How to Survive Cold and Flu Season

How to Survive Cold and Flu Season

This post contains affiliate links. This means that at no additional cost to you if you decide to purchase something that I use, love, and recommend, I will receive a small commission. I love fall and winter. LOVE. IT. What I don’t love is that the change in weather...

5 Green Smoothie Recipes You Will Love (And So Will Your Kids!)

5 Green Smoothie Recipes You Will Love (And So Will Your Kids!)

When I had my first child, I did not start her on solids until she was 10 months old and then it was raw fruits and veggies. I remember she was close to two years old before she had her first fry because we were out of town and she was screaming in the car. I was very...

Phonics Vs. Sight Words

Phonics Vs. Sight Words

When I started kindergarten, my mom told me that I walked out because “I want to learn to read and all they are having us do is color pictures!” When I was in first grade I remember my teacher sitting in front of the classroom, leaning against her desk with her feet...

A Husband’s View of Homeschooling

A Husband’s View of Homeschooling

I was talking with my husband one night about some of the reactions I get when I tell people that I homeschool. It's always the same reactions with a few twists every now and again. On this night I was particularly vexed by someone when my husband decided to write a...

When Life Is Too Much

When Life Is Too Much

Haven’t we all felt this way at one point or another? I started to feel this way heavily after my fifth child was born. It was a pretty tough pregnancy for me. I’m pretty sure my pelvic floor just completely gave out so I was on crutches. It was a surprise pregnancy...

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I am a second-generation homeschooler raising 5 kids. I'm still in the elementary years, but I also bring you wisdom from my mom, Betty, who raised and homeschooled 14 kids of her own. If you need a tribe to connect with, you've found it!

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