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This is our fourth year documenting our Homeschool Day in the Life. For anyone interested in specific books or curriculum we use, please feel free to ask in the comments. We mainly use Charlotte Mason as our guide with a twist of Montessori materials. We spend roughly four days at home doing our full "schedule" but … Continue reading Homeschool Day in the Life – 8 and 4 year old
We started school today. Yay! It actually went way better than expected, thanks to a few years under our belt AND gleaning ideas from wise mamas who've blazed the trails before us... and now the neighborhood kids are over at our place just hanging out. I seriously love my life. That said, if you're still … Continue reading Massive Homeschool Bundle SALE
I'm feeling rather passionate today... Each year we learn so many new things about our children, don't we? For us, our first child loves math, puzzles, logic, theology, entrepreneurship, photography, reading, writing and drawing books and creating games. Our second child loves working with her hands and loves storytelling, arts and crafts, nature, animals, bugs, … Continue reading How Homeschooling Helps Our Kids Live Authentically
It's summer – yay! Of course we need to explore with our kids. Read to them. Play with them. Have s'mores with them. And do all the things that make life magical in the warmer months. But then let's also teach some self-reliance so we aren't relying on screens all afternoon and the kids aren't … Continue reading Teaching Self-Reliance this Summer
Next time you feel the pressure to be more, to do more, to offer more opportunities to your kids than you ever possibly can. Just know you don't need a million materials to remind you that you get to be with your kids today.
"Time playing with children is never wasted." ~ Dawn Lantero Thanks to games, I'm actually happy it's STILL February and dreary outside. I've noticed my inbox is full of articles based on frustration and just being DONE with winter... and gratefully, I don't feel that way! I LOVE homeschooling during the gray, cold days where … Continue reading Just Playing Around – Games in our Homeschool
I love putting these together each year, first to help myself record these details for later enjoyment but secondly to allow others a peek inside our homeschool lifestyle – one I wouldn't trade for the world. It's February and so our days look a lot different than say, August, when the kids are outside the … Continue reading A Day in our Homeschool Life (7yr + 3yr)
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