Planning a routine is the easy part. Whether you can actually stick to it past the first week of school is the real challenge. I found this out very quickly during my first year homeschooling last year. I had big plans for doing school for 3 hours a day, 5 days a week. Plus I […]
Crayons were probably your very first art supply. The box of brand new colours represented imaginitive dreams and artistic lines at every age. The new adult colouring pages trend have even brought adults back into the crayon fold. But crayons are an enigma. According to the Crayon Initiative, there are 60 tons of paraffin wax […]
While the trend is for homesteaders to homeschool their kids, find out why we aren’t taking that path!
Earlier this week, I made a big change to our home. I woke up feeling inspired or maybe had a revelation of some sort. Whatever it was, I felt the call to act on it right away. We have been working towards this for a little while but are now fully transitioning to Montessori learning […]
Welcome to our series for children filled with great stories about farm life, animals, nature, gardening etc. Every Friday we share a great story for elementary aged children complete with a fun printable activity. Come see what is new on our Young Farmer Friday series!
We like to make homemade Play-Doh. We use it in our homeschool program and just for fun. The kids love to help make it and they really love to play with it. I always let them help in the measuring of ingredients and stirring.