Charlotte Mason, Homeschooling, Montessori

Homeschooling Month 1- Complete!

This post contains affiliate links.  If you make a purchase through one of these links I will receive compensation (at no additional cost to you).  This helps me to continue my blogging efforts and I greatly appreciate your support of my blog on this way. We have officially completed our first month of homeschooling.  This… Continue reading Homeschooling Month 1- Complete!

Homeschooling, Uncategorized

Our Experience Homeschooling in Crisis and Transition

We officially started school on September 8th with Ambleside Online Year 1 Curriculum.  For most of August, however, we did a bit of school with their incredible Crisis help page.  I can’t say enough good things about this free resource.  The Crisis help page is designed for people who have been either displaced from their… Continue reading Our Experience Homeschooling in Crisis and Transition

Homeschooling, Zero Waste

We’re Almost Homeschoolers!

  In 10 school days, I will be a homeschool mom. I am equal parts excited and intimidated. The “plan” had always been to homeschool. However, when we moved to a new town, I got sick, and the store I was working at closed, my kid was lonely and sad. At work, he had all-day… Continue reading We’re Almost Homeschoolers!

Review, Uncategorized

One of my new favorite things!

We have been using cloth tissues for almost 5 years now.  They're super soft organic cotton and are great for when we're sick.  However, after years of a child who carries them around we're down to about 15 from having 2 dozen. I was browsing Etsy recently and found Hanky Book.  I emailed the founder,… Continue reading One of my new favorite things!

Beauty, Homemade, Uncategorized

No ‘Poo hair!

This post is not about poop... it's about shampoo- or lack thereof... I stopped using shampoo about 6 months ago and my hair feels healthier than it ever has plus I'm saving a TON of money.  Shampoo and conditioner are not cheap... products that are safe for your family and the environment tend to be even more… Continue reading No ‘Poo hair!