Top 5 Large Family Homeschool Hacks

Looking for somelstrategies to help lhomeschool your large family? Hoping to learn from a large-family approach? Here are five of my best tips.

Homeschooling is not a job for wimps. It requires a certain willingness to think outside the box and adapt to new circumstances. Homeschooling a large family just ups the ante. Are you looking for some tricks and strategies to help you homeschool your large family? Or are you hoping to learn from a large-family approach and […]

Curriculum Picks for Our Multi-Age Homeschool: 2018-2019

Want to see the homeschool curriculum we've chosen for our mult-age homeschool family? Come take a peek at our 2018-2019 resources!

Curious to know what homeschooling curriculum our family is using this year? Want to see what we’ve chosen for all the ages and stages that will be learning under our roof this year? Read on to see a full list of the resources we’ve picked! Pin0 Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 Family Schooling ResourcesWe love to […]

Gift Giving for a Large Family

A large family is lots of fun, especially at the holidays. But how to you buy gifts for everyone without overspending your budget? Here are some ideas!

It’s true – children are a blessing. And having a large family can be really fun during the holidays! But how do you manage gift giving? And what suggestions can you offer to relatives who want to bless your children with gifts without spending their whole holiday budget on your family? The Family Gift Because […]

100+ Pregnancy and Postpartum Hacks from a Homeschool Mom of 8

Homeschooling is challenging. Add in pregnancy, postpartum, and nursing and you've got a full plate! Here are some tips from a homeschool mom of 8!

There’s one thing for sure about homeschooling: it encompasses all of life. And all of life is fair game for homeschooling! So, when mama is expecting, you can bet that pregnancy and postpartum issues are on the list of homeschool management concerns! I’m going to be really honest with you. I’m not a nutrition or […]

Our 2017-2018 Homeschool Schedule Preview

In our multi-age homeschool, we're all about keeping things simple. Take a peek at our 2017-2018 daily homeschool schedule and chore chart.

If you’re an email subscriber, you’ll know that we’re following a slightly modified school schedule this year. We just had baby number eight in August, so we’re on “summer break” now and will start school in October (oh the joys of homeschool flexibility!). September is homeschool planning month for me and I’ve been working on our […]

The Psychology of Homeschooling with a Toddler

Homeschooling is hard work. Multiply that by the number of toddlers tagging along for the journey. How do you get your head in the game for this task?

Homeschooling.  With a toddler.  Need I say more?  As homeschool families everywhere start back to school, there seems to be an echo across the Internet.  “We had a great first day back, but the toddler …”  The echoes are reverberating in my soul, and I haven’t even started back to school yet. Over the summer, […]