Finishing the Year Strong

Even though we are close to finishing school, mentally,  I have already skipped over these last few weeks, and right into summer. I want to be free. School should be over already! As tempting as it is to say that we are, “close enough” and call it quits, I refuse. We are not done yet. I […]

How to Host a Curriculum Swap

It’s almost that time of year again! I am proud to say that this is the first year, medicine in a very long time, patient that we are looking at the end of many of our books and curriculum. What a blessing! I am excited when I think of the brand new books that will […]

The “Perfect” First Day of School

Once upon a time I thought that we would have the best year of school if I found the perfect day or week to start school.  A day when life was settled, ed the laundry was caught up, remedy the phone did not ring, cialis thing went as planned, and most importantly, the kids were […]

Getting Ready for a Hands On School Year

I don’t know about you, but I love Back to School time.  I wander through the aisles of Target, Wal-Mart, and my local grocery store looking at all the new school supplies.  I dream about what we’re going to do, the new year has so much promise. When I took history in high school my […]

Homeschool Manifesto + GIVEAWAY

Today we have a guest post from Misty Krasawski of Encouraging Beautiful Motherhood and a giveaway of her new book Back to Homeschool! If you’re a homeschooling mama, you know the weight of that title. No matter what your reasons were for beginning the journey of home education, they were enough to launch you into a […]