5 Ideas to Refresh Your Homeschool Curriculum

5 Ideas to Refresh Your Homeschool Curriculum

Getting bored of your lessons? Use these helpful tips to refresh your homeschool curriculum in 2014. 1. Go to a homeschool convention Meet fellow homeschoolers, meet lifelong homeschoolers, meet the publishers creating your homeschool curriculum. Homeschool conventions are like the ultimate brainstorming session — go discover the magic that happens in our community! Teach Them [...]

My Journal of Saints: A One Year Study of Saints for Kids

My Journal of Saints: A One Year Study of Saints for Kids

Studying the saints has been a major portion of our homeschooling lessons this year. My daughters absolutely LOVE learning about the lives of the people who influenced our faith so very much. We have a few reference books of saints, but I wanted my daughters to do more than just read about the saints. I [...]

Fun Art Appreciation Activities for Kids

Fun Art Appreciation Activities for Kids

This post is a contributor post written by Misty Leask. This past month most of our art classes have been hands on, which has been a lot more fun for my kiddos I created quite a few matching games to aid in teaching my kiddos. There are matching games for the different types of art, [...]

Begin a New Semester a Different Way

A Different Way

As I sat in Mass on Sunday morning and listened to our priest give a wonderful homily on the Magi visiting Jesus, he challenged us each to also return a different way. You see, after seeing Jesus, the Magi returned a different way. Not only did they return home by a different route, they also [...]

FREE Printable Mid-Year Homeschool Review Forms

FREE Mid-Year Homeschool Review Forms

How has the progress in your homeschool been so far this school year? Are you ahead of schedule, a little behind, or do you simply have no clue? Yep. I’ve been there too. After homeschooling for a few years and feeling completely unorganized around this time of the year, I had finally had enough. I [...]

ABCs of Homeschooling Through the Holidays: Z is for Zealous

Christmas is a time that I have always looked forward to for the entire year. All the decorations, the excitement surrounding gift-giving (and of course receiving), the desserts and special fixins’ for Christmas dinner that we don’t necessarily get to consume the rest of the year, can make one giddy. Add in Jesus, the TRUE [...]

Letters from Santa UPDATE

Hi, guys!!! Thank you SO much for making the first Letters from Santa sale a HUGE success. As of the close of business on Tuesday 12/17, ALL letters have been mailed via the postal service. I spoke with the manager who assured me that even though they were running a little behind due to the [...]