Spring Cleaning Calendar {Printable}

Spring Cleaning Calendar {Printable}

The snow has melted, the birds are singing, and I'm in the mood for cleaning! Yes, that's right - I'm anxious to air the house of stale, winter air, and to clean out a season's worth of dirt and dust. I'm in the mood to organize, declutter, and clean. But Spring...

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The Importance of Reading Aloud

The Importance of Reading Aloud

As a parent, I have many pleasant memories of reading aloud to my children, whether they are of cuddling up with one of my toddlers and a favourite board book, or reading through a great children's classic for the first time with an older elementary child. And...

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Story of the World Volume 3 Notebooking Pages

Story of the World Volume 3 Notebooking Pages

Do you use Story of the World in your homeschool? We are now in our third year of using Story of the World, and we LOVE it! It is so well written, engaging, and has been a great education for both my children and myself! Our history lessons have always included...

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Going Digital with Math-U-See {Demme Digital Packs Review}

Going Digital with Math-U-See {Demme Digital Packs Review}

I was super excited to have the opportunity to review a Math-U-See product -- I have been using Math-U-See from the beginning in our homeschool and am now into the Gamma level with my 8 year old while her little sister (5) is working in Primer. It is a solid, easy to...

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How We Homeschool: Memorization

How We Homeschool: Memorization

There seems to be a lot of kick back against memorization in education these days, even amongst homeschoolers. Learning math facts and memorizing parts of speech, for example, have gotten a bad rap in favour of "critical thinking" and a "love of learning". You may...

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Charlotte’s Web Printable Bookmarks

Charlotte’s Web Printable Bookmarks

One of our favourite read alouds here has been  E. B. White's Charlotte's Web. It's such a wonderful story!   And if you haven't heard the audio version narrated by White himself, you need to get your hands on it -- it's really worth listening to. So when I was...

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Homeschool Art Without a Curriculum

Homeschool Art Without a Curriculum

Many homeschoolers feel under qualified in the art department. And with so many other subject areas and resources to buy, not many have the funds available to pour into a pre-packaged curriculum or private art classes for their children. So what is the average,...

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Why I DON’T Put My Kids to Bed at 7:00 pm!

Why I DON’T Put My Kids to Bed at 7:00 pm!

Today I'm excited to be guest posting over at Hip Homeschooling! I'm sharing a bit about our family's evening routines and bedtime -- I'd be pleased if you would stop by and say hi!  Here is a short preview of my post: You may have been hearing a lot lately from all...

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