Beyond Academics: Homeschooling Life Skills

Beyond Academics: Homeschooling Life Skills

Homeschooling life skills? Is that something we even really need to look into? Let’s all take a little flashback to that 9th grade home economics class we all loved. You know the one; baking awkwardly fallen cakes, sewing wonky fleece pants, and the odd crying of those creepy fake baby dolls. Or maybe you got […]


Celebrate National Book Lovers Day

Celebrate National Book Lovers Day

August 9th is National Book Lovers Day! That means this bibliophile infused family is enthusiastically searching for ways to observe this special little holiday. Here are our top 10 favorite ways to celebrate National Book Lovers Day! *All posts on our site may contain affiliate links which help support our family.* Start up a book […]


Rock-N-Learn Early Math Collection

Rock-N-Learn Early Math Collection

Homeschooling beginner math concepts can be a bit of a challenge but the Rock-N-Learn Early Math Collection has helped make some major differences around our household. While I cannot say that they are our favorites, they are definitely effective in their methods. The girls were able to absorb the ideas, implement them into daily life, and […]


5 First Grade Math Aides

5 First Grade Math Aides

Heading into a new homeschool year is a big deal around our house. Heading into first grade though? Major. Being proactive can help make transitioning a little easier and the learning process more fun. That is exactly why we grabbed these amazing first grade math aides! *All posts on our site may contain affiliate links which help support our […]


Travelers Tuesday – Our House on Wheels

Travelers Tuesday – Our House on Wheels

Happy Travelers Tuesday! If you’ve stumbled upon our Tuesday tradition for the first time, “welcome”! Travelers Tuesday is a special series where, each week, we introduce our readers to another family who travels full-time. This week we have the Rose family! *All posts on our site may contain affiliate links which help support our family.* […]


Homeschool Curriculum Choices 2016-17

Homeschool Curriculum Choices 2016-17

Welcome to a new school year! While most families are ordering their homeschool curriculum choices and just starting to gear up to begin classes again, we are wrapping up our first month. Last year was our first official year of homeschooling and we made the decision that each year we would start off on July […]


Our Family’s Homeschool Learning Styles

Our Family’s Homeschool Learning Styles

If you are considering homeschooling then the most important first step you can take when preparing to plan is discovering what type of students you have in your home. Learning styles and homeschooling methods vary from family to family but they can also vary from child to child. In our home, we currently have two […]


Four Apps Better for Kids Than Pokémon Go

Four Apps Better for Kids Than Pokémon Go

Pokémon has recently taken the world back by storm with the release of their new app, Pokémon Go. Our house has been swept up in the excitement seeing as The Mister and I both grew up in the original Pokémon generation. I was in second grade when the original Pokémon games for Gameboy were released […]