Many days my children B-E-G to do math! Why?!? We combine workbooks with lots of fun math games, toys, and picture books! I have searched through countless curricula & activities to find the best fit for my children, and I want to share with you what I've found that we think is fabulous! I...
Get outdoors as often as possible -- even daily -- and enrich your homeschool experience with nature study.
Keeping a reading journal is a fantastic way to encourage a child to think deeply about whatever he his reading. It works especially well with fiction novels, but can be used with non-fiction as well.
Without that first try you can never be sure if something will turn out to be one of your favorite things. What if you had never tasted chocolate?
I've been hearing the word "transparent" and "transparency" used alot this year. The word came up again for me yesterday - this time used by an ex heroin addict who said it when describing his new life - which now includes being "transparent" with...
The decision to homeschool your child is a huge, life changing decision. A parent should consider all possible advantages and disadvantages before beginning schooling from their kitchen tabletop. Because of the strong feelings on both sides of the...
What are the pros and cons of living in a big city versus a rural country town? Read my thoughts after experiencing both worlds.
Everything happens for a reason, and everything always happens the way it should. Although we question things, bad or good, when they occur, ultimately the answers unfold to unveil the bigger picture
The 5 senses and lesson plan ideas for teaching them.
Is the United States of America a country or a corporation? If it is a corporation, when did this happen? What does this mean for the American citizen? Should we be aware of this fact? Why is this not taught in school?