Hardcore Faith (Memorizing the Book of Philippians)

Memorize Philippians in 28 Weeks with FREE Memory Cards

That’s some hardcore faith right there.  Ben spoke those words in response to Paul writing about being content in all things — hungry or well-fed, in need or fully satisfied — content. In all things.  I was reading the book of Philippians aloud to him. I’m doing that every day in an effort to memorize […]

10 Things I Did Right Homeschooling High School


As I prepare to begin teaching high school next year, I am reaching out to those homeschool moms/mentors who have gone before me. Gina is one such mentor. I am thrilled she was willing to share with you about her experience homeschooling high school! *** Hey, mama… guess what? You’re going to blink and they’re […]

Review: World History Detective from The Critical Thinking Co.

Review World History Detective Ancient and Medieval Civilizations

We were given the opportunity to review The Critical Thinking Co. World History Detective Book One, Ancient and Medieval Civilizations Grade 6-12. We have used The Critical Thinking Co. for other curriculum {Editor in Chief} and have absolutely loved their strategy to “empower the mind”. Curriculum is created not for cookie-cutter fill-in-the blank memory answers […]

Great Homeschool Giveaway — March Edition

March Great Homeschool Giveaway

It’s giveaway time!  I am so excited about this month’s giveaway! There are prizes for writing, literature, math, science, lapbooking, and biblical parenting. Such a great package! Be sure to enter and don’t forget to grab all of the freebies!    Welcome to the March Edition of Great Homeschool Giveaways! Each month, Homeschool Giveaways and Ben and Me, along with […]

Giveaway: FireHD Kid’s Edition with Kidz Gear Headphones

Fire HD Kid's Edition Giveaway

We’re continuing to share National Reading Month here at Ben and Me!  Last week, I shared 5 Ways to Encourage a Love for Reading (with an awesome giveaway for a Kindle eReader and $50 Amazon Gift Card to buy books for it, along with writing curriculum for middle and high school from Writing with Sharon […]

30% off Visual Latin — 3 DAYS ONLY!

Visual Latin

 Compass Classroom is having a flash sale on all Visual Latin Products — 30% off through March 15.  Visual Latin is a video-driven Latin homeschool curriculum taught by veteran Latin teacher Dwane Thomas. It’s quite unique. Three short videos are paired with three sets of worksheets to guide students from grammar concepts, to practice sentences, […]

Review: Digital Science Online (Visual Learning Systems)

Digital Science Online Review

We were given the great opportunity to review Digital Science Online: Secondary Edition (Grades 6-12) from Visual Learning Systems. They also offer an Elementary Edition for grades K-5th. What is Digital Science Online? This is an online annual subscription service that offers K-12 students and teachers 24/7 access to numerous science videos {250 videos! available […]

HUGE SALE on Unit Studies by Amanda Bennett!


Can you believe this huge sale on Unit Studies by Amanda Bennett! Take 30% off all titles until March 22! So many great titles to choose from.   {this post contains affiliate links} Here are a few of our favorites!  Unit Study Adventures Unit Study Adventures are USAB’s original unit studies, 4-weeks long and written […]