E.15 Unit Studies

Listen to Episode 15 HERE Have you asked the question, what do I do for homeschool between Thanksgiving and the New Year? I created this episode to show how I use Unit Studies for learning during the holiday season.  Below you will find links to the books and websites I mentioned in the episode.  The... Continue Reading →

Christmas Cookies

*phew!* Another Christmas tradition completed. I know sugar is bad, I know it makes my kids hyper...but dang it...I'm gonna make Christmas cookies with them! This year was no exception, and TODAY was deemed "Cookie Day". (Say it the way Stanley from The Office says "Pretzel Day" and we will be friends forever.) A few... Continue Reading →

Twelve Books of Christmas

If you haven’t figured this out yet, I LOVE books! So I thought it only right to present a list of my top favorite 12 Christmas Books! 12. The Legend of the Candy Cane by Lori Warburg Illustrated by James Bernardin The sub title of this book says it all, “The Inspirational Story of Our... Continue Reading →

E.14 Grammar Curricula in Review

Listen To Episode 14 Here Homeschool is a journey, and deciding which curriculum to use for your family is part of that journey. In today's episode I share the three curriculum I have used for teaching Grammar, including my new favorite that I'm using THIS year to teach THREE grades simultaneously!  Links to curriculum discussed... Continue Reading →

E.11 Teaching Reading

Listen to the Episode Here I talk READING curriculum today. I share the pros and cons of several that we have tried as we learn how to read. Below are links to the curriculum we discussed.  Teach Your Child To Read In 100 Easy Lessons, by Siegfried Engelmann    Find it HERE.  The Ordinary Parent's Guid... Continue Reading →

E.10 Mommy Care

Listen To The Episode Here Today, I'm sharing a little audio journal of sorts, sharing my somewhat unconventional thoughts on mommy care. I think it's essential, I think it's important, I think it's necessary, but maybe there's more to it than just finding time to meditate and be alone.  Follow me on Instagram and Facebook... Continue Reading →

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