You TOO can Homeschool!

Are you wondering if homeschooling is right for your family? Are you ready to be motivated and EXCITED about homeschooling? Have you spent hours of time trying to decide on the right curriculum? Get ready to be filled with all the tips and tricks for homeschooling!...

Top Hints for Homeschooling

Top Hints for Homeschooling Homeschooling is hard!  Especially now that most of you have been thrust into it due to the COVID quarantine.     Here are some helpful hints I’d like to share as a mom who has homeschooled from preschool to highschool....

Afraid to Homeschool?

Afraid to Homeschool? We got a new puppy at the end of June.  He is precious but a bundle of energy so he gets walked several times a day… As we walk, I listen to podcasts, actually anytime I am alone, I listen to podcasts!  Through the COVID...

How to Find Locally Grown Foods

Whew!  I am worn out!  Today is Tuesday – my farm delivery day.  I picked up a butchered beef, divided it up into fourths (that is a frozen workout!), and delivered half of it to a customer.  I also went to my friend, Farmer John, where I loaded up on veggies...

10 Benefits of the 4H community

Top 10 Benefits from involvement in the 4 H community For someone on the ASD spectrum – help to work harder, provide social events, get over being messy Self confidence – not afraid to try new and hard things Community of individuals who put forth effort...

Why I love 4H

Why I LOVE 4H We finished our county fair last month.  It is the craziest and hardest and most fun weeks out of our entire year! Because we have several species of animals, we actually live there in the RV campgound.  We wouldn’t do it any other way!  ...

Reducing Junk that touches us

Reducing junk that touches us After working on reducing the junk in the products we had around our house, I started thinking about the products that TOUCH our bodies.   The skin is the largest organ of our body, so what touches us matters!   I started...

Next Step, Pigs!

Next step, PIGS! One thing that helped us try new things is the kids joining 4H.  I LOVE 4H! I could talk about the benefits of the 4H program for hours!!  But not today.   Today, I want to share the next big step we made in homesteading.  We got PIGS! Kaylee...

Hello Fresh

Hello Fresh Each summer, as I homeschool, first, I spend time in prayer Then I turn my mind to brainstorming what things my children should learn other than the three R’s. Maybe more of Shakespeare? Should they study more poetry? What type of research paper should...

Top 3 tips for reducing debt

Three Tips to Reduce Your Debt As I have mentioned over and over, we are trying to get out of debt.  And it is HARD. It incorporates so many things.   Why do I want to get out of debt?  One, debt stresses me out. My husband makes a good income.  We should be able...