Homeschool Tips & Activities for Harvest Season

Fall is one of the best seasons to be a homeschool student. The flexibility of the curriculum and daily planning means you can experiment with fun activities to really engage your child. There’s so many fun activities that you can try out as soon as the leaves change color and the temperature drops. I have […] READ MORE


Plugged In: 10 Tips for a High Tech Homeschool

We all want our kids to be prepared for their future, so helping them become tech savvy is critical. But, how do you involve more technology in your homeschooling day without compromising learning? Get the most from high tech homeschooling with these tech inspired learning tips and tools that go beyond online games and classes. […] READ MORE

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Homeschooling Help in a Minute – Routine Busters

It’s a common theme among homeschooling parents: you get so focused on the day to day curriculum and activities that you can often become frustrated easily and start falling into some bad habits. Maybe your child struggles with their sight words, and each new idea you try seems to make them more frustrated instead of […] READ MORE


September’s Best Homeschool Advice of the Month

Refresh your homeschool room and routine with these back to school articles and tips from great homeschooling and education websites. Tips for Success –– If you’re new to homeschooling and want to lay the best foundation possible, read this article series on the 7 Key’s to Homeschool Success, Part 1 and Part 2, by our […] READ MORE

Cyber Charter Schools vs. Homeschool

Public cyber-charter schools sound like an inexpensive alternative to homeschooling, but when parents make the shift — complete with standardized testing, mandated hours, and government regulation — they quickly miss the freedom and flexibility that makes homeschoolers so successful. Learn the facts before choosing your online homeschooling provider. READ MORE


What I Wish I Would Have Known My First Year of Homeschooling

I was lucky when I started homeschooling. I had a few friends and some local families who had either been considering it or were actively homeschooling. So when I started with my youngest, I was more than prepared. Quickly, however, my ambition and excitement to homeschool my daughter began to outpace my family’s ability to […] READ MORE


Want-Need-Must: Get More Done Without Nagging

Back to school is an exciting yet busy time of year. We start off with such high expectations and hopes of what we can and will accomplish. But if your house is like mine, soon after school starts I find my neatly organized piles of books disheveled, calendars and schedules hijacked by struggles or unexpected […] READ MORE