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5 Steps to Living a Stress Free Life

5 Steps to Living a Stress Free Life

During this time of year I begin to experience the overall feeling of fatigue.  The semester is beginning to wind down and the holidays are weeks away.  While I can’t control my work schedule, I can control my household to-do…

How Public School Made Me Better at Homeschooling

How Public School Made Me Better at Homeschooling

Imagine planning and executing lessons for 20 students 5 days a week, 32 weeks a year.  Half of the class is struggling to keep up, and about 20% of the class need something more challenging. How are you going to…

How to Homeschool Kindergarten

How to Homeschool Kindergarten

  Well, it’s almost time!  You’re getting ready to begin homeschooling and attempting to collect all the best tips on how to create the perfect kindergarten classroom.  I’m getting ready to teach Kindergarten for the third (possibly last) time!  Here…

The Most Important Organizational Tool For Your Homeschool

The Most Important Organizational Tool For Your Homeschool

affiliate links are included in this post It’s no secret.  I’m addicted to planning for my homeschool.  My husband, kids, and friends often joke about my teacher addiction.  Keeping organizational charts are a must for any teacher. I could spend…

Organize Your Homeschool: File Folder Games

Organize Your Homeschool: File Folder Games

For the next several weeks I’m going to be talking about how to organize your homeschool.  Today I want to share my file folder game organization.   Organizing your file folder games may be simple or overwhelming.  Because I homeschool…

How to Create the Perfect School Schedule

How to Create the Perfect School Schedule

      Ok, first of all, there really is no such thing as perfect.  It might take a couple of tries to get what feels like the perfect school schedule, but don’t beat yourself up if you don’t get…

Homeschool Mom Life Binder Review

Homeschool Mom Life Binder Review

This post may contain affiliate links, which cost you nothing, but do help to support this site’s maintenance and fees. For a work at home homeschooling mom keeping my life organized is a must!  I’ve tried many different tactics to…

3 Requirements For The Perfect Reading Curriculum

3 Requirements For The Perfect Reading Curriculum

  Choosing a reading curriculum can be one of the most overwhelming tasks a teacher can face.  Not only are there tons of great products to pick through, our children are also all unique in their learning styles, interests, and…

March Pick 3: Top Pinterest Ideas For March!

March Pick 3: Top Pinterest Ideas For March!

Welcome to this month’s Pick 3!  I love planning for March because there are so many celebrations!  Dr. Seuss, St. Patrick’s Day, Spring, and Easter!  Hopefully you can find some ideas from this post to help you make it to…

February Pick 3: Some Great Ideas

February Pick 3: Some Great Ideas

I don’t know about you, but I’m running out of creative steam for February.  Nothing seemed to grab my interest.  Until I ran across these pins: (click image for original pin) I love celebrating Valentine’s day with my class, but…