The Big Brain Book
Posted in 6th grade 7th grade 8th grade Book Reviews High School Science

Learn About the Brain

The Big Brain Book: How it Works and All Its Quirks by Leanne Boucher Gill, PhD is a fascinating look at the inner workings of the brain and what it means for your life.

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Baby with Musical Instruments
Posted in Kindergarten Music Preschool The Homeschooling Life

Why Music is Important for Young Children

Scientific research has shown that early exposure to music is essential to a child’s development. #music #babies #preschool

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Image of Mary reaching out to Jesus on the Cross by Bernadette Rose E.
Posted in Art The Homeschooling Life

Family Rosary “Try Prayer! It Works!” Contest

The Family That Prays Together Stays Together The Try Prayer! It Works! Contest… …is a simple way for teachers, catechists, and parents to encourage young…

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Posted in Book Reviews Religion

Portrait of the Son

Portrait of the Son: A Tale of Love by Josephine Nobisso is a follow-up to her much-loved picture books The Weight of a Mass: A Tale of Faith and Take it to the Queen: A Tale of Hope. Anyone who enjoyed those stories will want to add this one to their collection.

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Posted in Book Reviews English

Marvelous Middle-grade Mystery

Secrets in September is a fun middle-school novel, perfect for those younger teens who love a good mystery.

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The Interior Castle
Posted in Book Reviews Religion

Introduce Your Family to St. Teresa of Avila

The Interior Castle: A Boy’s Journey into the Riches of Prayer can introduce children to St. Teresa of Avila as well as help them gain a better understanding of the role of prayer in their lives.

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Cover image of Lucia of Fatima by Kathryn Swegart
Posted in Book Reviews Religion

Learn about Lucia of Fatima

Lucia of Fatima is a wonderful way to introduce your children to the visions at Fatima.

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Cover of Abba Moses: Notorious Robber, Desert Father
Posted in Book Reviews Religion

Time-traveling Adventure for Families

With the help of his magical book, Mr. Baker takes the kids on an adventure back in time to meet Moses. Not that Moses, but the bandit Moses from the 4th Century who terrorized Egyptian communities.

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Posted in Book Reviews Religion

Children’s Books about St. Therese

St. Therese’s feast day is coming up on October 1st. St. Therese is a much-loved saint, but she has a special appeal for children. Her “Little Way” is one even small children can grasp.

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Elements of a Career Quest headline featuring images of Walter Crawford and Tammy Parker
Posted in High School Practical Tips

Help Your Teen Prepare for Life After High School

Walter Crawford chats with Tammy Parker, Catholic Teacher, Accountability Mentor, Financial Advisor, as they ask the great question, “Should teens know all the answers for life after highschool?”

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