The Most Used Resource in Our Homeschool


{this post contains affiliate links} I’m asked quite frequently what the #1 used, couldn’t live without, most highly recommended resource is for homeschooling.  For us, hands down, it is  When we migrated from lapbooking to primarily notebooking a couple of years ago, I budgeted immediately for a Lifetime Membership to this this amazing resource, […]

Classical Composers Giveaway

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Each Monday, I’m joining with Homeschool Survival and several other bloggers to bring you a new giveaway each week.  This week’s giveaway comes from Classical Composers Monthly. I hope you win!  This Weeks Featured Giveaway Classical Composers Monthly 4 collections: Classical Composers Collection 1 ($14.95 value): Includes Schubert, Vivaldi, Mozart, Haydn, Bach, Tchaikovsky, von Weber, […]

Encouragement for Homeschool Moms

encouragement for homeschool moms

I was just sitting here thinking about how quickly summer is passing, and that the new school year will be starting for us in just a couple of weeks.  It can be a stressful time for us, homeschool moms.  Over the past few years, I’ve written a post or two to encourage you on your […]

Why Study Nature? (FREE Seasons Nature Scavenger Hunt Printable)


Charlotte Mason loved nature and encouraged her students to be out in it on a daily basis.  Spending time outdoors every day, studying God’s glorious creation will give your students a sense of wonder, while setting the stage for some amazing science discoveries.  They must be let alone, left to themselves a great deal, to […]

M is for Magnify


I’m not going to do a word study this week.    For this week, I just want you to meditate on these verses. And magnify the Lord.    According to the Webster’s 1828:    Magnify– verb:  to make great or greater; to extol; to exalt; to elevate      I will praise the name of […]

Character Training Curriculum Giveaway

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  This Weeks Featured Giveaway Sponsored by – We Choose Virtues We Choose Virtues Character Training Curriculum Let’s be honest, instilling virtues in kids is hard work! But can it be fun too? We think so. In fact, there’s no better way to learn. So We Choose Virtues brings memorable catchphrases, endearing characters, and just plain […]

L is for Loyal {a word study}

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I recently heard a story about a bee hive.  Because a family believed a honey bee hive in their backyard to be a nuisance and possible danger to their children, they called a local beekeeper to come move it to a new location.  Because some of the worker bees were out doing what worker bees […]

Essential Oils Insect Repellent Recipe

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I know y’all are gonna think I’ve gone crazy with the essential oils stuff. Truly I haven’t. Not really. Though I am excited to be able to use more natural products in our home and on my body when they do really work and smell good.    The weather has been so lovely in Kentucky […]