my top five homeschool curriculums

One thing that gets overwhelming very fast is which curriculum to use with your child. The beauty of homeschool is the opportunity to customize every single aspect of how and what your child learns. Here  are my personal top five curriculums or services we like to use for school. 1. Bob Jones  2. My Fathers World…

Homeschool |How to keep siblings busy to complete lessons | 

One of the first things I noticed as a homeschool mom was that the best lessons happened when the baby of the family was napping. I was able to primarily focus on the lessons and fully engage my older sons. But now that Jamie is at the cusp of being a Three-nager,  his nap time…

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Top Five Mistakes New Homeschool Moms Make

I am by no means a homeschool veteran, but I believe everyone has something to learn from mistakes. this school year I will have a pre-schooler, kindergartener, and first grader. it is exciting and scary all at the same time, and I have learned so much from my own personal homeschool mistakes of last year.…

the truth about homeschooling your kid; year one in the books, this is what I have learned thus far

When my husband originally shared his convictions of us homeschooling the boys I was more than hesitant, I mean after all I am not a teacher right ? WRONG See although I have only just finished my first year in this journey, I have learned sooo much. I think its important to share some truths about…

finishing up our homeschool year with snow alligator

I am always on the lookout for new and fun activities to do with the boys when we are homeschooling. One of my favorite companies to work with is Snow Alligator Snow Alligator is an online retailer of charming and whimsical products for your home and for your kids. The boys and I did their…

Learning with Homer

I think sometimes devices such as televisions, iPads and gaming systems can get a really bad rap. All technology in moderation can be used for good and when it comes to homeschooling three boys all on different levels I rely on their iPad and Homer Learning Software. While one boy is needing extra help with a…

D. I. Y. Valentines

That moment you realize you are supposed to send your kid  to school with Valentines and have none. Haven't we all been there at some point ? Some might be asking themselves wait she home schools how can it be that her son gets to hand out Valentines day cards ? Well one of the…