Homeschooling

Middle School Wrap Up & Where We Go From Here

*This post is much longer than my normal. Thank you for hanging with me to the end.

It’s taken me about six weeks to write our middle school recap post. I’ve been struggling a little bit with our “next” concerning our son’s schooling. But I think I’ve finally come to a place of acceptance and am able to allow God to move us forward.

I can’t believe my youngest is about to be in high school. It really is surreal. We have only been homeschooling this one for two years, but I felt as if we were finally getting into a grove. Over the course of the last year we

We are very proud of what we’ve accomplished this year, but things will be

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2017 TOS Crew Reviews, Homeschooling

Memoria Press “The Book Of Trees” // Review

If there is one subject my son loves it’s science. While we have covered a lot of different sciences this year, we were lacking in the area of Botany. We were excited for the chance to review The Book of Trees by Memoria Press, which is an introduction to Botany through the study of trees.  Memoria Press also offers Latin Curriculum from Early Elementary to High School!

The Book of Trees Set
For the purpose of this review, we received a reader, student book and teacher guide. *The student book is intended to be used by one student, so if you have multiple students using this curriculum Continue reading
Homeschooling

A Working Mom’s Homeschool Life: O – Overcoming Objections

Thanks for joining me today for the blogging A to Z challenge as I share my life as a working homeschool mom and blog my way through the alphabet. Visit my series landing page for all of the posts in this series. 

When I first began my homeschooling journey, I was very fortunate to be surrounded by family and friends who embraced my decision to homeschool. Even though I got a lot of questions about the “how’s”, for the most part the feedback I received about our decision was very positive. As far as objections, my biggest nay sayer was myself.

Today I want to share with

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Homeschooling

A Working Mom’s Homeschool Life: N – Necessary Character Traits

Thank you for being here! I’m still catching up in my series. I really appreciate you stopping by to read! I hope you find some encouragement along the way.

Thanks for joining me today for the blogging A to Z challenge as I share my life as a working homeschool mom and blog my way through the alphabet. Visit my series landing page for all of the posts in this series. 

As a full-time working, homeschooling mom, there are many things that I need in order to have a successful homeschooling journey. Today I want to talk about character traits. These are necessary components for both my son and I to have if we are going to “get along” and make the most of our homeschooling season. Below are a few of the character traits that I find

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