Fall Sports

In the Northern Hemisphere, we will soon be celebrating the start of Autumn or the Fall Season. For many homeschooling families, that might mean the beginning of Fall Sports – either for those that their children participate in or those that the family might gather together to watch on television or in person. But what … Read more

Grandparents & Gratitude

Welcome to the second week of our September Days challenge. What a wonderful time of the year! For my homeschool friends in the northern hemisphere, the days are shortening and soon the colors of fall will grace your nations. For me in Australia spring is peeking out from the trees and there are tell tale … Read more

All About the Apple

With the coming of cooler weather, it will soon be time to think about apples! Have you ever noticed how many homeschool curriculums have apple-related activities and lessons for September? Or have you gone apple picking in September or October with your children? Maybe you will spend some time in the kitchen making applesauce, apple … Read more

Homeschool Planning & Record Keeping ~ Not Back to School Blog Hop

There are many new families joining the homeschool community this year (and we’re so happy to have you) and I have been answering many questions. Many new families are curious about planning and recording progress. How do we do that? Are there special procedures or programs that we are required to use? Truthfully, that depends … Read more

How do I teach … ? ~ Not Back to School Blog Hop

How to Teach Toddlers (Especially If You Have Older Children). I have six children that are 17, 15, 12, 10, 8, and 20 months! Sometimes it can be hard to make sure they are all getting what they need – two high schoolers, a middle schooler, elementary kids, and a toddler! Sometimes I feel like … Read more

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