Feeding the Homeschool Family

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Math (check!), spelling (check!) You and the children have managed to fit in most of the subjects. You've even folded the mound of laundry! But what about feeding the homeschool family? Now it's time for lunch... or dinner! Hey, it's even a challenge to offer up healthy breakfasts. So, while our focus here at The [...]

Homeschoolers College Admissions Handbook Review

My daughter turned twelve this summer, and thoughts of homeschooling high school and preparing for college admission have been swirling around in my head.  As someone who likes to plan ahead, I decided doing research now would help calm my worries. That's when I came across the Homeschoolers' College Admissions Handbook by Cafi Cohen. I'm [...]

The Big Book of Homeschool Ideas – Review

The Big Book of Homeschool Ideas: 55 Moms Share Their Expertise on 103 Topics

What can you do when you have a homeschool related question? You could “phone a friend” You could search your favorite homeschool blog You could contact members of your homeschool co-op or support group Although these are GREAT ideas, what do you do if you still can’t find any someone familiar with the situation you [...]

Homeschool Day in the Life

Homeschool Day in the Life – Curriculum Choice

"What does your typical homeschool day look like?" That is one question I have always found difficult to answer because every day is usually just a little different than the one before! One of the benefits of homeschooling is the flexibility it offers. Homeschool families can select curriculum, resources, and routines that work best for [...]

Last Minute Homeschool Curriculum Funds

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Hello friends! Welcome to the 2nd annual Last Minute Homeschool Curriculum Funds Giveaway! This year we are giving away $300 in Paypal cash divided up into two winners - each winner will receive $150 in PayPal cash to help purchase homeschool curriculum for their family. Last year we were able to bless three families with [...]

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I was given The Homeschool Mom's Prayer Journal to look over, use, and review. I was drawn to the journal on its name alone, because I, like many other Mums, wanted to cover our homeschool in prayer. Let's face it, picking our curriculum, setting up schedules, helping our children meet goals, and face challenges isn't [...]

Download N Go Unit Studies

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Just in time for back to school, Unit Studies by Amanda Bennett is having a sale on the best selling Download N Go units. For just $5 each! ~This post contains affiliate links to resources we have used and loved for years – and those we highly recommend! Please see our disclosure policy. Rocking Robots [...]

Keeping An Ordered Homeschool

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Organization and keeping an ordered homeschool tends to be top on every homeschool mom’s list of things to accomplish. Let’s face it, a well organized day allows things to flow more smoothly. There’s nothing quite like waking up and realizing you have a million things to do and wondering how on earth you’ll get through [...]