Why We’re Choosing Seasonal Homeschooling

Earlier this year, I found myself pulled to let the seasons greater influence our learning. Not just with what subjects we cover, such as studying butterflies in the spring or the leaves in the fall, but with how we structure our days. In my search for how this may look, I came upon Jaime Martin's article, The Case for Seasonal Education. It was just what I had been feeling but had never really seen. With my newfound info and decision to begin...

My Top Ten Homeschool Must-Haves

Over the last six years of being a homeschooling mom, I've noticed that there are certain things that I need to have a successful (read: sane) year. I know what it's like to want *and buy* all the things and end up with a bunch of items that aren't needed or useful, that take up precious space in my home, and have the nerve to require me to organize them every year. Humph! As someone who has been there and done that with lots of homeschooling...