What do you do when things don’t go as expected

 It's easy to tell our kids that things don't always work out. And maybe because our kiddos get so much ...
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While it's not the complete answer, a big response to the question "What's the BEST planner from my homeschool?" is - "Well, what format will you USE?" Read on for a brief summary of some of the more-popular choices today...

What’s the best planner for your homeschool?

"Help! I'm so unorganized! What's the best homeschool planner to use?" I get that question more often than you'd think, ...
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Getting these 5 important concepts down will surely take the stress off a homeschool mom's heart...

5 Valuable Concepts To Make Your Homeschool Stress-Free

I interact on a daily basis with homeschooling parents; moms, mostly. These are good people who love their children.  Some ...
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This list of 100 resources has been a true labor of love for me. Use them to craft a high school experience that will set up your teen for success!

100 Resources to Craft a Rich Homeschooled High School Experience

This list of "100 Resources to Craft a Rich Homeschooled High School Experience" has been a true labor of love ...
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Why my family enjoys a busy homeschool schedule

Why My Family Says "Yes" to Activities

My family has a somewhat chaotic life. Well, it’s not always like that, but yeah, we're pretty much handling a busy ...
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Grab these back-to-school organization tips

Homeschool organization tips for Back-to-School

If you’re in the place that organizing or planning is an "issue", it’s most often because something is falling apart ...
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How to Assign High School Credit to Life Learning Opportunities

High school is such a wonderful time for homeschooling! The early years of teaching “the basics” – reading, writing, primary ...
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Lessons without Lectures - FB-featured

Outsourcing Homeschool High School – Literature

As I've talked about in other articles on this blog, parents who are teaching high school in their homeschool don't ...
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The Empty Homeschool Nest project

When you have an empty homeschool nest

I really wasn't ready; wasn't expecting homeschooling to be over for me, for us, just yet. My empty homeschool nest ...
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If you don't know your child's learning style, rushing into a curriculum purchase is an almost instant recipe for disappointment and frustration. Take the time now and make your homeschooling future easier...

Do You Know Your Teen’s Learning Style?

After making the decision to homeschool, one of the most overwhelming choices parents face is choosing a curriculum. Knowing how ...
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