Encouraging Hearts and Home Blog Hop 2.16.17

We've all been celebrating love this week - love of family, love of learning, love of our sweethearts, love of our favorite foods. Let's continue that theme on this Thursday with our Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop, sharing some posts we love! To begin, I have double-the-love from last week's … [Read more...]

Homeschool Moms, Let Them Dig!

Have you ever met a young child who did not like to dig? In the dirt, at the beach, on the rock pile, to the bottom of the bucket of blocks. They have a natural sense of discovery and curiosity that cannot be quenched. So, I say, "Let them DIG!"  Yes, digging in the dirt can get messy, but it's … [Read more...]

Encouraging Hearts and Home Blog Hop 2.2.17

There are times I feel the technology age creeps into our daily lives much too easily. But when it allows me to see photos of our brand new granddaughter and talk face-to-face-like with our son and daughter-in-law, I'm thankful. Another perk of living in these times, we can have a whole library of … [Read more...]

Homeschool Moms, Take Time to Consider

I am blogging through the alphabet, bring encouraging words to homeschooling moms - all moms, for that matter! I might have chosen popular 'c' words like courage, creative, consistent, or compromise. Instead another word kept coming to mind. In our homes and our homeschools, there are times for us … [Read more...]

10 Things We Love about Homeschooling

After more than two decades of homeschooling, our family has a long list of things we love about learning at home. It's our lifestyle and sometimes we take it for granted that the rest of the world does live like we do. Now and then we've had someone insinuate we force our children to be here … [Read more...]