Homeschool Math (the easy way)

Jenny/ April 25, 2021/ Homeschool Reviews/ 0 comments

I don’t know about you but life can get a bit overwhelming and when you try to do too much it can be hugely overwhelming! That’s why this late winter/early spring we switched back to CTCMath. Having 3 kids who are doing math was getting to be too much with the parent intensive program I was using. (It was a

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Classical Homeschool Science! The Book of 🐦 Birds

Jenny/ April 1, 2021/ Homeschool Reviews

Our official homeschool year is out! Yay! While I absolutely love homeschooling I also love the even greater and flexibility that our off time brings. However, don’t stop learning in this time. In fact we tend to focus more on Science, History and outdoor pursuits like gardening. On thing we’re doing this spring is an awesome study on The Book

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How To Teach Grammar (the easy way)!

Jenny/ February 28, 2021/ Homeschool Reviews

Ok, so I’m being completely upfront and honest here…I don’t remember really learning grammar. I know I did have to learn something about it but obviously it didn’t stick with me because other than remembering what a noun, pronoun and verb were very foggily, that was it! So, how’s a mama to teach something she doesn’t know? Enter….IEW to the

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Enhance Learning with The Great Courses

Jenny/ February 20, 2021/ Homeschool Reviews

I had heard of The Great Courses but had never tried them. I’ve been wanting to but honestly couldn’t decide on which ones I wanted most so when I got the opportunity to review their yearly streaming service where you can access ALL courses for one very modest fee I was super excited! I thought this would be absolutely perfect

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How to Effectively Teach the Art of Language

Jenny/ January 8, 2021/ Family Life, Homeschool Reviews

I don’t know about you but I don’t exactly have the fondest memories of my Language Arts classes. Oh, don’t get me wrong I absolutely LOVED reading but all the nonsense they tried to stuff in me just didn’t stick. To this day I still have problems with remembering the parts of speech and sentences. It doesn’t affect my writing

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Let’s Finish the Year Strong in Homeschooling 2020!

Jenny/ December 10, 2020/ Family Life

So, this is almost it for the year 2020 and I have to say I’m not really sad to see it go. Though it does make me a bit sad that another year has gone and its been so CRAZY that well… I imagine you probably feel the same way. Ready for things to be “normal” and not SO stressful

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