Planning the Perfect Homeschool Day {and Day 3 giveaway!}

  Today is Day 3 of the 10 Days of Back to Homeschool Giveaways. If you missed the first two day, find them here. Today’s giveaway is brought to you by the Well Planned Gal {formerly Home Educating Family}, and in addition to giving away 20 copies of her amazing Well Planned Day Homeschool Family […]

Day 2- Back to Homeschool Giveaways

  Welcome to Day 2 of the 10 Days of Back to Homeschool Giveaway! If you missed Day 1, you can find it here. Today’s giveaway is brought to you by The Multi’ Taskin’ Mom. She is giving away 2 copies of her brand new character curriculum bundle. Check it out– Training children to have […]

Day 1- Back to Homeschool Giveaways

  Welcome to Day 1 of the 10 Days of Back to Homeschool Giveaways!! Today’s amazing giveaway is brought to you by Loving Grammar. Let’s find out some of the main principles of the Loving Grammar program: Loving Grammar: Mr. Lund’s Guide to Professional Clamdigging™ Principle 1: You’ve heard of a ‘feel good’ movie, right? […]

10 Days of Back to Homeschool Giveaways

We are starting back to school today!! The excitement levels are always high the first day of a new homeschool year in our home. We always celebrate with a special breakfast and a few other fun surprises. This year, I am extending our celebration to you guys with a fun 10 Days of Back to […]

How to Teach Your Children Spanish In the Kitchen

“Food for the body is not enough. There must be food for the soul.” Dorothy Day         As all busy homeschool moms know, it can be difficult to juggle schooling with the many responsibilities of modern life. Cooking is just one of the many tasks to attend to during the day, and, admittedly, it can be […]

Homeschooling High School: Instill Strong Study Skills and Habits

Tips to Homeschool in Highschool, Part 2 Currently, our family has two high school students, a freshman and a junior.  Another one just graduated and one is starting junior high this year (and that’s just the older half!)  Since we’ve begun homeschooling in the older grades, we have discovered that in order to make it […]

Praying For My Homeschool Journal

As you have probably seen, I am hosting a 30 Days of Praying for My Homeschool Challenge beginning on August 23rd. The interest and participation levels for this challenge have absolutely blown me away. As of this moment, we have over 3,200 homeschooling moms registered for the challenge! It gives me chills to think about […]

2016-2017 Student Planner *Flash Sale*

  Back to school season is here! Help your students become more organized and independent this year by giving them their own student planner. My 2016-2017 Student Planner includes: Cover page Weekly planner Daily planner Homework planner Study guide Project planner Year at a glance page 12 month academic calendars Grade trackers “From my desk” […]

Homeschool Resources that are Cheaper Than Amazon {Save up to $170!}

This post contains affiliate links. I’d love to be able to shop around for the best price always, but sometimes there isn’t enough time in the day! I received a list of items that are cheaper on Educents, (one of my favorite online stores for educational resources) than on Amazon. I was shocked to find […]

30 Days of Praying for My Homeschool Challenge

A new homeschool year has dawned. We’ve made all of the necessary preparations: curriculum has been purchased, lesson plans have been written, new school supplies are neatly arranged, the homeschool room is perfectly organized. You ask yourself, “What could possibly be missing?” And then it hits you. You, being the Martha that you are, have […]

Kinder Kids- Ultimate Learning Bundle {Limited time FREEBIE}

    This freebie is over. I’m so sorry that you missed it. Check back often for new freebies!   If you are homeschooling PreK-1st grade students, boy do I have an incredible resource for you!! I’ve teamed up with Meg from Homeschoolin’ Mama to bring you an amazing FREEBIE!! We are offering her entire […]

10 Questions to Ask Before Purchasing Homeschool Curriculum {and win a $500 curriculum shopping spree}

I must admit, homeschool buying season is one of my most favorite times of the year! I absolutely love shopping for new curriculum and don’t even get me started on school supplies. Yes, I’m THAT homeschool mom. I automatically start hearing the words “It’s the most wonderful time of the year…”. BUT- I have to […]

Tips to Homeschool in High School

Tips to Homeschool in High School Now that our oldest son has just graduated and our next two children are already earning college credits in high school, I finally feel confident to say homeschooling works.  By the grace of God, I haven’t messed up my kids the way everyone (including myself) feared I would.  Some […]

10 HUGE Mistakes I Made During Our First Year of Homeschooling

Beginning your first year of homeschooling can be quite stressful. I remember not being able to sleep at all the night before our first day. It was a mixture of being excited and scared out of mind that I was going to fail miserably and ruin my children. Well, here we are almost seven years […]

Binder Cover Printables {freebie}

  Back to school time is upon us!!! These awesome printable binder covers are perfect for students or teachers!   This free download comes with 6 binder covers: Math Language Science Social Studies History and a blank cover for you to write on To get your FREE download, simply enter your email address into the […]

7 Reasons Homeschool Dads Are The Best

In honor of Father’s Day this week, I thought it was only appropriate to give a HUGE shout out to the amazingly wonderful homeschool dads out there! Most dads are pretty amazing, but homeschool dads, they top them all….and here’s why: 7 Reasons Homeschool Dads Are The Best You come home and save the day! […]

The 10 Commandments for Homeschooling Moms

Homeschooling is a tough business, and it is very easy for us homeschooling moms to get so focused on the little things that we miss the big picture. Often times, we need a plan to keep us in line and focused on the important things. We need a framework to hold us together. Just like […]

10 Reasons We Love Audio Dramas from Heirloom Audio

I was compensated for this review. The opinions expressed are 100% mine and I was not required to write a positive review. As a homeschooling mother, I am always looking for ways to make learning more fun for my daughters which is why I was so excited when I was contacted by Heirloom Audio with […]

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 […]