fun it is to go to workshops and browse around the vendor hall. Parents arrive home with their arm...

My Method to Tame the Madness

“Mom can I just do [fill in the blank] and then take a break?” “Do I have to do ALL of this now?” Do you hear these words every day like I did? I wanted my kids to know what the daily expectations we...

Homeschool Study Areas

Where do your homeschoolers like to study? Do you ever take “school” outdoors? Leave us a comment and tell us your thoughts. Reply to other comments directly. Join the fun! While it’...

Scheduling Your Homeschool Day

Is there one best way to schedule and plan out your homeschool day? I don’t think so, but I do believe we should have some kind of direction, plan and or schedule laid out for the days activities. “H...

Homeschool Perk #5

I have been writing on a continuing theme here the last few months, with the emphasis being on the many perks of homeschooling. But, before I get to the next Perk of the Month, feel free to read thro...