Do Grade Level Expectations Really Matter In Your Homeschool?

The truth is that grade levels aren’t all that important for most homeschool students. However, I do think it’s a good idea to be aware of grade level goals and targets when you’re doing homeschool planning. Especially if you're anything like us and prefer to dabble in curriculum or use resources instead.

Don’t you love it when someone asks what grade your homeschooler is in? It’s not always that simple is it? Homeschoolers can kind of be all over the map when it comes to grade levels and that’s ok.  While grade Read more…


The Ultimate Guide To Homeschooling Third Grade (2021)

I can not believe I am already talking about homeschooling third grad already! Where has the time gone?!? Please keep in mind that this is the plan and we all know nothing ever goes according to plan. That being said, Read more…


The Ultimate Guide To Homeschooling Second Grade (2021)

Homeschooling second grade was a blast here. We declared our second grade homeschool school year Our Year of Magic! Because we had been homeschooling for a few years, I felt more confident and inspired. I wanted to focus more on Read more…


The Ultimate Guide To Homeschooling First Grade (2021)

Ultimate Guide To Homeschooling First Grade Curriculum-Books-Games

Homeschooling first grade was so much fun for us, especially because there are so many awesome resources available for this age and level. I want to start by saying that we are curriculum dabblers so we will more than likely Read more…


The Ultimate Guide To Homeschooling Kindergarten (2021)

Homeschooling kindergarten is one of the best decisions we made, but it wasn’t without some bumps in the road! We started the school year with such high hopes and dreams but what did we actually get done? I am here Read more…


The Ultimate Guide To Homeschooling Preschool (2021)

Homeschooling preschool is one of the best decisions we made in our family! The good news is, it does not have to be complicated. This is everything you need to create a vibrant and creative preschool at home, and is Read more…


How to Easily Create a Digital Homeschool Portfolio

Digital Homeschool Portfolio

Homeschool portfolios can be a bit intimidating. Especially if you have never been required to keep one before. I keep a homeschool portfolio because it is a state requirement. But, after a year of keeping a physical record in a three Read more…


Five Easy Ways to Make Learning Fun

5 easy ways to make learning more fun

Are you ready to make learning fun? Let’s make homeschool learning something we can get excited about and something our kids can be excited about too. Kids work harder and learn more when they’re having fun, in fact, we all Read more…


Ten Homeschool Lessons I’ve Learned

10 Homeschool Lessons I've Learned

We have been homeschooling for a few years now and I’ve learned some valuable lessons along the way! Homeschooling is a journey that has taught me so much about myself and my daughter. If you’re just beginning your own homeschool Read more…


Ten Things I Don’t Do As a Homeschooler

10 Things I Don't Do As A Homeschooler

There are lots of homeschooling blogs, videos, and books about what other homeschooling parents do, how, why, and what they think is important to incorporate. I want you to understand what’s important to us in our homeschool.  We do things Read more…