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30-Day Homeschool Prayer Challenge

30-Day Homeschool Prayer Challenge

Prayer can change the atmosphere or direction of anything, including your homeschool. But most often, it is us who needs to KEEP praying and speaking God's Word. Join my 30-day Homeschool Prayer Challenge and see what God will do through daily prayer prompts,...

5 Ways To Prevent Hard Homeschooling Days

5 Ways To Prevent Hard Homeschooling Days

We’ve had our share of “off” homeschooling days. Sometimes you just can’t figure out what the issue is, but there are ways to prevent hard homeschooling days by going through a checklist of your child’s general needs and meeting them.

Grade 2 Homeschool Curriculum Picks for 2018-2019

Grade 2 Homeschool Curriculum Picks for 2018-2019

The season for us to begin homeschooling is just around the corner. I love seeing what other homeschooling families choose for their curriculum, so I thought I would share with you our grade 2 homeschool curriculum picks for 2018-2019

13 Homeschool Organization Ideas & Must-Have’s

13 Homeschool Organization Ideas & Must-Have’s

Don’t you just feel good when things are in order in your homeschool? I’ve been thinking about homeschool organization ideas and must-have’s. Something about organized spaces puts my mind at ease. It creates a feeling of readiness when there’s a place for everything and everything in its place.

My Homeschool Prayer Journal + 5 FREE Sample Pages

My Homeschool Prayer Journal + 5 FREE Sample Pages

Homeschool planning, choosing curriculum, teaching your children and dealing with the emotions that come with homeschooling can be tough.

For these very reasons, leaning on the Lord through prayer is important, which is why I created My Homeschool Prayer Journal.

Why Should I Homeschool?

Why Should I Homeschool?

“Why should I homeschool my kids”, is possibly THE question on a parent’s mind, and I have possibly THE easiest answer for you.

The reason why you should homeschool your kids is not because you feel pressure by others, or as a result of the public/private school system. It shouldn’t be because it looks like the ideal life, or because of its ease or the challenges encountered at a public/private school.

So, why should I homeschool my kids then, you might ask.

REVIEW: All About Spelling Level 1 + FREE E-book

REVIEW: All About Spelling Level 1 + FREE E-book

How do you teach a child which letter sound to make when, and why, including how it’s spelled? All About Spelling Level 1 took the mystery out of all these things for my daughter and I.

Check out my detailed review to see if this program will be a good fit for your child.

Read & Learn Kids Bible Review

Read & Learn Kids Bible Review

It’s challenging to finding a kids Bible!

I was looking for something specific, with more Bible stories, and stories in full-length with illustrations to keep young kids engaged. And I believe I found it!

REVIEW: Saxon Math Grade 1 Curriculum

REVIEW: Saxon Math Grade 1 Curriculum

I was using the wrong math for my daughter, so I switched to Saxon Math.

Saxon Math came HIGHLY recommended to me by a homeschool mom of 5. She gave me her feedback about the curriculum, and so I thought we’d try it, and it was the best decision for my daughter!

REVIEW: My Body (Science for Elementary-Aged Children)

REVIEW: My Body (Science for Elementary-Aged Children)

I had heard about My Body book by Teacher Created Resources through a woman I met several years ago who was homeschooling her children. After hearing about how interactive it was for younger children, I knew it was on my wish list when I would start homeschooling my children!

Check out this detailed review!

How to Reset a Tough Homeschool Day (No Homeschool Today!)

How to Reset a Tough Homeschool Day (No Homeschool Today!)

Some days we need to know how to reset a tough homeschool day.

It’s those middle-of-the-year days. Sleepless nights. Sick days. Attitude and behaviour issues that arise where character needs to be addressed. These all require us know how to reset a tough homeschool day and then I’ll know it’s time to say that there’s no homeschool today.