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47 Best Christian Audio Stories for Kids
Our family has a confession: we love Christian audio stories for kids! When other moms see our (overflowing) audio drama collection, we're[...]
#1 Way to Teach Kids About God's Love
I've found the best way to teach kids about God's love to encourage kids to create a daily quiet time[...]
The Ultimate List of the Best Homeschool Resources
Looking for the best homeschool resources? As a veteran homeschool mom, I'm asked all the time for my favorite home[...]
7 Tips for Easy Homeschool Planning
It's almost back to school time, and the new homeschool curriculum is piled high in your house. Except... wait. Now[...]
Free Math Worksheets & Cool Math Games for Kids
When our kids get stuck on a math problem, we moms need to find an easy and fun way to[...]
Hard Homeschool Year? 3 Things To Celebrate Right Now
Has it been a long, hard homeschool year for your family (filled with many unexpected ups and downs)? Oh, I've[...]
3 Fun Traditions to Celebrate the End of the School Year
School is almost out! What an awesome time to celebrate the end of the school year and welcome summer break! While each[...]
How to Host an Awesome End of the School Year Date with Your Child
Summer is almost here, and it's a wonderful time to think back about all the triumphs of the school year![...]
Best Homeschool History Curriculum and Books
I have to admit--history is my favorite homeschool subject to teach!  Plus, I love that a homeschool history curriculum allows kids to also learn[...]
How to Confidently Homeschool Preschool and Kindergarten (Without Fear!)
Preschool and Kindergarten! Yes! These are such fun homeschooling years.  It's so fun to introduce little ones to our big, beautiful[...]
5 Secrets to Make History Come Alive for Kids
Rote facts. Boring dates. And lots of battle names to memorize. Was this how you learned history as a child?[...]
Best Ways to Teach Math in Your Homeschool
Math is not my favorite subject! And yet, as a homeschool mom I have four children who need to learn[...]
Fabulously Fun Science Curriculum Ideas
Homeschool science is one of those subjects where at-home learning really comes in handy! Kids love it (it's pretty hard to[...]
How to Find a Homeschool Learning Rhythm for Your Family
How's your homeschool year going? No I mean it... how's it really going? Do you feel like you've found a homeschool[...]
Dealing with the Homeschool Haters (People Against Homeschooling)
I recently spent 4 hours in an airplane listening to the people in the row behind me bash homeschooling. I couldn't[...]
6 Easy (and Fun!) Ways to Help Memory Work Stick for Kids
Kids are really good at memorizing things, aren't they? And that’s one reason why memory work has become a highly[...]
9 Back to School Must-Haves that Boost Kids' Confidence
Every year, back to school equals a sort of rebirth--a chance to redefine oneself with new clothes, new books and all that[...]
Back to School Overwhelm? You Need These 5 Important Truths
Are you in full back to school preparations? Or maybe you've started school already (gasp!)? Or perhaps you're like me[...]