When Do You Start Buying Curriculum for the Next School Year?

When do you start planning next year’s curriculum list? Right about now. We’re about half way through the school year, a bit more, and I have a pretty good idea of what is working and what we’ll need to change. If something is working for my children, I know that I’ll just be using the [...]

Visit Me Over at Ben and Me

If you are looking for help for the distracted homeschooler, take a look at my guest post over at Ben and me. I have a little, well  not so little anymore, distracted, busy boy who usually has his mind on everything but his school work. What can you do to make sure you don’t turn [...]

Share your Giveaways at Homeschool Giveaway Share

Do you need to reach a wider audience with your giveaways? Add your giveaway to Homeschool Giveaway Share on facebook and you’ll be to increase the traffic to your blog. Anyone can add their giveway to their site as long as it is about homeschool related material. Are you looking to win some new curriculum? [...]

Review: Flowering Baby

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  I received the entire Flowering Baby curriculum from birth to 5 years old: Birth to One One to Two Two to Three Three to Four Four to Five After looking at the one to two year old curriculum I decided that I’d back track and go through the 9 to 12 month old section [...]

A Love for Science


I love science. It encompasses all of my favourite things, math and logical reasoning. Everything has one answer or explanation, you get  to explore science through experiments and observations, what fun! This is the subject I feel most comfortable teaching and the subject that I’ve been most relaxed in. My goals for science are to [...]

Greatest Loves Giveaway!!!

This is my first giveaway for you all, this is so exciting. I’ve always drooled over Oak Meadows curricula but have not been able to afford their books for our homeschool. I’ve also used All About Spelling and would love to try their All About Reading program, it’s so thorough and very hands-on. This program [...]

Homeschooling with a New Toddler

homeschooling with a toddler

My baby is now one years old, officially she is no longer a baby but a toddler. Although she will always be the baby of the family. I have suggestions for keeping your toddler busy, but those don’t work with my baby because she’s one. She still puts everything in her mouth and she has [...]