Chances are, if you are homeschooling even one child, you are keeping some type of record of attendance, lessons, and progress. Just as there are hundreds of different ways to DO homeschool, there are a wide variety of record keeping methods. One very popular way parents stay on top of records is using specialized software geared towards home educators.… READ MORE
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I love preparing to begin a new school year. Because I am a Type A personality, I love researching curriculum, shopping for new additions for our schoolroom, rearranging bookshelves and storage, organizing our materials, and prepping for the coming year. Unfortunately, it can also be stressful, as many of us are shelling out a considerable amount of money every year to fund future learning adventures.… READ MORE
If you’ve been homeschooling awhile, or even been reading up on homeschooling, it’s highly likely you’ve encountered more than one educational method or style. There are dozens of methods/philosophies and even more ways families use and implement these methods. If you find yourself flitting from method to method, or unable to find one philosophy that seems like a perfect fit for your family – eclectic homeschooling could be the solution!… READ MORE
It’s that time of year again where homeschooling mommas are getting busy planning and preparing for a new year of learning. In my opinion, one of the most time consuming, challenging things about starting a new year is making curriculum decisions for each child. I am happy to share I have our choices (mostly) nailed down!… READ MORE
Since I began teaching my own children, History has become one of my most enjoyable subjects to teach. We love taking a deep dive into a period of time or a way of life that sparks our imaginations! When we get really excited about exploring an era of the past, we love pulling together resources from various sources to get a full view of the big picture.… READ MORE
I LOVE participating in Link-ups and Blog Hops! I always discover new blogs to follow and receive more traffic and interaction on my own posts and social media. Make-a-Meal Mondays was born out of this desire.
If you would like to participate in the Make-a-Meal Mondays Blog Hop here on My Blessed Mess, but aren’t sure how to get started, this post is for you!… READ MORE