Category: Simple Solutions

10 Free Field Trip Ideas!

Looking for some free field trip ideas? Homeschooling can be pretty expensive, and field trips (depending on the size of your family) can easily take over a large piece of your budget. I have scanned through some posts for free field trips and they usually contained things like “visit the cultural section of your grocery store.” WHAT?! That…

10 Field Trip Tips for Young Homeschool Families

Are you a little intimidated to take your homeschool out for a field trip? Do you feel like homeschooling has you in over your head and you just can’t deal with anything else? Are you feeling guilty about not taking advantage of field trip opportunities for your homeschool? I totally understand! Homeschooling is a lot to take on…

We Started a Morning Basket and This is What Happened

About a year after I started homeschooling, I started hearing all about morning baskets. It seemed that Pinterest was overrun with Morning Basket Ideas, Morning Basket Printables, Morning Basket Routines, and What’s in Our Morning Basket. It was a bit overwhelming. I hate going with a trend, so I was sort of anti morning baskets for awhile. What…

10 Tools to Help You Clean House Faster (So You Can Homeschool On)

Since I started homeschooling, I hate cleaning house more than ever. I love teaching my kids and find it to be very fulfilling. Cleaning my house sucks time away from doing what I love…and it’s usually messy again in just a few hours! So demotivating! Most homeschool moms I have talked to admit that keeping house…

10 Tips to Become a More Consistent Homeschooler

Confession: I just don’t wanna homeschool today. You see, I took the last 2 weeks off of homeschooling while we went through a move. It was a local move, but it has still been anything but a break for us as a family. At the risk of sounding whiny, here are all the reasons I’m screaming…