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The Best Apple Activity: Pie Made by a Kindergartener!

Looking for a fresh take on homeschool kindergarten apple activities? Maybe some different ideas for your apple theme unit? You are in the right place! This past week in our homeschool kindergarten, we have been focusing on all things “A” and apple for our letter of the week – and I think it’s been the best…

The #1 Tip That Will Transform Your Homeschool Morning

Do  your homeschool mornings tend to be on the rough side? Is there too much grumbling, whining, and complaining from your kids…and you (internally of course)? Do you find yourself wishing for just one more cup of coffee to drink in peace? Or maybe just some time to think or get ready in the morning without your…

5 Really Good Reasons to Cancel Your Homeschool Day

Are you struggling with knowing when it’s okay to cancel your homeschool day? Do you feel like if you cancel the day just once, your kids will want to cancel school every day, you will lose all control, and your homeschool will fall apart? There are many benefits that come from you being in the drivers’ seat…

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The Best Easy Fall Craft for Moms Who Hate Crafts

Looking for a fun fall craft to do with your kids this year? But secretly cringing at the thought of messy paint, glue, glitter, and random supplies needed that will require an Amazon search? And once everything arrives, your kid decides to make the craft the way SHE wants to make it…which is not really the plan or…

Homeschool Curriculum Picks 3rd Grade, Kindergarten, and Preschool

We are getting ready to start school again tomorrow! It’s hard to believe that we are about to start our third year of homeschooling – time has just flown by! I have a feeling though that this is going to be our best year yet. I am so excited to start cracking open all the shiny new books…

10 Homeschool Kindergarten Must Haves

Are you wondering if you have everything you’ll need to start off a successful year of homeschool kindergarten? I’m so glad you clicked through to this post, because I think it’s going to give you some awesome ideas to take your year to the next level! I actually started homeschool kindergarten with my middle…

Homeschool Like the Jetsons with Amazon Alexa Skills!

Are you wondering what kind of  homeschool skills your Amazon Alexa has? Ever wanted to say, “Alexa, homeschool the kids!”?? You are in the right place! Alexa (or Echo) has so many skills that kids can used for learning and fun! We have had an Alexa for 3 years, but we only used it for music and…

Screen Time Struggles: The Game Changer that Saved My Homeschool

Are you wondering how to limit screen time in your homeschool? I have completely been there. In my first few weeks of homeschooling, I was a mess with trying to figure out how to do school while parking my littles in front of Dora to keep them out of my “perfectly prepared lessons.” My oldest would be so…

The Quick and Easy Way to Organize My Father’s World Curriculum

Looking for ways to organize your brand new, shiny My Father’s World curriculum? You are in the right place! When you open that box for the first time it can be a bit daunting to see all the books and packs of loose leaf paper wrapped in shrink wrap. I have noticed the there are some pretty elaborate…

My Top 8 Most Frustrating Homeschool Struggles

Are you wondering, “What are the hardest things about homeschooling?” Or maybe, “What are the biggest homeschool struggles?” I used to wonder the same thing when I was still thinking about homeschooling! There are so many blog posts out there that show a rosy, sweet, ideal vision of home education…but is it really like…