Why I am choosing to Send my Kids to School Next Year

Why I am sending my kdis to school next year #homeschool

  Change can be frightening, but in one way or another, it’s always good.  It’s good to push yourself to have new experiences, meet new people, and see where it takes you. I have homeschooled my kids since the beginning.  Originally, I started homeschooling when my oldest exhibited severe anxiety.  I thought that he would Read the full article…

Homeschool Curriculum for Primary and Middle School – 2017/2018

#homeschool curriculum list 2017-2018 #middleschool #primary

This post may contain affiliate links.  This means if you click on a link and purchase an item, I will receive a small commission which will go towards running this blog.     I’m really excited about this upcoming school year.  Not only are we adding Grayson to the mix, I think we have a Read the full article…

Zumo Makes STEM Accessible to Toddlers and Preschoolers

The new Smart toy Zumo makes #STEM accessible for #toddlers #preschoolers

I received Zumo in exchange for an honest review. The opinions stated herein are 100% my own. This post may contain affiliate links. This means if you click on the link and purchase an item, I will receive a small commission which I will use to run this blog.    Have you heard of Zumo? Read the full article…

3 Outside-the-Box Lesson Plans for your Homeschooler

3 outside-the-box lesson plans for your #homeschooler #homeschool

  If you homeschool your children, it can be very easy to fall into a routine that becomes boring for all of you. Even if you have the most fundamentally-sound lessons, without some creativity or innovation, you will not engage your students as well as you could. It may be time to consider thinking outside Read the full article…

Studying the Civil War – Captain Sanderson’s Pork and Navy Bean Soup

Civil war Fare - a fun way to study the civil war #homeschool

    For the past 3 weeks, the kids have been studying the civil war.  They are putting a lap book together and will finally create a timeline of events online.  I thought it would be fun to taste some of the food that was popular during the time.  They are not really soup eaters, Read the full article…

The Mommy Monday Blog Hop – Week 122

Mommy Monday Blog Hop #MMBH

  Welcome to The Mommy Monday Blog Hop, always #MMBH on social media!   <div align=”center”><a href=”http://www.mrsaokaworkinprogress.com” title=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress”><img src=”http://squishablebaby.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Mommy-monday-blog-hop-image.jpg” alt=“Mrs.AOK, A Work In Progress” style=”border:none;” /></a></div>     Follow Mrs. AOK Mrs. AOK, A Work in Progress Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook   Follow Lisa The Squishable Baby Twitter Pinterest Google+ Facebook Read the full article…

Rock ‘n Learn – Learn to Read 10 DVD Collection Giveaway!

rock 'n learn 10 DVD giveaway

  I received the Learn to Read 10 DVD Collection in exchange for an honest review.  The opinions stated herein are 100% my own.  This post may contain affiliate links.  This means if you click on  link and purchase an item, I will receive a small commission which I will use to run this blog. Read the full article…

Keeping up with Math Skills during the Summer

Keep math skills current during the summer months @educents

I received this product in exchange for an honest review. The opinions stated herein are 100% my own.     Math During the Summer I’m not sure about your kids, but for mine, it’s difficult to stop math for 3 months and be able to just pick it up again.  Not only is there a Read the full article…

Groovy Lab in a Box 1-Year Subscription Giveaway

@groovyLabinaBox 1 year subscription #giveaway The perfect #homeschool #STEM curriculum

    Sponsored by: Groovy Lab in a Box   Hosted by:  The Squishable Baby   Groovy Lab in a Box is a monthly subscription STEM box with comprehensive hands-on activities in engineering, physics, chemistry and math.  Your child will be treated to a full year-long science curriculum – focused on developing experimentation, creativity, and Read the full article…

On the College Track – The Reasons I Homeschool My Children

The reasons I homeschool my children

    There are a lot of reasons people choose to homeschool their children – probably just as many reasons as people who homeschool.  It’s a really personal, and in some instances, decision deep-rooted in faith. I participated in a twitter chat on homeschool and was enlightened by the general population (at least the ones Read the full article…