Free Printable Homeschool Field Trip Planner

Homeschool Field Trip Planner

I love field trips... seriously love them. We've gone on so many cool ones with our homeschool co-op over the years, a bread factory, a chocolate factory (one of my favorites!) Museums, animal sanctuaries... the list goes on and on. I love the learning experience it provides for the kids, whether we are with a group or just us, the hands on … [Read more...]

Wake Up Wednesday

Tweet #wakeupwednesdaylinkyparty   to  Wake Up Wednesday "Linky" Party @ Sew Crafty Angel ************************************************************   We are so excited to have so many amazing bloggers party with us. Check out this weeks Featured linkups. Thank you so much to all those who share your blog in our … [Read more...]

How To Better Relate to Your Teen

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I have two teenagers in my house... While my middle one is freshly 13 and not quite into the throes of teenagerdom, my 17-year-old has been there awhile. I have to say I love teenagers. There is something refreshing about these young people who have their whole lives ahead of them, who feel unstoppable, and independent, and excited . They are … [Read more...]

Delicious Black Bean Burgers

Black bean burgers meatless vegetarian

Meatless burgers... what are your thoughts? I've been a fan of Boca burgers and Gardenburgers for a very long time.  But to make my own?? I'd never tried that. Well it was high time to change that. Time to see if I could make a burger that would be free of meat, stand up to the grill, and satisfy a house full of men. I did it. Yep. … [Read more...]

Wake Up Wednesday #83

Tweet #wakeupwednesdaylinkyparty   to  Wake Up Wednesday "Linky" Party @ Sew Crafty Angel ************************************************************   We are so excited to have so many amazing bloggers party with us. Check out this weeks Featured linkups. Thank you so much to all those who share your blog in our … [Read more...]

Raise A Puppy Change a Life : Our Homeschool Puppy Project

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Have you ever wondered about the people who raise puppies to be helper, seeing eye, or companion dogs? Have you ever wondered how it all works? If it's hard to say goodbye? Well today I am happy to introduce Tara from Back Road Ramblers to tell us all about her family's experience raising puppies.   I’ve been hanging around dogs … [Read more...]

What Parents Can Learn (NOT To Do) From the Duggars

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  I usually don’t chime in on these things. All this crazy stuff goes on in the media all the time and people sensationalize it for a few days or weeks and then they’re off onto something new.   But this time? Well it doesn’t have to do with specifically the Duggars (although that story triggered my wanting to write this) , but a … [Read more...]

How to Support the Homeschoolers in Your Life

How to Support the homeschoolers in your life- a must read for friends and family of homeschoolers.

When I started homeschooling 9 years ago I was so grateful that my family and friends were supportive of my decision. I know that there were some who didn’t quite understand what I was doing or why but I didn’t come across any negativity or opposition.   It was wonderful. It helped me gain the confidence I have today as a homeschool mom … [Read more...]

Wake Up Wednesday #82

Tweet #wakeupwednesdaylinkyparty   to  Wake Up Wednesday "Linky" Party @ Sew Crafty Angel ************************************************************   We are so excited to have so many amazing bloggers party with us. Check out this weeks Featured linkups. Thank you so much to all those who share your blog in our … [Read more...]

Back to Homeschool Basket Giveaway- All About Art & 33 More!!

All about art gift basket

There is nothing a homeschool mom loves more than awesome supplies. Well maybe FREE awesome supplies! And great products curated by other homeschool moms to help out with the upcoming school year! That is why I am so excited to be participating in this giveaway with some of the awesome bloggers of the IHomeschool Network! Here's the fun … [Read more...]