Delight-directed Learning: Preparing Your Homeschool

15 Must Haves for Delight-directed Learning

{This post contains affiliate links. This means that if you click on one of these links, I may earn a small commission on a purchase you make. Read my full disclosure policy.} *** Delight-directed learning works best if you’re ready for just about anything. While Ben generally determines what the topics are he wishes to learn […]

Delight-directed Learning: Where Do I Begin?

Delight-directed Learning Where Do I Begin

Let’s start at the very beginning A very good place to start When you read you begin with A B C When you sing you begin with Do Re Me (Sound of Music, Do-Re-Mi) In the Sound of Music, Maria is teaching the children how to sing, by starting at the beginning.  The good news […]

3 Tips for Traveling to Miami Beach

3 Tips for Traveling to Miami Beach

{This article was written and provided by Fiona Moriarty of Hipmunk, the ultimate platform for all your travel needs. But as you all probably know, we travel every February to Miami and the Keys — it’s truly one of our favorite destinations!} Crucial Elements for a Miami Beach Trip  Every traveler has to ensure that he […]

Delight-directed Learning: What Is It?

What Is Delight-directed Learning

If you ask most homeschool moms what they hope to accomplish with their children, you’re sure to hear, “I want them to love learning,” somewhere near the top of the list. Where many get confused is in the how-to.  How to  instill the love for learning. How to fan the flames when you see a little […]

Science with Nature Study (our favorite resource)

Science Nature's Way Our favorite resource for nature study

{This post contains affiliate links. This means that if you click on one of these links, I may earn a small commission on a purchase you make. Read my full disclosure policy.}   Never be within doors when you can rightly be without. ~Charlotte Mason   What is your favorite science resource?  Science has always been one of […]

5 Things You Can Do Today to Increase Family Time

5 Things You Can Do Today to Increase Family Time

  Dad’s gone to work all day. Mom’s busy with homeschooling, chores, cooking, shopping, chauffeuring and more. Everyone is exhausted at the end of the day.  Is this the typical scenario at your house?  One thing that has been on my heart for quite some time is the lack of meaningful time families are spending […]