50 Fun Math Book Ideas

Fun Math Book Ideas for Homeschool

Math! I hear more new homeschoolers being anxious over how they will teach math, than any other subject! But there are some wonderful, fun, interesting (and educational) books to add to your homeschool bookshelf! Math doesn’t have to be just about workbooks or textbooks. There are all kinds of story books and activity books that will introduce your … More

50 Kids Educational Coloring Books

Educational coloring books are a great tool to have in your homeschool toolkit! Not only do they develop hand and eye coordination, but coloring activates the logic part of the brain, and generates a creative mindset. My children have always loved coloring books (and still do!). Choosing educational coloring books to go with our homeschool project really … More

10 Top Homeschooling Books for 2016

Top Homeschooling Books 2016

I normally see a lot of new people on the site in January, so I thought to kick off 2016 I would share a list of my top ten favorite homeschooling books (in no particular order!). It is quite an eclectic list – something for everyone 🙂 They are mostly books about homeschooling – or ones … More

Homeschool Reading Software Pilot

If you read my site, you will know that I had a very relaxed attitude to teaching my children to read 🙂 But I also understand that some children need a little more help than that – and many of you have asked me to recommend a reading program. I am delighted to tell you … More

How to Rock High School Homeschooling

So you are moving into homeschooling your teenager. I bet you are getting worried about how things will turn out! While it seems to be ‘acceptable’ and ‘a bit fun’  (and even possibly ‘trendy’?) to homeschool your younger children – I think we get judged a lot more for ‘daring’ to homeschool older ones. Particularly … More

Beyond Homeschooling – Starting a Conversation!

We need to talk 🙂 Have you got teenagers? Well then, I have been wanting to talk to you about this for a while. What happens towards the end of homeschooling and beyond? We know that homeschooling works on so many levels. Home educated children have the time to follow their dreams and passions. Even if … More

For Your Bookshelf!

I love books! They have been the mainstay of our homeschooling even before the children could read. Best of all I love to find interesting and thought provoking books to add to my reading list, and the children’s. So I am surprised to realize that I don’t really share many of my book finds on … More