Standardized Testing for Homeschooling

Are you thinking about evaluating your homeschooled student? Check out the hidden benefits of standardized tests for homeschoolers. Even though it’s been twenty-six years, I still remember the first day of my testing for my nursing boards. A room so quiet, you could hear a pin drop. A proctor who was as crabby as Frau […]

Catholic Picture Books for Lent and Easter

Catholic picture books for Lent and Easter -- these are perfect for families, or in a Catholic school classroom!

Ready to celebrate this special liturgical season with your family? Take a look at some of our favorite Catholic picture books for Lent and Easter. Catholic Picture Books for Lent   Little Rose of Sharon: A Story of Self Sacrifice The Tale of Three Trees: A Traditional Folktale Want to explain to your children that […]

Catholic Saints Books for March

Great books about Catholic saints for March

Ready to celebrate the feast days coming up in March? This list of books, arranged in calendar order, will help you to be prepared to live the liturgical year at home with your family! Don’t miss our list of Catholic books for Lent and Easter, too.   St. David of Wales – March 1st Patron […]

Easy Ways to Celebrate Saint Valentine

Looking for ways to celebrate Saint Brigid in your home? These ideas (books, crafts, recipes, activities and more) are perfect for Catholic families, co-ops, or religious education classes.

In our Catholic home, we love to celebrate the saints! In spite of the dreary February weather, we’re gearing up to celebrate Saint Valentine here in a few short weeks. As a family, we keep it simple most months with coloring pages or books. Other times, we get more involved by adding in crafts, activities, […]

25 Must Have Valentines Day Books for Children

Valentine's Day books for children - great for homeschool read aloud time!

It’s time to celebrate! We’re pulling out our {huge} collection of Valentine’s Day books for children — my kids are so excited to be reading these books again! Take a look at some of our favorites, then hit up your library or add them to your collection. &  Llama Llama I Love You Little Llama […]