Affordable Summer Reading Motivation For Your Child

With summer fast approaching, many parents are left searching for ideas to keep their children engaged in their education. As a parent, it is my belief that reading is one of the most important ways that children learn. Reading not only teaches facts, but…

Why I Stopped Homeschooling My Son

The two biggest decision that a homeschooling parent will make is when to start homeschooling, and ultimately, when to stop. For some families, the decision to stop only comes after graduation. However, that’s not always the case in every family. If I stop homeschooling…

The Top 10 Things Homeschool Families Wish You Knew

These days it seems like everything revolves around shaming. From husband shaming to Mommy shaming, it seems everyone is looking for a way to tear others down. I think that a lot of that comes from a lack of true understanding of each other…

Learn Why 4-H and Homeschoolers are A Perfect Match!

Across the country, many 4-H directors are scratching their head on how to recruit new members into this amazing program. While many directors target public schools with flyers, information and even presentations, they forget about a huge majority of local children! To put it…

Teaching Your Children Life Lessons Through Livestock

When people talk about being self-sufficient, you usually do not think of teaching these skills to your children. My son has been involved with 4-H and livestock shows for the past three years. In that time he has expanded from rabbit to poultry to goats….

The Best Homeschool Curriculum!

After years of searching, reading countless reports and viewing a seemingly endless list of curriculum, I have finally found the perfect homeschool curriculum! Are you ready to find out what it is? It doesn’t exist. I’m sorry. OK, that may seem like a mean…