Why We Homeschool

  Why We Homeschool As homeschoolers we tend to get a lot of questions when a person realizes we’re homeschooling.  One of the number one questions I get is: Why?  Why would you choose to stay home with your kids all day and teach them? This is only second to: How long are you going to keep homeschooling? So I thought I would share our families top 5 reasons we homeschool: Personalized Education: When you are in school, whether public {Read More}

Organizing The New School Year – Time To Plan

The links in this post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Organizing The New School Year Time To Plan   So far in this series we’ve covered: A Year In Review:  I always begin by reviewing the year we just finished. Choosing Curriculum:  Once you know what you all liked and didn’t like last year, you can then move on to the new stuff. Letters Of {Read More}

Organizing The New School Year – Letters of Intent

The links in this post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Organizing The New School Year – Letters of Intent Welcome back to the series Organizing The New School Year!  So far we’ve talked about reviewing your previous year and choosing curriculum.  Now it’s time to let our schools know that our kiddos will have the opportunity to learn in a fun and exciting venue – {Read More}

Organizing The New School Year – Choosing Curriculum

The links in this post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link.   Organizing The New School Year Choosing Curriculum Welcome back to the series Organizing The New School Year!  We talked about beginning this time with reviewing last years curriculum as a family.  Now, we’re going to use this information to actually choose our curriculum for the new year. First we want to begin by creating {Read More}

Organizing The New School Year – A New Series

Organizing The New School Year – A New Series I can not believe we are getting ourselves ready to enter our 6th year of homeschooling!  Absolutely unbelievable to me.  Where did the time go? With this in mind, I’m spending the month of July sharing with you a few steps I take to get our homeschool, kiddos and myself ready for the new year.  We don’t just jump into it all willy-nilly like.  There is a process.  So, here are the {Read More}

Becoming an Intentional Homeschoolin Mama – Time With God

So you want to become an Intentional Homeschoolin’ Mama, huh?  Well, then you need to start by becoming intentional about your time with God!  You can’t expect Him to bless your homeschool if you’re not spending time with Him can you? I truly believe this!  We always start our homeschool day by asking God to bless our day and show us what He wants us to learn and then dive into our Bible lessons.  I don’t see any other way {Read More}

A New Community Just For Homeschool Moms

I am so excited to share this brand new community with all of you – I could hardly wait to get my girls in bed tonight!  Okay, that may have been because they haven’t been sleeping for the past three nights, but this didn’t help. Google+ just launched an all new feature – Community groups.  You can create your very own community for whatever interest you may like.  Plus – you can hold Hang Outs within your own group!!!  How {Read More}