Why I Chose an Online World Language Curriculum

This is a sponsored post from Middlebury Interactive. As a homeschool mom of four, I have heard frustration in homeschool circles when it comes to choosing a world language curriculum. There are many options, but without expertise in that area, quite a few homeschool parents feel frustrated determining which option is best for their children. Even as a […]

College at Home- Is that possible?

College at Home? It just makes CENTS. One of the easiest ways to save money is to not spend it in the first place. Think for a moment. Where does your money go? How do you invest financially in your kids? Are you preparing for the future? Let’s face it. More often than not, our […]

Homeschool Mom’s Tool Kit Giveaway {$450+ Value}

As a homeschooling mom, I know there are certain homeschooling tools that I simply can’t function without. I’m sure you have your list of must-have items as well, right? I was curious to see which items other homeschooling moms just can’t live without, so I asked the question “What is one thing that you could […]

5 Ways to Celebrate the End of a School Year

The end is here! Be honest, there were times during these past nine months that you thought this day would never come, didn’t you? I know, because I did too. You’ve worked hard. They’ve worked hard. And finally…finally…the school year is over! It’s time to celebrate!! Having an end of year celebration is something that […]

Star Wars Student Planner {freebie}

May the 4th is right around the corner and it seems like everyone is in Star Wars mode! If you have Star Wars fans in your home, be sure to download my free Star Wars Student Planner. This fun student planner includes the following pages: 8 cover page options {your child can choose his/her favorite […]

7 Ways to Homeschool When You Have No Patience

I can’t tell you how many times I have heard the comment “I would love to homeschool my children, but I just do not have the patience for it.” Guess what?! Neither do I. Naturally, I am not a very patient person….especially when I am trying to teach someone else how to do something that […]

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The One Word Homeschool Moms Need to Say More Often

Today, we celebrate the Feast of the Annunciation. It’s the day that the Church celebrates Gabriel visiting Mary and asking for her consent in mothering Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior. Can you even imagine? As if an angel appearing in front of you isn’t crazy enough, he then tells you – a virgin who […]

4 Ways Marriage is Like Homeschooling

Over the last 11 years of homeschooling I have realized how similar marriage and homeschooling really are. Sounds crazy, right? I agree. I mean what in the world does a holy covenant of matrimony have in common with teaching your children – not to mention all the chaos and child-rearing that go along with that. […]

Homeschool Convention Survival Guide {with printables}

It’s March and you know what that means…..Homeschool Convention season is upon us! I won’t lie. I love this time of the year. I’m the person who looks forward to a homeschool convention all year long. Is there anything better than being surrounded by thousands of other homeschooling families who totally get you? Or sitting […]

Superhero Reading Comprehension Worksheet Pack

  This free Superhero Reading Comprehension Worksheet Pack is sure to make any reading assignment more fun. It can be used with any reading selection. Each pack contains the following three worksheets: To get your free Superhero Reading Comprehension Pack, simply enter your email address into the form below. A link to download the pack […]

7 Easy Ways to Combat Homeschool Burnout Right Now

Have you lost the joy in homeschooling? Sunday night do you find yourself dreading the coming of a new week? Are you experiencing some of the symptoms of homeschool burnout? Are any of these things that cause homeschool burnout playing a part in your life right now? If you answered yes to any of these […]

The Homeschool Event of the Year!

Great Homeschool Conventions is a wonderful sponsor of Life of a Homeschool Mom. If you have never been to a Great Homeschool Convention, you owe it yourself and your homeschool to make a trip to an event near you! Check out all of the wonderful speakers and workshops they have planned for 2016! The Homeschool […]

7 {preventable} Things that Cause Homeschool Burnout

It seems to be about this time every year that homeschool burnout really tends to set in for me. We’ve been back to our normal schedule for a month or so since Christmas and I’ve really just had enough. Typically though, it isn’t homeschooling itself that I’m burned out with, it’s other situations surrounding our […]

7 {funny but true} Signs of Homeschool Burnout

It seems like this is that magical time of the year when homeschooling has lost it’s appeal. You’ve slipped into a mundane rut and your passion is left dwindling. What you are experiencing is called homeschool burnout, and you are not alone. I know because I have been there too many times to count- that is […]

Help! I Homeschool and I Can’t Get It All Done!

Help! I Homeschool & I Can’t Get It All Done! 4 Tips to Help You Get More Done! As a mom of five, I’m always asked, “How do you get it all done?” I’m always struck with the urge to say something highly sarcastic for shock value like, “Well, Martha Stewart is my mother-in-law” or […]

Free Alphabet Books with Photographs

Teaching your children the alphabet is easier when photographs are involved! The Measured Mom has a set of 26 Free Alphabet Books with Photographs! Be sure to stop by and download your free copies!

Free Groundhog Day Activity Pack

Groundhog Day is just around the corner and you can make this fun day part of your homeschooling with this Free Groundhog Day Activity Pack from Embark on the Journey! Stop by and download your free pack today!

Free Octonauts PreK-K Pack

The Relaxed Homeschool has a Free Octonauts PreK-K Pack with fun counting, tracing and coloring pages your kids will love! Stop by and download your free copy today!

Free Valentine Preschool Letter Worksheets

Your preschoolers will have fun working on writing their letters this Valentine’s Day with these Free Valentine Preschool Letter Worksheets from Learning 2 Walk! Stop by and download your copy today!

Free Winter Emergent Readers

Wintertime is the perfect time to work on your child’s reading skills! The Measured Mom has a set of Free Winter Emergent Readers for you! Stop by and download your free copy today!