Posted in The Homeschooling Life

Building Executive Function Skills in Moms and Kids

Ginny Kochis talks about building executive function in moms and kids. #executivefunction #homeschooling

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Advent Wreath
Posted in The Homeschooling Life

The History and Symbolism of the Advent Wreath

Where did this tradition come from, of lighting four candles in an evergreen wreath to mark the weeks preceding Christmas?

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Posted in Why We Homeschool

Reasons to Be Thankful for Homeschooling

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, it is the perfect time to give thanks for the gift of homeschooling. #homeschooling

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Posted in Book Reviews

Maximilian Kolbe: Inspiring Modern Saint

This graphic novel by Sophia Press is a fabulous look into the life of St. Maximilian Kolbe.

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Homeschooling written on chalkboard
Posted in The Homeschooling Life

Take Part in Homeschool Research Study

Home Educators are wanted for a Homeschool Research Study

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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 Practical Tips Resources

HSLDA Community Webinars

Whether you are a member of HSLDA or not, you can take advantage of their collection of their recorded webinars .

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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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