How To Homeschool My Child
When I am Weak … Are you tired of being weak?

When I am Weak … Are you tired of being weak?

Earlier this summer I was in El Salvador at the end of our last SHIP trip.  God showed me that when I am weak, He is right there? What about you…are you tired of being weak? Heads up … August will be a bit full here on the blog. Get ready for encouragement from God… Continue Reading

Fun Back to School Ideas {for homeschoolers}

Fun Back to School Ideas {for homeschoolers}

I know some of you homeschool year round, but I liked taking rest during the summer. I was more of a Labor Day to Memorial Day homeschooler, taking a “Sabbath” during the summer.  My kids still learned during the summer, but that’s another post. I love August as a back to school time. New school… Continue Reading

How to Teach Kids to Write {FREE Workshop}

How to Teach Kids to Write {FREE Workshop}

Since you’ve been reading my blog, you’re invited to a writers workshop about how to teach kids to write. Are you unsure how to teach kids to write? Wondering if you’ll teach writing correctly? Not sure how much writing your kids should be doing at different ages? How can you help your your kids write… Continue Reading

Do Your Kids Love to Learn? {5 Tips for Homeschool Moms}

Do Your Kids Love to Learn? {5 Tips for Homeschool Moms}

Love of learning. What does that phrase mean to you? Do your kids love to learn? Debra Reed, of Notebooking Pages, shares her story below to encourage her kids to love learning. I’m sure her story will encourage you! When I began homeschooling, I figured my children would naturally love to learn. I would not… Continue Reading

It’s Back…for 3 days!

It’s Back…for 3 days!

Build Your Bundle is back … for 3 days only! Last May, I bought 6 different bundles (using the buy 2, get 1 free) for my granddaughters, for the kids I work with in El Salvador and for helping homeschool moms. There’s time this weekend to look at all the bundles and decide what fits… Continue Reading

Fun Bible Lessons for Kids – Bible Story Snacks

Fun Bible Lessons for Kids – Bible Story Snacks

Here in El Salvador we’ve had some fun Bible lessons for kids … with Bible story snacks to reinforce the lesson of the day. How can you use these Bible story snack ideas? Or, you might want to use this outline to create your own Bible lessons for kids with any Bible story. Choose a… Continue Reading

Homeschooling for the Love of Learning {FREE Workshop}

Homeschooling for the Love of Learning {FREE Workshop}

For many homeschool families, it’s back to school time. You’re gearing up for a new year, brushing off that curriculum and making plans for your kids’ education,  hoping to motivate your kids to have a love for learning. Are your kids “less than” motivated to love learning? Do you want to inspire your kids to… Continue Reading

Family Staycation Ideas

Family Staycation Ideas

Last week I saw a Facebook post asking for fun, low-cost activities in our area. I immediately thought of our family staycation ideas.  What is a “staycation”? It’s a vacation where you stay at home. You visit places in your area that are free or low-cost. Things to Do in College Station & Bryan Texas… Continue Reading

7 Tips to Improve Writing for Kids {FREE Homeschool Workshop}

7 Tips to Improve Writing for Kids {FREE Homeschool Workshop}

When you think about writing for kids, do you feel overwhelmed. Teaching writing can be one of the most difficult tasks for a homeschool mom. Would you agree? That’s why I’m hosting a workshop to help homeschool moms encourage success with ideas in writing for kids. It’s free for my readers so go ahead &… Continue Reading

Fun Things to Do in the Summer for Kids … and Still Learn

Fun Things to Do in the Summer for Kids … and Still Learn

Summer is here for most families. What might you do with all that free time? What fun things to do in the summer can your family enjoy? As many of you know, we homeschooled from Labor Day to Memorial Day. I believed in taking a break. God rested on the seventh day, so our family… Continue Reading