4 Ways to Make Your Marriage a Priority

4 Ways to Make Your Marriage a Priority If your life is anything like mine then it is easy to get caught up in the business of day-to-day life. From the blessing of raising our three children to days full of homeschooling high school down to second grade, my life can sometimes become a blur. […]

8 Things I Wish I Had Known When Transitioning from Public School to Homeschool

This post was written by my sweet friend, Elizabeth. She is a local homeschooling mom who transitioned her kids from public school to homeschool and learned a great deal along the way. Not everyone has the benefit of “growing up” with their homeschoolers. Some of us are late to the game and for whatever reason, […]

Free 2016 Prayer Journal for Women

One of my goals for 2016 is to go deeper into my prayer life. I enjoy prayer time, but often times I sit down to pray and my mind begins to wonder. I’m definitely a pencil and paper kind of girl. It helps me to stay focused and to have a deeper prayer experience if […]

Free Welcome 2016 Interviews for Kids

  As 2015 comes to a close and we begin to look ahead to 2016, I like to take a few moments and sit down with my children  to discuss the previous year and plan for the future. It’s so fun to review their highlights from the year and to find out what they are […]

The Day I Lost My Child and the Lesson I Learned Seven Years Later

I clearly remember that day. We were in the grocery store. My 4 year old was in the cart, and my five year old was walking beside the cart, holding my hand. I dropped her little hand and turned slightly to the side and bent down to grab a case of bottled water from the […]

Time4Writing 8-week Course Giveaway

Today is the final giveaway in our 7 Days of Homeschool Giveaways, and it is definitely one you won’t want to miss! Have you heard of Time4Writing? Time4Writing.com offers 8-week online writing courses that help elementary, middle and high school students build skills and master the art of writing at all levels (beginner, intermediate or advanced). Each […]

Connecting Christmas and Zoology

This post is part of my ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays series. To see all posts in the series, click here. If your child loves animals then you know you have to find a way to incorporate animals into every day lessons. What? You don’t? Surely it can’t just be my child? My child […]

Science4Us Subscription Giveaway

Welcome to Day 5 of the 7 Days of Homeschool Giveaways! Today, we’re giving away a 4-month subscription of Science4Us!! Are you looking for an engaging K-2 science program that your kids will love? Science4Us is a complete, web-based early elementary science curriculum that teaches science and builds solid foundational skills using a fun, interactive approach. Based […]

Yule & Yarn: Fun Christmas Activities for Families

This post is part of my ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays series. To see all posts in the series, click here. This is a guest post written by Patti from Truth and Grace Homeschool Academy. According to the Noah Webster 1828 dictionary, “Yule” means the name anciently given to Christmas, or the feast of the […]

The Treasure of Christmas: X Marks the Spot

This post is part of my ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays series. To see all posts in the series, click here. When I was a young child, I thought it was fun to write X-mas instead of Christmas. It’s always great to take a shortcut, right? Then someone told me that if you wrote […]

Time4Learning Membership Giveaway {Up to 5 Students}

Hi, friends! We’re continuing on with Day 4 of our 7 Days of Homeschool Giveaways! If you haven’t already entered for Day 1: $250 Amazon Gift Card giveaway {ends TONIGHT!}, or Day 2: (5) K-12 Foreign Language Courses Giveaway, or Day 3: 14 in 1 Educational Solar Robot giveaway, be sure to do that!! Today […]

Free Parables of Jesus Copywork

Your kids will have fun learning about the parables of Jesus with this Free Parables of Jesus Copywork from To the Moon and Back! Stop by and download your free copy today!

Free Gingerbread Tot and PreK Activity Pack

You kids will have fun working on the fun learning activities inside this Free Gingerbreak Tot and PreK Activity Pack from In All You Do! Stop by and download your free copy today!

Free Children of the World Matching Game

This Free Children of the World Matching Game from ABCs to ACTs is a great addition to your geography studies this homeschool year! Stop by and download your free copy today!

Free Printable School Calendar

Your kids will have a great time keeping track of the days of week, the months of the year, holidays and more while they learn with this Free Printable School calendar from A Little Pinch of Perfect! Stop by and download your free copy today!

Writing Prompts for Winter Days {and free printable!}

This post is part of my ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays series. To see all posts in the series, click here. It doesn’t really matter if the weather outside is frightful. These engaging writing prompts for winter days will bring smiles to your kids’ faces as they describe the best-dressed snowman, try to explain […]

14 in 1 Educational Solar Robot Giveaway

Welcome to Day 3 of our 7 days of Homeschool Giveaways! Be sure to enter the giveaways from day 1: $250 Amazon Gift Card and day 2: (5) K-12 Foreign Language Courses! Do you have a child who loves building robots? If so, you must enter this giveaway for an educational Solar Robot from JM […]

DIY Washi Tape Gifts

This post is part of my ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays series. To see all posts in the series, click here. Homeschooling brings a freedom with it that our family quite enjoys. We love taking the last six weeks of each year to focus on gift making, cooking and baking, and other holiday fun. […]

Printable Christmas Thank You Cards {3 Designs to Choose From}

This post is part of my ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays series. To see all posts in the series, click here.   Don’t spend money on Christmas thank you cards! Simply buy a pack of cardstock and print your own at home with my free printable Christmas thank you cards! You may choose from […]

K-12 Foreign Language Course Giveaway {5 winners!!}

  Give your child the gift of a new world language by winning one semester of a Middlebury Interactive digital world language course in Spanish, French, Chinese or German for K-12! These online courses are engaging and fun for young learners and, better yet, you don’t need to have any language skills yourself.   We […]