Considering Homeschool: Home from the start

Lots of homeschool families out there didn’t start out homeschooling and probably never dreamed of doing it.  But what if you’re one of those, like we were, looking at your toddler and wondering if homeschool is right for you?  What then? Can you teach ABC and 123 and lay that all-important[Read more]

Considering Homeschool: On your mark, get set…

Where on earth do you start if you’re considering homeschool?  In this post, we’ll take a look at three good starting points: reading, reflection, and research. (This post contains affiliate links; see disclosure for details.) Considering Homeschool? Research First Other than much time in prayer for guidance, the first thing I’d[Read more]

Song Study Freebie- Indescribable by Laura Story

Song Study - Indescribable by Laura Story

We’ve been hard at work around our table.  We’re loving Apologia’s Who Is God? and we’ve just started Bright Idea Press’s Christian Kids Explore Biology.  Between these and our regular subjects, we’re moving along quite nicely in our fourth grade. One thing I’m seeing over and over again throughout our homeschool days[Read more]

Thankfulness Rocks Family Thanksgiving Activity

Thankfulness Rocks Family Thanksgiving Activity

Each November some post their reasons for thanksgiving on Facebook; some on Instagram.  Some write on scrapbook paper leaves and hang them from shabby-chic branches and display in fabulous painted mason jar vases.  (Oh Pinterest, there you go again…) I love all of the beautiful displays that come with the Thanksgiving[Read more]