Multicultural Children’s Book Day 2017: Dragons Are Real

Multicultural Children's Book Day 2017: Dragons Are Real

Looking for a book that encourages kids to look beyond stereotypes and see the real person inside? I can’t wait to tell you about Dragons Are Real from Valarie Budayr! (I received a complimentary copy of this title for review purposes. Post contains affiliate links; see disclosure for details.) Multicultural Children’s[Read more]

Our Favorite Children’s Books about France

Our Favorite Children's Books about France

My kids and I love learning about other countries and cultures through the books we’re reading. Most recently we’ve been reading lots of children’s books about France and I’m excited about sharing our favorites with you. (Post contains affiliate links; see disclosure for details.) Some of these books are inspired[Read more]

Teaching Language Arts through TV Shows

Teaching Language Arts Through TV Shows

TV time for your kids can be fun, educational, and sometimes both. That’s why teaching language arts through television is one of my favorite ways to integrate learning into our everyday life. (Post contains affiliate links; see disclosure for details.) Does that mean we park our kids in front of[Read more]

6 Tips for Successful Family Math Lessons

The prospect of family math lessons isn’t one I’ve entertained in the past given the five year age difference between my two kids. But since I’m all for simplifying our homeschool time, I’m happy to have Danielle from Blessedly Busy sharing her tips for successful family math lessons with us:  [Read more]

Introducing Music Appreciation Through Children’s Books

Introducing Music Appreciation Through Children's Books

Teaching music can be a daunting task for many homeschool parents, but thankfully it doesn’t have to be that way. As it turns out, introducing music appreciation to our kids can be as simple as reading the right books. (Post contains affiliate links; see disclosure for details.) My ten year-old enjoys learning[Read more]

Using CTC Math with Early Learners

CTC Math - A Strong Math Foundation for Early Learners

Math is a four-letter word that intimidates homeschool parents like no other, but I’m glad it doesn’t have to be that way.  Your children can build a strong math foundation from the beginning of the homeschool journey while you barely lift a finger.  I received a free CTC Math membership and was compensated for[Read more]