Unique and Creative Christmas Gifts for Homeschoolers

I know it’s cheating, but I will often delay buying homeschool supplies and other necessities when I know that Christmas is just around the corner. Markers and paints, and paper, and glue make the best stocking stuffers! This year, however, we are already well-stocked with the usual art supplies and educational games, so I went on the […]

Clamoring for Kombucha

The first time I tasted kombucha, I almost spat it across the room.  I know that kombucha is a fermented tea drink, but I honestly didn’t expect it to taste like rotting garbage!  Why on earth were all of my health-nut friends clamoring for kombucha, and I couldn’t stand even the smell of it?! It must […]

Like every Mother in the world, my greatest fear is harm coming to my children.  This fear is often over situations that we cannot control.  Over the past few years, however, my understanding of “harm” has evolved.  Harm is not always a catastrophic event.  Harm can be caused by many smaller things, such as a […]

I get the whole frugality thing.  I really do.  I love a good deal as much as anybody, but you will never find me clipping coupons.  There are a million reasons why I will never be a Coupon Queen! In order to give you a little perspective, I’m going to give you a little glimpse into […]

10 Ways to Make Christmas Memories Without Breaking the Bank
5 Important Things to Teach Your Children About Money

As homeschoolers, we have the unique opportunity to teach our children exactly what they need to be taught.  We are able to incorporate many subjects into their education that may have been abandoned or never addressed by the public school system.  I absolutely love that my children can experience the richness of the creative arts, […]