Charlotte Mason

Charlotte Masonfeatured

We are almost halfway through the school year.  I had hoped I would have blogged more, but in reality, there isn’t much to talk about.  We’ve sort of fallen into a monotonous school day routine.  And to be 100% honest, I don’t like it.  There is something missing in our homeschool.  I think I know Read more

Don’t let anxiety steal your joy!

Don’t let anxiety steal your joy!featured

Anxiety-a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome. That’s the dictionary definition of the word.  But for those who suffer with anxiety (of all kinds) know it’s much more than that.  There doesn’t have to be an event, or something with an uncertain outcome.  It Read more

Homeschooling with a Preschooler and an Update

Homeschooling with a Preschooler and an Updatefeatured

First, I’d like to write a little update. I’ve been wanting to post more things in this blog, but not everything was homeschool related.  And I felt like maybe it would be a little too off topic.  You see, I’ve had blogs for years.  I started my very first one right before we decided to Read more

{Free Printable} Beginning Sounds Matching Game

{Free Printable} Beginning Sounds Matching Gamefeatured

Learning letter sounds is a popular activity in our house these days.  I’m in no rush for Wesley to read, but he is wanting to learn more.  He points to various words he sees throughout the day and pretends to read them.  So I’ve been slowly teaching him his letter sounds, because once again, I’m Read more

{Free Printable} Dino Dice Math Cards

{Free Printable} Dino Dice Math Cardsfeatured

A couple years ago, when Tanner was just starting to learn about addition, I downloaded free dice cards.  They had a little picture of a pumpkin and dice on them.  We loved those cards.  And it was hard to pack them away once the Autumn season was over.  So once I began creating my own Read more

{Free Printable} Beginning Sounds Clip Cards

{Free Printable} Beginning Sounds Clip Cardsfeatured

I am still having trouble believing Wesley is old enough to start learning his letter sounds.  He has been wanting to do more and more school lately.  I don’t blame him, he has grown up watching his brother learn, and now it’s his turn! He was going through a clothespin/clip card phase so I created Read more