How To Homeschool My Child

Category Archives: Homeschooling

36-Hour Fall Flash Sale – Inspire a Love of Learning

I woke up this morning and decided to add more “love of learning” resources to our 36-Hour Fall Flash Sale, saving 40% or more. Since I’m running late as usual, we’ll use midnight in Hawaii as our ending time. That gives you a little more than 36 hours to decide what will help your homeschool… Continue Reading

Moon Videos for Kids & Other Moon Kids Activities

Moon Videos for Kids & Other Moon Kids Activities

I still remember lying on our living room couch on a Sunday night after we returned from church. Our family was watching TV, waiting for the first man to walk on the moon. We didn’t have moon videos for kids to watch back then. We had to watch it live on TV. Earlier in the… Continue Reading

How to Choose the Best for YOUR Homeschool

How to Choose the Best for YOUR Homeschool

June is a great time to decide the best homeschool curriculum, books and other items you need for your upcoming year. But it can be overwhelming, with everyone telling you their curriculum is the best. I remember laying out books and catalogs all over the floor, trying to decide which one is best for our… Continue Reading

All Things Homeschool Facebook Party

Trying to work with a 1-week old baby is really difficult. The last 2 emails I’ve sent have taken all day, with stops & starts along the way. You know what I mean. But you can see I’m in heaven. I’m helping with my new granddaughter as they get settled into a new family life… Continue Reading

Easy Family Meal Ideas for Homeschool Moms

Easy Family Meal Ideas for Homeschool Moms

When I was homeschooling, I planned a lot behind the scenes. Not only did I plan the kids weekly lessons, I always looked for easy, family meal ideas and other ways to keep our home going while I homeschooled. It can be a real balancing act for homeschool moms. Really, a balancing act for all… Continue Reading

Organizing Your Homeschool

Organizing Your Homeschool

Organizing Your Homeschool … Time Management … Homeschool Planning … Meal Planning … Housecleaning How do you get it all done when you are homeschooling?  Juggling all your activities can be a real challenge for homeschool moms.  I used a few tricks in my homeschool to “get it all done” or at least feel like I got… Continue Reading

Homeschooling High School is NOT that Scary

Homeschooling High School is NOT that Scary

Lots of moms make it through homeschooling elementary grades and even junior high, but then they hit high school. And they sort of freak out! There’s really no reason to worry about homeschooling high school, if you take it one step at a time. One of our family goals in high school was to be… Continue Reading

Homeschool for the Love of Learning

Homeschool for the Love of Learning

Many parents pull their children from school because they want a better education for their children. As I speak to moms, I’ve discovered they want their children to read and write for the love of learning. But how do you inspire your kids to love learning on their own? Let’s take a step back and… Continue Reading

How to Start Homeschooling Right Each Year

How to Start Homeschooling Right Each Year

Whether I homeschooled for years or getting started my first year, I wanted to start each year right. I wanted to get off on the right foot. So, our first post is how to start homeschooling right this year. Just to let you know, this series is based on what YOU say is your biggest… Continue Reading

Feeling Overwhelmed as a Mom with Easter?

Want to know a secret? I have an organizational secret weapon in my family & homeschool to reduce feeling overwhelmed as a mom at holidays. It’s called my vision or goal. For example, when it comes to celebrating Easter, I stay focused on my goal of keeping Jesus the center. When I keep my eyes… Continue Reading