Homesteading and homeschooling are not synonyms, but the two concepts sure fit together well. Even if you are not homeschooling, you can still make some simple, nearly free, and heirloom style learning supplies to help your little ones bolster their academic progress. Teaching or reinforcing the building blocks can be daunting for someone who does … Read more
Homeschooling and homesteading just seem to go together like peanut butter and jelly. Sure, each one is good separately, but together, well, now you have something really special to sink your teeth into. Millions of Americans across the country are homeschooling their children for a vast array of reasons – more now in our modern … Read more
If you’re a homesteading, homeschooling mama of multiple ages/grade levels, I’d love to know how you manage your school day as well as your farm chores. What have you found to work best for you?
I know we’re all in a hurry to get our kids out of diapers. But please don’t rush potty training if your child isn’t ready for it. I made that mistake with my first born, and have since learned the error of my ways. Here’s my advice on waiting to potty train…
Living in the country comes with its own special hazards to be aware of. Here’s how we do our best to keep our kids safe on the homestead.
Our homeschool schedule has to be flexible to fit into our lifestyle. Fortunately, there is so much to be taught in just our daily activities! Many lessons come somewhat naturally.
It’s funny… the things they say!
Wow. A YEAR OLD!!! Happy Birthday, baby Elias. You have changed so much in so little time. We love you more than you’ll ever know.
Growing like a weed, and developing such a funny little personality!
“Yep, there’s definitely something in there.”