Letting Go Of The Fear, Homeschool Mom

letting go of the fear, homeschool mom

It's official, we are a homeschooling once again. After three months of "can we do this" conversations with my husband, we mutually put our fears to rest and let our dreams take over. We live in an extraordinary circumstance, my husband and I both work from home and have very

First Unofficial Week of Homeschool

First Unofficial Week of Homeschool at the beach

We are officially 2nd year homeschoolers.  While our friends frantically checked off school supply lists and did all of their back-to-school shopping, I booked a hotel and planned a four day vacation. The perks of homeschooling meant we started school in July and celebrated the unofficial week of  homeschool by packing

Math and Science Curriculum Uzinggo Review

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Uzinggo all thoughts are my own. I am entering into another year of homeschooling.  As we are immersing ourselves in new subjects, I learn what my son needs extra attention in quick.  We have jumped into 7th grade.  Texas History, Reading, Language Arts, Science and

Back To School Organizing with Fellowes Laminator

Disclosure: I received product courtesy of Fellowes to facilitate this post. Have I mentioned yet that school has officially started?  Yes, you heard that right!  I have jumped straight into 7th grade and pre-k teaching in the middle of summer. Homeschool has so many advantages that we decided to start in July.  Last

Repurposing Cabinet Doors into Weekly To Do

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Habitat for Humanity Home Center I love a great repurposing project, today I am going to share with you how I am repurposing cabinet doors.  I love the idea of turning something that could possibly be trash into something new.  We jumped right back into

Celebrate Earth Day with All About Earth

Celebrate Earth Day with All About Earth What better way to celebrate Earth Day (April 22, 2013) than with a Journey to the center of our planet and back with an eco-friendly DVD featuring all new episodes with Mrs. Frizzle and her class. THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS: ALL ABOUT EARTH will be

Kleen Slate Review & Giveaway

In my quest to be more green I am excited to add Kleen Slate paddle boards to our classroom.  Who needs all that wasted paper, especially when we are learning concepts and quizzing.  Kleen Slate is the only one hand white board tool, and boy is it handy.     My oldest

What Do you want to be Monday? Featuring Dino Dan

Featuring Dino Dan  One of my favorite parts of homeschooling is teaching my kids outside the box.  We aren't committed to the structure of 45 minute subjects and we get to add in all kinds of fun, interesting and hands on curriculum.  Monday's are our favorite learning days.  I was inspired by the

WonderMind tot-schooling At Home Review & Giveaway

So how are we implementing a homeschool routine with little ones?  We are tot-schooling and it makes, homeschooling a middle schooler so much easier when the younger ones feel included in the day.  Tot-schooling is one of the most rewarding things I do with my little guys.  No matter if

Fall Back into School Bucket List

Ready,Set, Go!  Who's ready to say hello to a new school year?  As summer slips through our fingers,  I know in a few short months the hot summer and carefree days will be a distant memory.  And we will soon be bustling through day by day.  Our family is entering