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The Best Thanksgiving Craft: A Thankful Tree

I don’t really like Thanksgiving. There I said it. When I was a kid, it was great to eat a lot of yummy food with family and watch football with my dad on the couch. But, now I’m a married adult with 3 children. Thanksgiving now means that my work load will triple from its normal…

Our New Routine Balancing 3rd Grade, Kindergarten, and Preschool

To be honest…I’ve been dreading this year ever since I started homeschooling over 2 years ago. I started with just a first grader (pulled her from public school) and my other two girls were too young for a formal curriculum. They tagged along with field trips, art projects, read aloud, and some science experiments, but that…

Letter of the Week Movie List

Can I be honest for a minute? Letter of the week is getting a little stale for me. I remember all the excitement with my oldest as she went through it with preschool, pre-K, and kindergarten. My middle child went through it with the All About Reading Pre-Reading curriculum. And we’re doing it again with her…

The Best Subscription Box for Homeschoolers: Kiwi Crate

It is just too much. Enough to make you go crazy. Nope, not homeschooling itself – it’s the resources available to homeschool that could drive you over the edge. Is this the best curriculum? If I buy that math game, will my kid jump a grade level? Will that grammar program get my kid into college someday? If…

How to Teach your Kids to Sleep Later for a More Predictable Morning

Are you longing for your kids to sleep later? Or at least wake up at a predictable time? Do you feel like it’s an unattainable fantasy to have morning time to yourself before your kids are out of bed? Well, I promised in last week’s post that I would share how I get all three of…