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…

Ideas for Working With Little Ones

It seems as though everytime I am trying to really get something done my kids are right there with a different plan in mind.  Unfortunately, it is usually a plan…

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…

Ready, Set, School!

Ah yes it is indeed that time of year again.  Soon the school bus will be driving by, homes will be a bit quieter, and another school year will have…

Home School: Prepare and Be Ready

The summer and fun in the sun may be on almost everyone’s mind but the teacher in me is screaming to start preparing.  For what? School in September of course!…

Home Schooling Conference

As you, my wonderful followers know, we homeschool our children.  Or should I say we are starting to homeschool our children.  Our oldest child is just recently four and Tractor…