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Mid-Year Homeschool Review

This post contains affiliate links. Please read my disclaimer for more information. This is the time of year that I take a look at what is working for us and what is not in our homeschool. By this point I have tweaked and reworked any curriculum that we have been struggling with.  But sometimes no… Continue reading Mid-Year Homeschool Review

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Captain Snout Book Review

I received my copy of Captain Snout and the Super Power Questions for free as a member of Zondervan’s Z BLOG SQUAD in exchange for my honest review. I love reading books to my kids that teach them to cope with real life situations, whether it’s bullying, stress management or in this case dealing with… Continue reading Captain Snout Book Review

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Unicorn Chapter Books

Do you have a unicorn lover in your house? I know I do.  My little girl would have everything in pink unicorns if she could. Well what better way to encourage reading than with a topic they really love.  And in this case it’s my little girls obsession with unicorns. I put this list together… Continue reading Unicorn Chapter Books

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LET’S-READ-AND-FIND-OUT SCIENCE BLOG SERIES – A Unit Study on Flight

When I heard that Sarah from My Joy-Filled Life was hosting a LET’S-READ-AND-FIND-OUT SCIENCE Blog Series, I was so excited.  This has been one of my favorite book series to use for our Science Unit Studies over the years. We have used and loved so many of these books and I wanted to pick something… Continue reading LET’S-READ-AND-FIND-OUT SCIENCE BLOG SERIES – A Unit Study on Flight

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Draw and Write Through History – FREE Journaling Pages

To go along with the Mystery of History Vol. 1 this year, we are using Draw and Write through History.  It is a set of drawing and writing (cursive) books that go along with different time periods in history.  This year we are using Creation through Jonah and Greece and Rome.  My son is greatly… Continue reading Draw and Write Through History – FREE Journaling Pages

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5 Christian Kids Books for Fall

Ah, Fall! The leaves are changing color, there is a cool chill to the air, and there is pumpkin spice everything wherever you turn.  This is also a great time to get in an outdoor unit study before jack frost shuts many of us in for the cold winter months. When my kids were younger,… Continue reading 5 Christian Kids Books for Fall

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Our 2017 – 2018 4th & 5th Grade Curriculum Choices

Hey guys, it’s that time of year again.  I love looking at all the curriculum choices everyone is making for their families.  It helps me to see new curriculum and get great ideas for the upcoming year. So I thought I would share our Elementary curriculum with you too. I am combining my 4th and… Continue reading Our 2017 – 2018 4th & 5th Grade Curriculum Choices

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Our 2017 – 2018 12th Grade Curriculum Choices

My oldest daughter is in the 12th grade this year. We are using  a lot of the same curriculum that we used last year again this year, but we do have a few new choices to share. Mostly her electives have changed.  If you would like to see what she used for last year you… Continue reading Our 2017 – 2018 12th Grade Curriculum Choices

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Starting Your New Homeschool Year off Right

It feels like we just wrapped up another homeschool year at our house, and now we have a new school year upon us once again.  With it comes so much hope that this year we are going to figure it all out.  And with that excitement we jump right in, but our children don’t tend… Continue reading Starting Your New Homeschool Year off Right