What Do Your Kids Think About This Past Homeschool Year?

Today, I am blogging over at the Teach Them Diligently blog. Head on over there to read the rest of this post!   When it comes time to evaluate the past school year and decide what you will do for the next one, what do you do? Pray and seek God’s direction? Do the same thing as last year? Re-evaluate, and go in a new direction? Change a few things here and there? Go with what looks pretty, fun, affordable, {Read More}

Our Curriculum for 2012-2013 {*Not* Back-to-School Blog Hop}

I am going to be posting this month with the “2012 Not Back-to-School Blog Hop” going on over at iHomeschool Network.  For the first week of the hop, the topic is curriculum. For the past 4 out of 5 homeschool years, we have been using Heart of Dakota for our homeschool curriculum.   I adore this curriculum for our family!  I love it’s Christ-centeredness, ease of use, planned out lessons, richness in literature, and so much more!  So, this year, {Read More}

Homeschool Bookfair Survival Guide

This weekend is homeschool bookfair time for me!  One of my favorite times of the year.  Yes, I am a crazy homeschool mom – and yes, I get way TOO excited over homeschool bookfairs!  This will be my 4th bookfair to attend since I began homeschooling.  And I LOVE them! Have you ever been to a homeschool bookfair?  They can be totally crazy and completely overwhelming!!  But they can also be a great resource and a huge blessing to a {Read More}