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MAY 18, 2020

How is Your Child’s Mental Health?

Sometimes we take for granted that our little ones are oblivious of what is going on in the world. We think they are happy in their own little world. But I just want to ask you, how is your child's…

MAY 13, 2020

Help! Can Someone Else Homeschool My Child?

Making the decision to homeschool is a big commitment. It takes time, money, and sacrifice.  What if due to circumstances you must homeschool but are not able to homeschool your children yourself?…

MAY 11, 2020

Homeschool Art Projects for Teens and Tweens

It seems like just yesterday I was the young mama in line at the grocery store buying crayons, coloring books, paint sets, and construction paper week after week, but now that my boys are older,…

MARCH 25, 2020

Gameschooling Benefits for the New Homeschooler

Growing up homeschooled, my mother made certain that real-world learning experiences were at the foundation of our core curriculum. While part of the day was spent solving algebraic expressions,…

MARCH 24, 2020

What Does Quarantine Mean for Travel-Schooling Families?

A Few Tips from a Travel-Schooling Mom Going Through It with You Right now, there are hundreds of traveling families scrambling to make a plan for where to live and how to do school and family…

MARCH 23, 2020

Why Do Kids Whine? 6 Tips to Help Them Stop!

Now that we've been home - together - every day - for over a while now - we can all attest to the undeniable fact that "Whining happens!" Whining is something every child does or has done at…

FEBRUARY 24, 2020

How to Homeschool with the Unschooling Method

The unschooling method is based on the teachings of John Holt. Holt was a modern educator and author who came up with the word: Unschooling. He pinpointed problems with the traditional school…

FEBRUARY 21, 2020

10 Ways to Revive Your Homeschool This Winter

Guest contributor post. Just as people get the “winter blues" it is also possible to get the “homeschool blues", and it often happens during the wintertime.  We lose focus of our homeschool…

FEBRUARY 20, 2020

Hand Exercises for Children Learning Music

Guest post contributed by Jennifer Hughes Hand exercises help children develop coordination, strength, and dexterity in the hand muscles to be able to play the piano well. Learning to play…

JANUARY 14, 2020

Budget-Friendly Tips on How to Limit Screen Time

Guest post contributed by Kristin Louis   When you were younger you didn’t have all these handheld devices glued to your hands and eyes. Instead, you played outside with chalk, rode your…