Teaching Character Through Literature with Beautiful Feet Books

Teaching Character Through Literature with Beautiful Feet Books

Books are an essential part of our homeschool day. As a literature-based homeschool, that’s where we turn to explore the world, experience other cultures and perspectives, and sprinkle some beauty into our days with art and poetry. Now that we found Beautiful Feet Books, I’m teaching character the same way.[Read more]

8 Nearly Screen-Free Ways to Occupy Kids While Traveling

If you’ve tackled a road trip with your family recently, you know perfectly well how tough it can be to help kids stay content while traveling. What’s even tougher is finding screen-free ways to occupy kids while traveling, am I right? *Post contains referral links; see disclosure for details.* Don’t[Read more]

Charlotte Mason, Captain Underpants, and the Homeschool Finer Things Club

Charlotte Mason, Captain Underpants, and the Homeschool Finer Things Club

The opportunity to provide a carefully curated learning environment is a blessing of the homeschool life. It requires leading by example, intentional living, and discipline from parents, but it’s a beautiful thing to be able to build our homeschools and our homes around the honorable, the right, the pure, and the[Read more]

What to Read: Comforting Books for Kids

It's Going to Be Okay: Children's Books to Read for Comfort

Natural disasters, war, political discord, and rioting aren’t topics we like to discuss around our children, yet they are often the realities swirling around us. Then you have failure, personal obstacles, and even family struggles. Those aren’t any easier to deal with because they hit closer to home than some[Read more]