Still in the Saga… and a Story of How God Answered a Prayer

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It’s funny how God brings you through layers of new revelations if you stick with Him through a difficulty. You get a glimpse of the beauty in the pain of a transformation at the potter’s wheel. This last two weeks has been a flurry of motion – doing the next thing – putting fires out […]

Preschool Book Line-up and Give-away

One of the benefits of being a homeschool blogger with four kids in different stages of life (preschool through high school) is book reviews. I haven’t ever met a homeschool mom who doesn’t have a book addiction… and most homeschool moms, even if they are long past the elementary and preschool days, remember with a […]

Perfecting Preschool: Toys

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You can’t have preschoolers without play. In fact, play should make up about 80% of your “schooling”, because it’s God’s built-in learning system for children. It’s what kids do best – and what makes them the most happy. Kids learn when they are happy. I dare you to try and teach a screaming, crying, miserable […]

Perfecting Preschool: Schedule

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My goal this year has been to somehow begin a formal preschool program for my 4 and 2 year old toddlers while continuing to educate my teens with high school level work. Talk about a challenge! I’ve combed many resources and the reason I’m creating this 10-post series for perfecting preschool is mainly for my […]

Perfecting Preschool : Activities

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It’s been a long time since you were knee-high to a grasshopper. You might have forgotten how to play, or what you used to really enjoy doing as a little person. That may be why moms are often stumped on what in the world they can do to keep their preschoolers busy, learning, and having […]

Perfecting Preschool : Learning Spaces

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Maybe you are just starting out on your homeschool journey and are looking for fun ideas to do with your little person (or people, if you are blessed with more than a single tot). Maybe you surfed in just looking for some ideas on how to set up your learning areas. Or, maybe you are […]