Homeschool Planning with Evernote

This post contains affiliate links to products that I use and recommend to others.  I have started writing a series on using Evernote for managing your everyday life. My first post explained how to get started with Evernote, such as setting up your account, creating stacks, notebooks, notes and tags. For this post, I will explain how I use […]

Planning for Tapestry of Grace Year 1

This is our first year using TOG and I am super excited to have found this program. It is so thorough and engaging for the entire family. The book selections are fantastic! They are colorful and entertaining and hold my boys attention longer than 5 minutes. I have one boy in Upper Grammar, one in Dialectic […]

My Top Ten Resources for Planning my Homeschool Year

 Homeschool planning time is here! This post contains affiliate links. I usually start researching and purchasing our books around March so that i have everything gathered by the first of June. We take the entire month of June off from schooling so that I can plan for the next year. The kids spend this time swimming […]

Top Ten Places to Buy Used Books

We love books around here!! They are overflowing from my shelves, which really could use a makeover. Homeschooling four kids means that I buy a lot of books! I have built a library over the last five years because I want my kids to have a variety of reading selections. We have history books, science books, literature, classics, art […]