Strengthening the Bond Between Siblings
FamilyHomeschool

Strengthening the Bond Between Siblings

As a parent of siblings, or a sibling yourself, you know your children won’t get along 100% of the time. However, when you homeschool, you have an opportunity to help strengthen the bond your family shares, as well as the bond your children share with each other. While families of…
6 Effective Ways to Reduce Screen Time
HomeschoolTechnology

6 Effective Ways to Reduce Screen Time

As much as you’d like to deny it, screens provide a valuable resource for many homeschoolers. The digital world is full of videos, documentaries, games, online classes, and more that can play a part in the daily life; but that doesn’t mean that it isn’t addicting to your children, attracting…
Homeschool Burnout and How to Avoid It!
Homeschool

Homeschool Burnout and How to Avoid It!

When you’re researching homeschooling, you’re likely to find articles that paint a rosy picture of family closeness, excellent academics and relaxed, confident parents. And, to a large degree, homeschooling does involve these things. What you are less likely to hear about is “homeschool burnout.” It’s not that there is some…
Art Through the Ages
Art

Art Through the Ages

Art Through the Ages Any well-rounded education includes exposure to art. If you are not particularly artistic, though, working art into your homeschool studies might seem like a formidable task. Don’t over think it! Remember, one of the beauties of homeschooling is that you get to learn alongside your kids.…
Clutter Be Gone!
Organization

Clutter Be Gone!

5 Creative Ways to Declutter Your Home   What is clutter? According to the dictionary, clutter is: a confused or disordered state or collection; a jumble. If looking around your home and simply thinking about getting things organized makes you feel confused or disordered, it’s time to take a new…
Audiobooks Count!
BOOK ACTIVITIESClassics

Audiobooks Count!

Audiobooks Count! If you, as an adult, say that you listened to an audiobook and highly recommend it, people take note. If you, as a homeschooling parent, mention that your child recently listened to “A Tale of Two Cities,” you might be met with frowns and questions about why your…