How to Homeschool Your Kids in the Summer

Homeschooling your kids in the summer can be so hard. Finding creative ways to help them learn is the key to successful homeschooling. Learn more here on how to teach your kids this summer while homeschooling.

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The Benefits of Year Round Schooling

We have opted to make some big changes here on the homestead.  No, nothing major for the farm itself.  Although we did opt to try planting and growing our own…

A Kindergarten Homeschool Check List

After the homeschool conference this year I decided I really wanted to focus on some key things to teach Tractor Man for his kindergarten year of school.  For me, setting…

Education Meets the Outdoors

Being a home schooled family can be very challenging at times but it comes with benefits as well. In public school settings the majority of students’ time is spent at…

Learning through Lent

Every year as a practicing Catholic I feel compelled to “give up something” for lent. However, as a person that needs improvement as a wife, mother and human in general,…

February Spending Freeze 2016

Here we go again!  Another year and another February Spending Freeze.  I am excited and as always a little nervous for this challenge.  I will admitt though I am feeling…