The Pros And Cons Of Homeschooling From The Perspective Of A Homeschool Mom

Homeschooling is an awesome opportunity for families. I know there are many benefits to schooling at home, but I have never had to really define them before. Last week I was asked what I thought the benefits or disadvantages to homeschooling are?

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50 Date Ideas For You And Your Child And Why Dates Are So Important

A few months ago, I started a new "thing" in my family. I started dating my kids one on one. I had no idea it would garner the attention that it has, but other parents are loving the idea! Here's why I think it's awesome, and why you may want to consider dating your kids too.

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Lesson plans, schedules and field trips, oh my! The truth about homeschooling? it's hard! but my reasons may not be what you think.

As a homeschool mom, I have had all the questions and comments that go with the territory. Here’s the thing, homeschooling is hard, but the reasons I find it hard might not be the reasons someone else might find it hard, or vice versa.

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Best Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix

This time of year has me reaching for my slippers, a cozy sweater and a hot mug of deliciousness. Now for some of you that may mean a steaming cup of coffee, but not for this gal. I love the flavour of coffee, but I'm not really a fan of coffee itself. Please don't hate me! I'm a mocha or latte kinda girl. Hot milk with chocolate and a shot of espresso...usually decaf...are my cup of tea...ahem...coffee.

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Freezer Meals Logistics: 6 Steps to Stock your Freezer

Freezer meals are a busy woman…or man’s…best tool for combatting the meal time dilemma. It’s 5:30pm and you’re staring into the fridge contemplating what to make for dinner. You close the door and walk away. 5 minutes later you’re back to staring in the fridge because nothing has changed. Now it’s after 5:30 and food has not magically appeared, prepared and served on the table. Please tell me I’m not the only one that has done this!!??

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CONQUER MEALS: 4 HABITS TO IMPLEMENT THIS YEAR

If meal planning is new to you, it can sound daunting. Let me help you create a plan that works for you, your family, your dietary requirements and preferences. Creating a meal plan that really works is not as simple as do A and B and “ta da”, you have a plan. No, creating a meal plan that works for YOU will take some time and effort on your part.

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