Stress to the test

Stress to the test

Written by Lora Lynn Fanning of Vitafamiliae Before we left for this year’s homeschool convention, I thought it would be the “smart” thing to test my fourth-graders to make sure I wasn’t missing some major piece in their learning puzzle. If I was, … [Continue reading]

A summer reading list — for moms.

A summer reading list-- for moms

Written by contributor Anne Bogel of Modern Mrs. Darcy For weary homeschooling parents, summer is a great time to rest, re-group, and remember why you chose to homeschool in the first place. I don't know about you, but nothing kindles my … [Continue reading]

Making friends through homeschooling (without worrying about socialization)


The following is a guest post by Kara Anderson of Quill and Camera. We were at a follow-up check for my daughter, who had surprised our ancient cat--and paid for it. Her hand had become infected from a deep scratch, and for some reason, I was … [Continue reading]

Weekend links

weekend links

This post contains affiliate links, and when you purchase anything after clicking them it benefits my family. Thank you for your support of this site! Trishna attending "school" at the Ingalls Homestead - De Smet, South Dakota 14 resources … [Continue reading]

Pursuing passions

Pursuing passions

The following is a guest post by Melissa Camara Wilkins. Sometimes I look across the living room at the children, who are busily engaged in board games or a stack of Agatha Christies or a pile of rubber stamps that will mostly get stamped on the … [Continue reading]