Our 2013-2014 Homeschool Curriculum

{Post contains affiliate links.  See full disclosure here.} It’s hard to believe we are coming to the close of another homeschool year.  As I’ve mentioned before, we school year round.  The kids will soon be finishing their 2nd & 5th grade years, and jumping right into their 3rd & 6th grade years.  I have homeschooled my kids since the beginning of their education.   We are now heading into our 7th official year of homeschooling.  Unbelievable! The start of a {Read More}

Developing a Love for Reading in Your Child

As I stepped into the role of mother, almost 10 years ago, one thing I knew I wanted to instill in my children was a love for reading.  I became convinced of the great importance of this while in college studying elementary education. (More on that in a moment) I personally did not read frequently as a child, and for the most part, I did not enjoy it.  I usually only read if I had to for school.  I had {Read More}