I totally know this is a touchy subject and will have some home school moms cringing, or mad. however; when do you know your finished homeschooling? that question never crossed my mind until September of 2016 when our whole family dynamic got turned upside down. Many things can cause a shift in your life and … More When to know your finished homeschooling
What to do when the weather is still not outdoor friendly and you have to stay within your budget?. This is something I have to get creative with because my kids are bigger now; here are a few ideas that are budget friendly or free and for all age ranges. I encourage you to get … More Having fun on a budget and staying warm
Homeschooling in high school can come with challenges at times, to some it may be easy. I thought when I graduated one child the other would be a breeze; little did I know his free spirited, entrepreneur would rise up even more. ( as mom I should have seen this coming) he has always been … More To teach or not to teach?
As you know New Year means time to look over those budget plans for 2016. Make a plan and stick to it, sounds easy right?, well… It is usually easy to put on paper and much harder to actually stick to it. However; putting it on paper, in a notebook or planner with categories will … More Budget-Make room for more savings
The exciting but ever dreadful task of textbooks! Not just home school textbooks, but College… you know the ones that cost hundreds of dollars each and your lucky if you ever hear the teacher say “now open your textbook to page…” yes, those are the ones I am fretting over today. Ok, fret may … More Buying New, Used, or Renting College Textbooks
choosing curriculum for the up-coming home school year, take advantage of the many ways we can instill into our children’s lives everyday. Teach to your child and their needs. … More Curriculum Time!
You have made it through the elementary and middle years and now you are either entering or exiting the high school years or somewhere in between. Don’t panic it’s only beginning! I say that because we are now entering college as a full-time freshman, no longer a dual enrolled student. I will say, keeping … More Homeschooling and College