• Kids Schedules… Is that a thing?

    Time is a valuable commodity Time is one of those few precious things that you can’t get back once it’s gone. Ask anyone who has watched their children grow up too fast. They know exactly what I’m talking about. I’m at that stage in my life where I’m feeling baby fever because my littles are getting way too big and aren’t exactly thrilled with cuddle time. I have learned that there is nothing I value more than my time (family excluded). I absolutely hate it when my time is wasted. I also hate seeing my children waste their time. Let me define that a bit… I like to see my kids prioritize…

  • Best Homeschool Curriculum – How to choose?

    What is the best homeschool curriculum? That is a GREAT question!! It’s also a question that only you can answer. Choosing the best homeschool curriculum is relative to you and your family. A box curriculum can cost a great deal of money, so how much are you and your family comfortable spending on the purchase of books and their support material? Also, are you even sure you want a boxed curriculum? Maybe you want to chose some books from one company and some videos from another company. Or maybe your child learns best from conversation and you don’t really want to use books at all.  Boxed Curriculums A boxed curriculum…

  • Can I Homeschool My Child? – It’s the question we all ask ourselves

    Can you homeschool? The long and short answer is YES!! Absolutely and unequivocally, you can homeschool your child! Will you feel absolutely unprepared at times and insufficient? Of course. We’re human. Remember that feeling when you first found out you were about to have a baby? Did you feel overwhelmed and maybe just a little inadequate? I know I did. And I suffered those same exact feelings again when I thought about homeschooling. I didn’t… at first… Currently, my son is 8 years old and in second grade. He went to a public school for Pre-K and Kindergarten because I was so unsure of my ability, as just a mom, to…