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Back to School Savings

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It’s officially stock up on school supplies and dust off the lunch box supplies time. How can you shop wisely and reap back to school savings? If you haven’t been inundated already by school supplies sales, I’d be surprised. Even though I did my shopping as soon as the 4th of July was over, I […]

Homeschool Assignment Binders

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I’m keeping track of this year’s lesson plans and completed work with a homeschool assignment binder. It’s how I was able to plan the whole year at once.

Brave Writer Help for High School

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Brave Writer Help for High School is one of the new items of homeschool curriculum that we’re using this year. I’m excited for my teen boys to go through this self-paced course. This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winner: Berzina@ This post is sponsored by Brave Writer. I have been compensated for my time spent […]

Homeschool Curriculum for Grades 2, 4, 6, 8, & 10

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Our homeschool curriculum for the year has some old favorites as well as some new items that I’m testing out as I teach 2nd, 4th, 6th, 8th, and 10th grades.

End of Summer: How Moms Feel at Back-to-School

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The end of summer approaches. We moms can feel a mix of emotions. JessieLeigh unpacks the bittersweet back-to-school feelings. Notebooks– 4 for $1! Glue Sticks… only 10 cents! Free backpack with $20 back-to-school purchase! If we hadn’t already known it, the fliers are quick to remind us– back-to-school is just over the horizon. End of […]

Planning a New Homeschool Year

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The new school year is just a round the corner. Now’s the time to plan for your homeschool and get a little organized, if you aren’t already.

How Moms Do: School

How Moms Do School | Life as MOM

How do moms do school? Here are a few ways moms decided on a style of education for their families.

What Can You Expect from an Extended School Year?

Preparing for an Extended School Year | Life as MOM

Is your child being recommended to participate in an “extended school year”, formerly known as “summer school”? What are the pros and cons? What can you expect?