Parenting

JANUARY 11, 2022

Ten Clever New Year Learning Activities for Toddlers

This post is sponsored by Superprof. Any parent of toddlers knows that keeping their child engaged is the best way to keep them happy (and out of trouble). And, if you’re going to keep your…

DECEMBER 2, 2021

Healthy Eating Activities for Kids

Guest post by Heidi Rosenberg Homeschooling is a challenging prospect, but it is now becoming more of a norm thanks to the pandemic raging all over the world. Proper nutrition can help to…

NOVEMBER 24, 2021

Votes Are In: Best Holiday Gifts 2021

The race is on to get those holiday gifts, and we are here to help! If you're stumped as to what you get the children, teens, or parents in your life, look no further for inspiration. Here are…

NOVEMBER 22, 2021

Incorporating Play Into the Homeschool Day

Homeschooling can often leave parents feeling overwhelmed as they do their best to reproduce a public school environment in a home setting. But the truth is, you don’t need to copy the public…

NOVEMBER 15, 2021

30 Encouraging Homeschool Quotes

Every homeschool parent can attest that there are times of doubt, fear, and uncertainty. We chose to homeschool so that we can do what’s best for our children...and some days, we wonder if…

NOVEMBER 8, 2021

Regrouping After Homeschool Burnout

This post is by Kerry, a homeschooling mother of two, and is from our contributing sponsor, Time4Learning. Are you in the depths of a homeschool burnout? There is absolutely no shame in admitting…

NOVEMBER 4, 2021

Positive Stress Relief for Children

Guest post by Stephanie Wilkins When homeschooling, we get to see the good, the bad, and the ugly rise and fall of our young children’s emotions throughout the day.  When kids are stressed,…

OCTOBER 11, 2021

Top 5 Mistakes in Teaching Children to Read

This post is written and sponsored by R. Kali Woodward, Founder, FUNetix Learning to read is a rite of passage and a basic requirement for good citizenship and good jobs. Unfortunately, too…

SEPTEMBER 15, 2021

Keeping Homeschool Kids Active & Healthy

Guest post by Heidi Rosenberg The emergence of the coronavirus had a devastating effect on so many activities worldwide. It was so bad that schools and offices had to shut down and everyone…

SEPTEMBER 6, 2021

Boosting Social and Emotional Skills

This post is sponsored by Quarto Classroom. There is a very distinct window for kids to develop key social and emotional learning skills, such as learning to make friends, acting selflessly,…