Creating a Kitchen Command Centre for your Homeschool

Just as my parenting has evolved in my home, so has my homeschooling. Each year I take stock of what has worked and what hasn’t and we change accordingly. We may decide to introduce journalling, or a planner, or maybe we will decide to stop workbooks all together. One idea that we recently started to do […]

Homeschooling Children With Challenges – My Top 5 Tips

When people think of homeschooling they think of a happy mom standing in front of the kitchen table, lecture style, teaching her gaggle of children arithmetics using workbooks. Her house is spotless, her children are well coiffed, and everyone looks happy. After looking at a few pinterest boards this myth is cemented. However, this is […]

Why Academics are not the Main Priority in our Homeschool

Did that title shock you?  Are you surprised that I would say that academics are not the main priority in our homeschool? It is true, they are not. They are an important factor of course, but they are not our main priority. The main priority in our homeschool are the relationships between our children and their siblings, parents, family, and friends. You see, […]

10 Tips for Homeschooling with Toddlers

As a mom of 4 kids under the age of 10 I have had my fair share of homeschooling with babies and toddlers underfoot. Recently I periscoped about how I keep my toddler and preschooler busy during the day when I am homeschooling the older two. Luckily we follow more of an eclectic unschooling approach […]

Easy Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts from Kids

If you have landed on this blogpost you are not unlike the hundreds of other caregivers that may have forgotten that Mother’s Day is this weekend.  Fear not dear friend,  here are some ideas that are sure to make sure that mom feels like the queen that she is.  1. Little Flower Pot.  Go to […]