Hearts for Home Blog Hop

Hearts for Home Blog Hop

Did you think I forgot about the Hearts for Home Blog Hop? I didn’t. I promise. Life {and blogging} has just been crazy busy lately. Did you see my BIG announcement yesterday? If not, go check it out! I’ll wait… Isn’t that awesome?! Not to worry, I will still be hosting the Hearts for Home […]

A New Direction…Meet the NEW Upside Down Homeschooling Team

Meet the New Team

  Following God’s call, I launched Upside Down Homeschooling in the summer of 2012. From the very first day, I loved blogging. I completely loved sharing my joys, struggles and homeschooling journey with my awesome readers. God has blessed my blogging journey many times over. In the summer of 2013, He led me to start […]

Kids Need Artistic Creativity Time

Kids Need Artistic Creativity Time

One of my favorite aspects of homeschooling is having the ability to be able to take a break when you know you or your kiddos need one. It has taken me almost 4 years to get to the point where I don’t give myself too much of a hard time when we don’t do school […]

God First Loved Us: A Valentine’s Devotional Journal for Kids

God First Loved Us: A Valentine's Devotional Journal for Kids

God First Loved Us: A Valentine’s Devotional Journal for Kids is a 69-page printable Valentine’s Bible Study eBook that is perfect for children in grades 1-7. Younger children may need additional help from parents. This devotional journal is a two week study that is designed to be used from February 1st-14th. The first week focuses […]

New Book! The Rosary for Children: A Guide and Activity Book

Are you teaching your child to pray The Rosary for the very first time? Do you want your child to have a deeper understanding of The Rosary? If so, The Rosary: A Guide and Activity Book written by my friend, Ellen Mady, is exactly what you need! The Rosary: A Guide and Activity Book is […]

Nature Abstract Art Ideas

This post was written by Upside Down Homeschooling Contributor, Misty Leask from Beautiful Ashes. A lot of what we’ve been covering through our Art Appreciation study so far has been reading and observing several works of art. This week the kiddos were thrilled to be able to put what they’ve been learning and create their […]

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 […]