Spicing Up My Homeschool Year

I am super excited to be starting our first year of full-time homeschool.  Tractor Man will be in Kindergarten and it is a very exciting time for both of us.  He gets to really dive into his education and I finally get to make lesson plans and be a teacher again. The...

A Kindergarten Homeschool Check List

After the homeschool conference this year I decided I really wanted to focus on some key things to teach Tractor Man for his kindergarten year of school.  For me, setting a specific list of expectations for the up coming year is more of a goal for myself than it is...

Education Meets the Outdoors

Being a home schooled family can be very challenging at times but it comes with benefits as well. In public school settings the majority of students’ time is spent at a desk in a classroom.  For our home schooled family that simply is not the case.  We enjoy taking...

Ideas for Working With Little Ones

It seems as though every time I am trying to really get something done my kids are right there with a different plan in mind.  Unfortunately, it is usually a plan that involves more time and a whole lot more clean up. The solution I needed was to create some ideas for...