In our Intro to Homeschooling series, we have so far talked about: Why would you homeschool? Homeschool Methods Laws regarding homeschooling Today we’ll cover some resources to get you started, or to supplement your existing homeschool. We’ve covered some already, and this is by no means an exhaustive list, but basically a starting point to […]
Field Trip Friday: Apple Orchard Edition!
In the midwest, it is pretty much a tradition in the autumn to go to an apple orchard, pick your own apples, and pay extravagant prices on things like jams, honey butter, and apple salsa. Many places have hay rides around the orchard, corn or hay mazes, and other activities for the family. This past Tuesday, as […]
Homeschool co-ops can add a lot of flavor to your week! Our family goes to two different homeschool groups each week: one is a secular educational group where Care Bear takes classes in science and art, and the other is a Muslim social group that also includes a girl scout troop. While it can be […]
The Different Types of Cloth Diapers
What do you think of when I tell you we use cloth diapers? Big pins with plastic covers? Smelly soaking buckets in the bathroom? If you haven’t experienced cloth diapers in the last decade, you may be missing out on what it has evolved into! Even if you don’t have kids in diapers, read on… […]
Super Mom Blog Syndrome
Does this ever happen to you? You start to read other mom blogs ranging in topics from staying in shape, homeschooling, couponing and being frugal, living green, homesteading, or anything that interests you! You then think, “Wow, she’s just a mom like me! I can do what she does and benefit from it like her […]