Homeschool Helpers: Our Favorite Day-to-Day Resources

Homeschool Helpers - Our Favorite Day -to-Day Resources

We use lots of different resources in our homeschool, but there are some resources that show up at our table nearly every day.  Some of these resources are things I use with one child while working with my other, some are items used for reinforcing what we’re learning, and some[Read more]

Exploring Mixed Media with The Art of Fall

Exploring Mixed Media with The Art of Fall

I don’t hide the fact that I’m artistically-challenged, but I’ve got some pretty artsy kiddos in my family.  As much as I’d like to sit down with them and help them along in their artistic pursuits, I simply can’t.  Thank goodness they don’t have to forego art because of my art issues![Read more]

Art Links for the Not-so Artsy Homeschool Parent

Art Links for the Not-so Artsy Homeschool Parent

Including art in our homeschool isn’t always easy.  You see, as much as I’d love to have incredible art skills, that’s just not who I am.  I can draw a rockin’ stick figure family, but that’s not enough to truly give the world of art the attention in deserves.  That’s[Read more]

Adventures in Art – Help from the Pros

Adventures in Art - Help from the Profeessionals

When life gets busy in our homeschool, it’s tempting to let language arts, math, history, and science dominate the lesson plans.  However, even on the busiest days I know I’ll have a mutiny on my hands if my kids don’t have a chance to get creative. Sure, Teaching art appreciation in your homeschool is perfectly[Read more]