Why We Choose to Homeschool

It was my husband who originally wanted to homeschool. I had always thought that I would send my kids to public school when they were old enough. But when pre-k approached, I started feeling uneasy about sending my kids to public school. I prayed about it, and decided to read...

10 Charlotte Mason Quotes to Inspire your Homeschool

10 Charlotte Mason Quotes to Inspire your Homeschool We all need a bit of inspiration now and then. Charlotte Mason's wisdom stretches well beyond her era. We can learn so much from what she had to say! If you haven't already read Charlotte Mason's Original Homeschooling Series. >>> Get Your...

WHAT IS NARRATION AND HOW DOES IT WORK?

WHAT IS NARRATION AND HOW DOES IT WORK? Narration is the telling of a story. When you use narration in your homeschool your child will be telling you what has been read in their own words. Narrating is an art, like poetry-making or painting, because it is there, in every child’s mind,...

A SURPRISE BLESSING

Our surprise blessing came not a moment too soon. In June of last year, I found out I was expecting. My husband and I didn’t think that we would have any more kids… honestly… we didn’t think we wanted any more. The day I took the pregnancy test I told...

How to Homeschool for Free Using the Charlotte Mason Method

Choosing to homeschool does not mean you need to spend loads of money on curriculum. There are many ways to homeschool your child for free. Using the Charlotte Mason method is one of the easiest ways to get by with homeschooling for nothing! Here's how to homeschool for free using...

Huge List of Freezer Meals for Busy Moms

So, as most of you know, I am expecting my 5th child! I am in full prep mode for what lies ahead. I know from experience that a home-cooked meal is amazing when you are newly postpartum. And those first few weeks with baby are busy and hectic. To avoid...