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How Homesteading Has Transformed Me

How Homesteading Has Transformed Me

Let’s face it: no matter how many times we’ve been told that being a mom is the most important job in the world, we don’t fully believe it. Sure, we do to a certain level, but then the doubt creeps in. We fight the doubts 

Homeschool Science Curriculum Review: Apologia

Homeschool Science Curriculum Review: Apologia

We have used Apologia Science for our homeschool science curriculum for our entire homeschooling journey, which is coming up on 20 years now. I have had 3 children go through the high school curriculum and all but my first one have gone through the elementary 

One-Sided Latin Flashcards for Memoria Press or Other Homeschool Curriculum

One-Sided Latin Flashcards for Memoria Press or Other Homeschool Curriculum

I love flashcards.   I know they are old school and so many people are using online apps such as Quizlet, but there’s something about this way of studying that sticks in just the right ways.   I don’t know what it is, but there’s 

Podcast: Socialization in Homeschooling

Podcast: Socialization in Homeschooling

In this episode of the podcast, we tackle the socialization question that is common among homeschoolers. I think it’s probably the number one question people ask me or have if they are considering homeschooling. I didn’t know what Ellianah thought about socialization in homeschooling until 

An Effortless Homeschool Writing Curriculum

An Effortless Homeschool Writing Curriculum

Today we’re going to talk about homeschool writing curriculum. I have used many writing programs over the years and for the last 4 years, I’ve been using Well Trained Mind’s Complete Writer homeschool writing curriculum. I’m not going to talk much about the ones I 

The Best Homeschool Math Curriculum You Don’t Know About

The Best Homeschool Math Curriculum You Don’t Know About

Welcome to my homeschool math curriculum review! I have found probably the most underrated homeschool math curriculum in the homeschooling world:  Christian Light Publication. I switched over from Math-U-See to this program when my 11 year old was in Kindergarten. I had one in high 

Pandia Press: All You Want to Know About This  High School Homeschool History Curriculum

Pandia Press: All You Want to Know About This High School Homeschool History Curriculum

Thank you for joining me today for this homeschool history curriculum review! I really appreciate you spending your time here.   My last review was on Story of the World, another homeschool history curriculum.   Once your children are too old for Story of the 

Homeschool History Curriculum Review: The Story of the World

Homeschool History Curriculum Review: The Story of the World

I have used this elementary homeschool history curriculum for my entire homeschooling journey.  (That’s 19 years now).   I found it early on, loved it, and have never left it. It is a fantastic curriculum, full of biographies, activities and just the right mix of 

Writing Your Homeschooling Epic

Writing Your Homeschooling Epic

I sit in the rocking chair, feeling it envelope me with its cushiony softness.   As my foot gently pushes the chair, back and forth, back and forth, I wrap my cold hands around the warm coffee mug. The sunlight is streaming in, blanketing me