The cooler temps of fall are starting to settle in. Make sure your kids start the day right. Try one of these quick, nourishing breakfast ideas provided by Life as MOM contributor, Jessie Leigh. One of the greatest challenges I think I face in sending my children off to public school each day is ensuring […]
September is Emergency Preparedness Month. Life as MOM contributor JessieLeigh offers some great suggestions for preparing for emergencies while your kids are in school. photo source Bomb threats. Inclement weather. Fire. Sudden illness. Unfortunately, some emergencies happen when your child is at school, away from you. Rather than get yourself in a panic about it, […]
Recently I wrote a post at Simple Homeschool sharing some hard-earned lessons about encouragement, criticism, and motivation to change. Hop on over and chime in about your experience in motivating, correcting, and encouraging your kids.
With a little creative planning and a handy list of go-to meals, you can make quick meals for busy nights. You’ll avoid fast food, eat well, and spend less! It seems that summer disappeared in a flash. The days went by so quickly. And here we are on the verge of September! We’ve signed up […]
A round-up of homeschool curriculum choices. We are currently a few weeks into the school year. We’re just starting to get into a groove. Thankfully, that groove is making its mark now before we add hockeyx3 and sciencex2 into the mix. Oy! I confess, I had to create an hour-by-hour schedule for the school day […]
Win a Student Writing Intensive from IEW. This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winners: jeepmama258@, sflakey@This summer I spent some time breaking down our homeschool curriculum choices. A few weeks ago, I mentioned The Writing Man. That is how Andrew Pudewa, founder of the Institute for Excellence in Writing, is known at our house. My […]
THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. CONGRATS TO THE WINNER: ariannamconti@ In the early years of my homeschooling, I had all the best intentions to cover every topic under the sun and make sure that my kids were prepared for everything. Then reality set in. It just wasn’t possible for me to do everything I wanted […]
THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. CONGRATS TO THE WINNER, dianahartman91@ Earlier today I talked about my experience learning and teaching a foreign language. Though I’m a little rusty in my francais, I still love the language and am excited to share that with my kids. One might think that with my past experience in learning […]