Words of Affirmation and a Free Printable in Spanish for Valentines Day for Children

This post contains affiliate links.  Love. Love others as yourself. Love others because God first loved you. Love is the greatest commandment of all. Love begins at home. We want our children to know they are loved and what better way than telling them in writing so they can read notes from us in years to […]

Sneaky Educational Gift Guide for the Homeschool

Keep checking this page, which will be updated throughout the rest of the week and next week with current deals to help you achieve the goals of your homeschool.  Black Friday Deals Subscription Boxes:  Little Passports has a deal offering their best deal all year, save up to $40! LOVE this subscription box that teaches culture, […]

11 Tips to Set a Homeschool Routine for Success

This post contains affiliate links.   Fact 1: homeschool provides freedom to have your own schedule… However, Fact 2: when there is no routine, everyone and everything is all over the place which may lead to chaos.  Many times friends and family ask me “how do you homeschool when you have 4 children?!?! You must […]

Gift Guide for the Nature Loving Child

    Nature Study is a VERY important component of our eclectic homeschool. We enjoy spending time outside, walking, observing plants, bugs, trees, leaves, etc.  God’s Creation is so beautiful and intrinsic; there is always something new to learn about outside. Charlotte Mason hit the nail on the head when she coined that children should […]

Homeschooling and Preparing for a Hurricane in the Same Week

Little did we know this week we would be preparing for Hurricane Irma, right after watching out and praying for our friends in Texas who endured Hurricane Harvey a week ago.  Irma looks massive. So many people have left. So many people are staying. The streets are quiet, all shelves are pretty much empty with […]

Back to School Shopping List – Homeschool Edition

This post contains affiliate links.  My favorite section to shop is school supplies. LOVE it!!! My type A personality wants to plan and make sure I have everything needed to keep things running smoothly in our homeschool. Some school supplies we have to purchase every year, sort of like consumable workbooks; other things we have […]

Resources to Teach and Learn about the Human Body in Homeschool inspired by Charlotte Mason, Classical Education, Montessori. Spanish Materials included.

    This post contains affiliate links.  The human body is a very common topic of discussion around our dinner table. We like to discuss where the foods we eat come from and how they can HELP our bodies. Because of this, we often end up talking about the digestive system, bones, joints, brain, etc.  […]

How I Supplement Abeka Arithmetic Curriculum with a Living Math Charlotte Mason Style – Going Beyond the Textbook

There is great comfort in having a curriculum. It tells you exactly what you need to teach, how to teach it, it gives you a thorough scope and sequence; it basically helps you stay on track. How very much needed is to have that peace of mind that we are teaching exactly what needs to be […]