Why My Family Chooses to Homeschool


If you follow me on Instagram, you might have seen me posting using #homeschooling, missed my cute first day of school pictures and made the guess that we’re choosing to homeschool this year. If you didn’t, here’s my big announcement: We’re homeschooling my oldest son this year. When we considered who he is as a person and a student and what he needs as well as what his school was able to deliver, the choice to homeschool  was the best choice now and we’re committed for this year. Honestly, it … [Read more...]

20 for 20 Family Reading Challenge – #Read20

March #FamilyChallenge 20 for 20 Reading Challenge Headband For Today

It’s already mid-March and I’m behind in sharing my #FamilyChallenge for March. Our friends over at Scholastic sent a box of books over so we could participate in the 20 for 20 Family Reading Challenge. Our love for Scholastic (and their book fairs especially) is not new but I was so glad to accept the Family Reading Challenge because it has made us much more deliberate in reading as a family. You can read more on the Scholastic website but the 20 for 20 Family Reading Challenge is so simple. … [Read more...]

One Hundred Plus Projects for the 100th Day of School

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We’re 100 days smarter! One of joys of having an elementary student for me is the projects. I actually really like them because they give us the opportunity to craft together. As a kindergartner, he created a 100 eyed monster. Unfortunately, we can’t find the picture of it but it was very similar to this one. This year, everyone in first grade was giving the task of a hat. We thought over a variety of different things but decided on a Superhero-Themed Lighting Bolt Hat. It was super … [Read more...]