You CAN homeschool your child, for free or frugal!

Homeschooling doesn’t have to be scary or difficult. I believe that a mother is often the best person to educate her own child, even without a teaching degree! I have a Master’s in Education degree, but I believe that doesn’t make me any better than any other homeschool mom without one.

You just might be your child’s best teacher. I’ve worked in the public school system, and although I’ve known some amazing teachers, a mother’s love and dedication cannot be underestimated. You are there for your child 100%, and you CAN give him the one-on-one attention he needs and deserves.

If you are invested personally in your child’s education, I am here to help! I’ve tried to write and research the BEST free and frugal homeschooling resources and encouragement for you here on the blog. And if you don’t see it, just email me or find me on social media to ask! I’m glad to help you and your child succeed.

11 Time Management Tips for Busy Moms

11 Time Management Tips for Busy Moms

Countless things tag at a mother, and sometimes you wish you had a third arm. The worst feeling occurs when you know you have been doing so much yet don’t feel productive. It feels like being trapped in an endless maze of duties from which there is no way out. But...

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FREE “Make-Your-Own” Printable Wordsearch Puzzles

FREE “Make-Your-Own” Printable Wordsearch Puzzles

Perfect for use with ANY spelling list, vocabulary list, or unit study! These FREE printable DIY word search puzzles are the perfect way to make your own activity to go along with any subject. Simply write in the words into the puzzle, fill in the blank squares with...

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The Proverbs 31 Woman and Idleness

The Proverbs 31 Woman and Idleness

The Proverbs 31 Woman is someone we are taught to emulate. It's what I'm teaching my daughters to aspire to be like. But do I really understand who she is? Can I really be like her? Sometimes I doubt I can, especially when it comes to idleness. This post is meant to...

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6 Important Lessons only Active Sports can Teach

6 Important Lessons only Active Sports can Teach

What kinds of things do kids learn from playing sports? Is being athletic or being on a sports team important to include in your homeschool? Read on to find out 6 lessons only active sports can teach. Your child's first 12 years of life are quite formative than most...

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Frugal Homeschooling Top 8 Tips

Frugal Homeschooling Top 8 Tips

You CAN homeschool for free.  You CAN homeschool for cheap.  Homeschooling on a tight budget? Here’s how: Homeschool for Free AND Cheap: Tips and Tricks You Won't Want to Miss! Ever wondered how to homeschool for free? Is it really possible to not spend a fortune on...

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5 Tips to Help Your Child Make Worthy Friends

5 Tips to Help Your Child Make Worthy Friends

How do you help your child to make worthy friends? Here are some tips for guiding your child's ability to form healthy and lasting relationships with his/her peers. Your role in your kid’s friendships is one of the most awkward aspects of parenthood. However, the...

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Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning

Is your homeschool a wreck this time of year? Mine is! It is always during Spring Cleaning time that I begin to get motivated to clear the clutter, wipe surfaces, sanitize corners and tidy the shelves. Our homeschool usually needs a good wipe-down around this time of...

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6 Cheap or Free Places You Can Advertise Your Garage Sale

6 Cheap or Free Places You Can Advertise Your Garage Sale

Are you holding a garage or yard sale soon? If so you might be wondering how to make it your best one yet. After all, the whole point of having a garage sale it to clear away clutter and make some cash, and the best way to do this is to drive massive amounts of...

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Free Bible Video Course for Homeschooled Kids

Free Bible Video Course for Homeschooled Kids

Over Christmas, I told you about some great free videos for kids that share biblical principles for our Christian worldview. My daughter Laynie loved them because they were so mesmerizing! I'm not kidding, the guy is an intelligent and inspiring storyteller and...

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SpellingClassroom.com Review and Giveaway

SpellingClassroom.com Review and Giveaway

Are you searching for a fun and exciting Spelling curriculum for your child? Need something fast and easy for you, the homeschooling mom, and engaging for your child? Here are some reasons why you should try SpellingClassroom.com, in my opinion as a previous teacher...

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How to get clutter under control once and for all!

How to get clutter under control once and for all!

Tried And True Tips To Get That Clutter Under Control Did you open your eyes one day and realize you had way too much stuff? Piles of this and that all over the house... How did it happen? Let's not worry too much about that now, instead, let's focus on organizing,...

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Simple Swaps to Fake Homemade

Simple Swaps to Fake Homemade

We all know her, the mom who has it all together. The house is clean, her children are fed, the décor is spot on, oh and she also has time to bake fresh homemade goodies, from scratch. Don’t lie, it’s kind of hard to like her because she makes the rest of us feel so,...

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4 Tips On Reaching Reluctant Readers

4 Tips On Reaching Reluctant Readers

Reaching  Reluctant Readers We were born to speak, not to read. Speaking is instinctive and reading isn't. Just imagine how children learn to speak through exposure. First comes cooing, then babbling and before you know it you're watching what you say so they don't...

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How Can Stay-at-Home Moms Earn Extra Income from Home?

How Can Stay-at-Home Moms Earn Extra Income from Home?

How can you raise money if your husband is sick or in bad condition? Occasionally, I offer variety by accepting guest posts on this blog that would benefit my readers. This is a guest post written by Jeff Caceres. It is important for stay-at-home moms to take full...

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7 Steps for Starting to Cloth Diaper

7 Steps for Starting to Cloth Diaper

There are many good reasons to use cloth diapers over disposable ones. However, it may be intimidating at first because it honestly isn't as simple as using disposable ones. With disposables, you just put it on and throw it out afterward. These 7 easy steps will give...

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Coffee Hacks for Homeschool Moms

Coffee Hacks for Homeschool Moms

Whether you homeschool your kids or not, there's almost nothing tastier than a fresh-brewed cup of coffee... be it in the morning or any other time of the day. Even better, there are several easy hacks at your disposal, to make your coffee more delicious than ever....

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15 Adorable Homemade Christmas Crafts for Kids

15 Adorable Homemade Christmas Crafts for Kids

These are some very cute and adorable Christmas crafts I've rounded up for you. Make them as Christmas gifts, as homemade decorations, or as a way to beat homeschool burnout over the holidays! The best part is that they are frugal, and most are made from items you may...

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Homeschooling When We Can Barely Afford It

Homeschooling When We Can Barely Afford It

When I quit my job as a public school teacher to be a stay-at-home mom back in 2008, my husband and I knew what a huge financial risk it was for our family.  Yet we both felt it was what God wanted us to do. We had faith that with His blessing on our lives, we would...

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