FREE Printable Summer Reading Package!

We homeschool year round here at our house. The reason we do that is because for kids like my Emma, they tend to lose a lot of a huge 3 month summer vacation. To combat that, we do 9 weeks on and 2 weeks off during the year then a full 4 weeks during June. She loves it because it … [Read more...]

5 Steps to Take Before You Start Homeschooling

Even if you have already made the decision to homeschool you may still have dozens of questions, worries, and indecisions. This is a whole new world for you and your child and knowing what you are supposed to do to stay within legal realms and deciding what kind of homeschooling, … [Read more...]

10 Kids Board Games Homeschool Mom’s Love!

Homeschooling your kids is a sure fire way to make sure that they're learning what they need to be and what you want them to be. I can't tell you how pleased I am with my Emma's progress since we pulled her out of public school for homeschool. One of the first things I've learned … [Read more...]

7 Budget Friendly Things to Do in East Texas

I love living in East Texas. No matter where I head outside of town, there's generally beauty everywhere! Whether it's a ranch full of horses or a field of Texas bluebonnets, there's pretty everywhere! East Texas is great for budget friendly family activities too! There's so much … [Read more...]

HUGE List of Places to Find Free Homeschool Curriculum

We recently pulled Emma out of public school (again) to homeschool her. She's entering her 3rd full week out of school and doing great. Because it's the end of the year (well, almost) and because she has a lot of catching up to do for the curriculum we'll be using next year, I'm … [Read more...]

7 Budget Friendly Things to Do in Austin

  Moving from a small town in South Central Ohio to Austin was huge for me. On one hand, I loved living there and truly miss it. Trust me. There is nothing that you can't find in Austin and I mean that. If you didn't know?  Keep Austin Weird is the city slogan, … [Read more...]