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Travel and Homeschool Routine

We love to travel and we love to home school. We especially love to combine the two and have a good time doing both! In this post I’ll share how we maintain a travel homeschool while on vacation. If we can we like to curate our trips according to what we’ve been learning about in […]
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Aug
20
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How to Talk to your children about sex

This topic may seem difficult to talk to your children about, but I cannot stress how important it is to start the conversation now. This is HOW we Talk to our Children about Sex! When our children turn eight, they get to go on a special date with dad and mom. On this special date […]
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Aug
20
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Tips and Travel Hacks for RV and Camping

Traveling can get a little crazy. We all know a little bit of consistency can go a long way! Here are 10 TIPS and RV Hacks that will make your next trip even better! Let’s go! #1 - Bring ONE Small School Item. That’s right, there is no harm in having your kids do a little […]
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Aug
19
2020
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How to transition to Homeschool

Switching from sending kids to school every day to homeschooling them full-time. There can be an overwhelming feeling as you realize that you are now 100 percent responsible for your child’s education. “How will I keep them busy and learning all day?” This is a common misconception many first time homeschoolers have when they switch […]
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Aug
17
2020
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Teen Perspective: Homeschool vs Public School

Some of you know that I am homeschooled. I enjoy doing homeschool a lot more than public school. I used to go to public school for a while before my parents decided that public school wasn't right for us. It wasn’t right for me because at public school, kids would follow me around, or they […]
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Aug
14
2020
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How to balance work & school at home

Thanks to Covid-19, many parents find themselves working from home while at the same time educating their kids from home. Many are doubting whether it can all be done without one suffering at the expense of the other. In today's episode, we share the lessons we have learned over the last few years as we […]
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Aug
13
2020
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Super Simple Party Planning

My beautiful baby has turned 8 this year. We put together a friend's birthday party to celebrate. We have a fun tradition where every even year we do a friends party and every odd year we have a family party. Every 4 years we celebrate with a BIG party, where we go all out.

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Aug
12
2020
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How to Balance Work & School at HOME!

This fall, parents will be embarking on a new journey for the school year. They will work from home and take on the task of educating their kids. What a BIG TASK! During this time so many things can be overwhelming and stressful. Many friends and family have asked us how we balance work and school and I am excited to share with you six things we have learned over the years as we have navigated the waters of working from as well as educating our children from home.

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Aug
5
2020
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5 things I wish I KNEW before Starting HOMESCHOOL!

Man if I could go back YEARS and YEARS ago to the beginning of our Homeschool journey...there would be a few things I would tell myself. Goodness wouldn’t that be great to get that info?!! Well here I am sharing my ups and downs and tips I wish I knew before starting homeschool!

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Aug
4
2020
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5 Things I Wish I Knew Before We Started Homeschooling

Homeschooling used to be this weird thing that hardly anyone did. ”Kids need to be social and need to be at school where they can make friends and be taught by qualified teachers - not by mom and dad.” That was the common objection to homeschooling. Fast forward to 2020 and with the Covid-19 pandemic […]
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