Category: Routines

A Homeschool Day Four Ways

A Homeschool Day Four Ways

Homeschooling is unique in that we don’t conduct learning in a separate, sterile environment.  It happens in our homes, right in the middle of laundry piles, phone calls and babies who are not on our day time schedules yet.  When you add in rabbit trails […]

Tips for Implementing a Daily Rest Time with A Child Who Has Stopped Napping

Tips for Implementing a Daily Rest Time with A Child Who Has Stopped Napping

You’re in a great routine and then hits you out of nowhere: your two-year old stops taking naps. They are awake crying in their crib or simply refusing to fall asleep to your normal nap routine. No amount of books, rocking or cuddling will coax […]

Our Essentialist Chore System

Our Essentialist Chore System

Some people love their chore charts.  Can I be honest?  My house seems to be the place where chore charts go to die.  To do this homeschool life,  we need to keep it simple and we need everyone on board! The Mini Chores I have […]