Seven Ways to be a Rock Star Homeschool Mom

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This is one of our most popular back to school messages and has been recently updated.   You’re chasing the toddler, trying not to slip in the puddle of milk on the floor and your phone’s ringing. It’s 3:00 in the afternoon. You have other things you need to do other than school. Your 5th grader…

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Kudos – Another Year Done!

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You have worked hard this year, homeschool mom! You are winding down or maybe even finished for this year, finally.  Great job!  It’s time to take stock and objectively evaluate your homeschooling year. If you homeschooled for the first time, you may be feeling a little… well, inadequate. You aren’t alone. Most homeschooling moms feel…

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Charlotte Mason on Teaching Poetry

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charlotte mason on teaching poetry

Do you cringe at the idea of studying poetry?  It’s not nearly as difficult as you might believe. Read this synopsis of Charlotte Mason on teaching poetry to find out exactly what to do: Following Charlotte Mason’s methodology, you don’t actually have to formally “teach” poetry, particularly at young ages. Trying to dissect and analyze…

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