Our Classical Christian Curriculum for Kindergarten

I’m sharing our choices for our classical Christian curriculum for kindergarten today. I’d love to hear your ideas, too! During the past year or so, you may have heard me refer to our family as a ‘hybrid homeschooling family’. What does that mean, exactly? Throughout our homeschooling journey, (seven years this fall!) my husband and […]

Our Classical Christian Curriculum for Preschool

Come and take a look at our choices for our classical Christian curriculum for preschool at home.

Today, I’m sharing our selections for a classical Christian curriculum for the preschool years. I’d love to hear your plans, too! I’m going to be honest and tell y’all that these curriculum posts are HARD for me to write. Not because I’m over here, hand-wringing about what curriculum to choose. (We’ve been on the Memoria […]

Exploring Online Reading Games for Multiple Ages

Grammar practice isn't boring at all with fun online reading games from Reading Eggs! Grab your FREE trial today and see for yourself.

Homeschool mom confession time — my kids LOVE online reading games. I put them to good use around here, practicing math facts, spelling words, and reinforcing phonics concepts. My only problem lies with having lots of kids at multiple ages and stages. A kindergarten student is working on different skills than a third grader. Even […]

40 Alternatives to Candy for Halloween Treats

Want to have Halloween fun, without the candy? Check out over 40 ideas for candy free Halloween treats!

Today, we’re talking about non candy Halloween treats for kids. Join in and share your favorite ideas! In our house, we try to keep candy to a minimum. My kids don’t need the sugar rush, and I don’t need the extra temptation for my sweet tooth. During the Halloween season, our children have loads of […]

Using Electives in Your Homeschool Curriculum

Looking for electives in your homeschool curriculum? These online options from Homeschool Buyers Co-op are a great choice for all ages.

We have our homeschool curriculum set for the year, but we are still working out our plans for electives. With three full time students, one part time student, and one preschooler, I’m being pulled in a million different directions. Electives aren’t high on MY priority list, but my children see them as the highlight of […]