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Jan
21
2021

How to Raise Self-starters

*This post contains affiliate links that we get compensation from at no extra cost to you. Aloha Now Moms, with the new year here and new year's resolutions, the concept of how to raise self-starters has been on my mind a lot.  Jase and I recorded a podcast on this subject with our friends That […]
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Dec
14
2020
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School supplies that promote learning at home

*This post is sponsored by 3M Kids Hearing Protection. All opinions are my own.  Let's talk about school supplies that promote learning at home. With six kids learning at home you can imagine that things can get a little loud and at times crazy in our house. I'm sure that many of you who are […]
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Nov
2
2020
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Rachel Bennett
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Fun Service Projects Your Family Will Love

I have put together a list of ... service projects that you can do with your family this year while trying to social distance and stay safe! This is the perfect time to be giving when so many people are feeling, lonely, and cooped up in their homes. Thanks to technology some of these ideas […]
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Oct
29
2020
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Homeschool Halloween Day Fun

Friends! Halloween is just a few days away!! So we’re going to get our spook on and share ways you can teach the history of Halloween to your kids and have some fun doing it for a Homeschool Halloween Day.  If you haven't already decorated and prepped for the Fall, this post I share some […]
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Sep
18
2020
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Rachel Bennett
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HomeSchool Routine with 6 kids

Today, I will be sharing what a typical day of homeschooling Routine with 6 kids looks like for our family. I know that many of you are new to homeschooling and may be feeling overwhelmed with how to homeschool. I hope that today’s post will help you realize just how simple and great it can […]
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Sep
15
2020
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Rachel Bennett
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HOW TO Homeschool Different Ages & Grade levels with Curriculum Haul

Many of you have been following our homeschooling series and have asked about how I homeschool different grade levels and the curriculum we use. This is how I balance the different ages and grade levesl as well as a full curriculum haul. Homeschooling in general can be hard to balance, but having different ages and […]
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Sep
11
2020
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Rachel Bennett
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How to Set up a Homeschool Workspace

The first day of school is knocking on our door and I know that many of you have already started! Many people ask me what our homeschool workspace looks like, so today, I’m sharing with you how to set up a homeschool workspace that is conducive to learning. If you don’t have a space for […]
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Aug
27
2020
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Rachel Bennett
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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
17
2020
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Rachel Bennett
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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
12
2020
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Rachel Bennett
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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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Rachel Bennett
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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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Jul
28
2020
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Rachel Bennett
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Homeschooling: What to Buy, What not to Buy

It’s back to school time! That means it is also back to school shopping time. If you’re a new homeschooling mom, you might be wondering, “What do I really need to homeschool successfully, and what can I save money on and not buy?”

Over the years I’ve learned which back to school items were the most useful and which ones just sat in my closet, never to be used. In this post, I’ll share my do’s and don’ts when it comes to back to school shopping.

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