10 Easy Nature Study Ideas Nearly Anyone Can Enjoy

10 Easy Nature Study Ideas Anyone Can Enjoy

I don’t know any homeschool parents who would deny the importance of nature study, but I know plenty who find it a little daunting. That’s why I’m happy to share my favorite easy nature study ideas today. (Post contains affiliate links; see disclosure for details.) Nature study is easy in theory,[Read more]

Butterfly Unit Study

Butterfly Unit Study

Summer often comes with a lighter homeschool schedule for our family.  Thankfully, that lighter schedule opens up room for unit studies that we can’t squeeze in throughout the rest of the school year.  This year, we kicked off this time of summer learning with a butterfly unit study. (This post contains[Read more]

How to Have Your Summer and Homeschool Too

How to Have Your Summer and Homeschool Too

We have always enjoyed year-round homeschooling, but it’s not always been easy to balance summer and homeschool.  If I’m not careful, I can expect too much from myself and my kids and end up missing out on the fun that comes with summer.  Can you relate? (This post contains affiliate links;[Read more]

The Rundown – Week in Review – Week 11

Week in Review - Week 11 - The slower the living, the greater the sense of fullness and satisfaction. - Ann Voskamp

Friends, it’s been fantastic fall week here.   The colors of fall are exploding all around us and we can’t get enough!  Sure, the temperature still feels like early summer on some days, but the gorgeous backdrop makes up for it. (This post contains affiliate links; please see disclosure for details.)[Read more]

The Rundown: Week in Review – Week 7

The Rundown - Week in Review - Week 7

Rain, rain go away!  We spent most of this week expecting Hurricane Joaquin to pay us a visit, but thankfully he went elsewhere.  Nonetheless, we’ve had rain for days and it’s not letting up anytime soon.  Sigh… We are grateful that eastern NC is no longer in the danger zone,[Read more]