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4 Ways a Low-Impact Schedule Can Boost Motivation For Any Homeschool

It's already February, but the end of the school year can still seem light years away. There's something about the winter months that brings a sort of homeschool slump that almost makes it hard to recover and finish strong. Know what I mean? To be completely honest, I have felt this sense of a slump… Continue reading 4 Ways a Low-Impact Schedule Can Boost Motivation For Any Homeschool

Coaching & Counseling, Homeschooling, Lifestyle

DIY: The Game Changer

Everywhere you look you can find something related to DIY - do it yourself. From garden landscaping to home upgrades, doing it yourself is no surprise. But what about when it comes to planning your own homeschool curriculum? Before you panic and leave, allow me to tell you five reasons how planning your own curriculum… Continue reading DIY: The Game Changer

Family, Homeschooling, Lifestyle, Wellness

My Oily Homeschool (and why you need one too)

Three years ago, I considered natural living a big green salad and an occasional smoothie from Smoothie King. I cleaned with products that had a scent of lemon or lavender but had a list of ingredients that I couldn't pronounce. And if I (or a family member) had some type of ailment, to over-the-counter meds… Continue reading My Oily Homeschool (and why you need one too)

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The Joys of Literature-based Learning

I have been homeschooling going on five years and until recently, I had never considered adopting literature-based learning as a method I would use in teaching my kiddos. We already read every single day and sometimes stay in a particular book for a certain amount of time... but to build an entire unit based lesson… Continue reading The Joys of Literature-based Learning

Faith, Lifestyle, Spiritual

5 Questions to Ask for an Intensely Deep Bible Study

There's no doubt about it. For majority of us born and raised in "the church," you grow up with certain things ingrained in you... especially depending on the denomination. You are taught things like context (how to perceive Scripture), how to praise and worship, what to wear/how to dress, when to attend services, and so on… Continue reading 5 Questions to Ask for an Intensely Deep Bible Study

Family, Free, Lifestyle, Wellness

Self-Care: How (and why) to make it family-style!

Before my moment of awakening, I used to think that I needed to get out of the house and away from it all to really enjoy a moment of self-care (in its do-something-for-yourself form). Don't get me wrong, having a day at the salon or an evening out with the ladies is certainly okay! I'm… Continue reading Self-Care: How (and why) to make it family-style!

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Snap Out of It! 3 Ways to Stay Feeling Awesome!

It's amazing how much we do as homeschooling moms, isn't it? If you take any moment and think really deep about it, I’d say we’re pretty flippin’ awesome! The truth is, we don’t always feel awesome, do we? I’d be lying if I didn’t admit that I deal with moments of feeling inadequate, insignificant, and/or… Continue reading Snap Out of It! 3 Ways to Stay Feeling Awesome!

Homeschooling, Reviews, Shop

How I take my kiddos around the world without leaving home!

Our family absolutely LOVES the idea of traveling around the world. In fact, we have several locations pinned on our family dream board. Although we can't just hop up and go wherever we want right now, that's okay! You see, the season we are in is one of planting, and boy is there a lot… Continue reading How I take my kiddos around the world without leaving home!

Business, Free, Lifestyle

The *FREE* Epic Bloganized Planner

If you haven't picked up on it yet, I have a serious love affair with journals, planners, and organizers. It'd blow your mind to see my bookshelves full of these things, but I love and need them in my life. It's how I've always been and there are no signs of that changing. As of… Continue reading The *FREE* Epic Bloganized Planner

Homeschooling, Reviews, Shop

[PRODUCT REVIEW] The Focused Homeschool Planners (for teacher and student)!

Y'all should know by now that I absolutely LOVE planners. I'm always posting pictures of my different journals and planners. . . and even still, I have managed to get my hands on another planner. What drew me to this planner is the word focus and that fact that this planner is made by a… Continue reading [PRODUCT REVIEW] The Focused Homeschool Planners (for teacher and student)!