The Rundown: Week in Review

Anyone else out there feeling less than productive this week?  I feel lucky that we got anything accomplished this week.  Here’s what we were able to mark off our list: Homeschool The Boy’s week was fairly normal.  Luckily, my craziness doesn’t affect him too much when it comes to his homeschooling. [Read more]

Why We’re Starting Preschool Sooner Than Planned

Why We're Starting Preschool Sooner Than Planned

A few months ago I began writing my Considering Homeschool series. The series addresses the questions that often come up when someone asks how to begin homeschooling. One of those posts, Home From the Start, covers homeschooling preschool and how my thoughts on preschool have changed through the years. (This post contains affiliate links;[Read more]

The Rundown: Week in Review

  What is a weekend? -Lady Violet, Downton Abbey There are times when I forget what weekends really are.  So much of our time is centered around our home and I find my responsibilities with homeschooling, homemaking, and church blurring together and putting me in a constant state of ADD.  When the[Read more]

The Rundown: Week in Review

Good gravy, what a week it’s been around here.   From Prissy joining us at the table for school to busted lips (one per kid) to the newest season of Downton Abbey starting, it’s been a week for sure!  Homeschool It’s been a great week in our homeschool.  The Boy rocked his schoolwork this[Read more]

Considering Homeschool: Educational Methods and Perspectives

Considering Homeschool: Educational Methods and Perspectives

Exploring homeschool methods can be an interesting, yet intimidating part of considering homeschool. You may have already done some reading about these schools of thought and instantly identified with a method. Maybe this all seems like gibberish to you.  Either way, we’re going to take a brief look at some well-loved homeschool methods.[Read more]

Ecclesiastes 3:1 Fall Activity for Preschoolers

Ecclesiastes 3:1 Craftivity for Preschoolers

 “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens.” ~Ecclesiastes 3:1 I love this time of year!  The leaves on our trees are changing colors and are finally drifting away.  It’s truly beautiful to behold and it’s the perfect inspiration for doing something easy and crafty[Read more]