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
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
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)
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
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!
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!
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)!
(Wipes blood, sweat, and tears...) Y'all, I am soooo excited to FINALLY announce the official launch of Aman Homeschool Coaching! Believe me when I say that I have fought many, many, many limiting beliefs that have come against me doing what I know God has put in me to do. . . and that's to… Continue reading Aman Homeschool Coaching OFFICIAL LAUNCH
There's no doubt about it that when it comes to finding credible and reliable curriculum and resources for homeschooling, one can quickly get stressed and want to throw in the towel - especially when it comes to Biblical-based curricula/resources . I have friends who have spent hundreds of dollars on well-known box curricula only to… Continue reading [Review + Giveaway] What God is Doing by Anne Marie Gosnell
Ever since my teaching years in the brick and mortar classroom, to teach or not to teach sight words has been a popular question. I personally see the amazing benefits of teaching sight words and opt in to incorporating them into my homeschool curriculum. Here is why I think sight words should be taught: When… Continue reading Sight Words: to teach or not to teach?