Saint Patrick Printables – Part of the Saints Unit Studies Series

Saint Patrick Printable

Since I married into an Irish Catholic family, Saint Patrick is high on our list of Catholic Saints. My children love hearing about Saint Patrick, and now that March has rolled around, we’ll be spending a lot of time learning about Ireland, its heritage, and the man who worked to bring Christ’s message to the […]

Easy Peasy Ideas for Teaching Shakespeare in Your Homeschool

Thinking about embarking on a Shakespeare study in your homeschool? Don't miss these resources, including a step by step plan from Ken Ludwig.

Thinking about teaching Shakespeare in your homeschool? Don’t be intimidated! Read on for easy peasy ideas to get started with the Bard. How We Started Studying Shakespeare in Our Homeschool One of my favorite things about homeschooling is introducing my children to amazing literature. We follow a classical Christian curriculum, and our bookshelves are overflowing. […]

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 […]

Hidden Benefits of Standardized Testing for Homeschoolers

Are you considering using standardized testing in your homeschool? We're chatting about the pros and cons -- come join in the conversation!

Are you thinking about evaluating your homeschooled student? We’re talking about the benefits of standardized tests for homeschoolers today. Say the words ‘standardized test’ in a group of parents, and you’re likely to be met with a variety of responses – folks who are vehemently opposed, some who are proponents of standardized testing, and those […]

Crafts for Our Lady of Guadalupe and St Juan Diego

our lady of guadalupe crafts and activities

As a Catholic mother, I love telling my children the story of Our Lady of Guadalupe and St Juan Diego. I had lots of fun gathering ideas for crafts to help us celebrate these wonderful feast days. Ready to have some fun celebrating with crafts for Our Lady of Guadalupe and Saint Juan Diego? St […]

Homeschool Mom Side Hustles to Make Money Part Time

Homeschool Moms, do you need to make money part time to supplement your budget? Don't miss these ideas.

Inside: Need to supplement your income, homeschooling moms? Don’t miss these ideas to make money part-time while teaching your kids “How do you afford to homeschool?” Has anyone ever asked you this question? For me, the answer to homeschooling budget struggles is very similar to how we afford a big family. We scrimp and save, […]

November Catholic Book Basket

Ready to celebrate the Holy Days and feast days coming up in November? What about learning more about the saints? This list of books, arranged in calendar order, will help you to be prepared to live the liturgical year at home with your family! Can You Find Saints?: Introducing Your Child to Holy Men and […]