The Prairie Thief: Fantastic Book Review and Book Club Ideas

The Prairie Thief by Melissa Wiley is a fun look at prairie life in the 1800’s with a magical twist. It’s a perfect independent read for your middle-grade reader or a great choice for a family read aloud. This post contains affiliate links. Read my full disclosure. The Prairie Thief by Melissa Wiley Genre: Historical …

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How To Find What Motivates Your Teen Using TruSpark

My teen is taking the core motivations assessment from TruSpark.

As my kids have gotten older, they are eager to learn more about who they are and the ways their individual mind works. They love to take personality quizzes and IQ tests online. They are fascinated by the various ways to categorize people, especially as it helps them understand themselves better. This is one reason …

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Celebrate a Book 2022 Reading Challenge for Families

Join the 2022 Monthly Reading Challenge

The Celebrate a Book 2022 Reading Challenge is here and it’s perfect for the entire family. You’ll find a variety of categories that are a great combination of fun and educational categories. This year we’ve decided to tackle twelve books from twelve categories. The categories selected this year are a great mix that will allow …

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Improve Your Homeschool Lifestyle with These Interview Questions

I want our home to be a place where my kids feel free to be themselves. It is my desire that each of my children feel known and celebrated for who they are. When it comes to homeschooling, I want our annual plan to reflect each of my children’s unique set of strengths and their …

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Why WriteShop I is the Best Choice for Homeschool Writing

Reasons we love WriteShop I in our homeschool

Finding the right program to teach writing in our homeschool has been one of the toughest challenges I have faced over the years. Some writing programs are completely overwhelming with rules and assignments. While other homeschool writing programs are completely overwhelming for me to implement. But that all changed last year when we found the …

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