Category: Routines

Why you Need a Housekeeping Day (or Week)

Why you Need a Housekeeping Day (or Week)

You know what doesn’t get talked about enough in the homeschooling world?  Taking a housekeeping day…or week! I take a housekeeping week whenever I feel overwhelmed with details and to-do’s.  It’s my secret to staying energized about homeschooling for the long haul.  Remember, effective homeschooling […]

One Week of Homeschool Lunches

One Week of Homeschool Lunches

When it comes to homeschooling and being with kids all day long, I have to do what I can to limit the amount of extra thinking in my day.  Second grade math is about my limit, is that normal?  (Don’t answer.) Since I can’t skip […]

A Simple First Step For New Homeschoolers:  The Morning Basket

A Simple First Step For New Homeschoolers: The Morning Basket

This post may contain affiliate links. Taking charge of our children’s education can be both empowering and daunting.  Many of us turned down this road looking for options in education but found ourselves wading through cluttered websites, confusing curriculum spreadsheets, and state standards. While there […]