Homeschool Life

5 EASY ways to save on your school supplies list!
School Supplies List Too Long? 5 Ways to SAVE!
Homeschooling on a budget can be done, but buying everything on your school supplies list plus homeschool curriculum can get
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7 Free Printable Education Quotes for a little back to school inspiration! Gray scale, doodle style printables are great for binder covers, 8x10 frames, or use to create your own planner inserts or dashboards!
Free Printable Education Quotes to Inspire You
I’m so excited to share SEVEN free printable education quotes to keep you inspired this school year! Feel like you’re
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Help for your homeschool budget. Tips and advice from homeschool and finance expert, Dawn Starks of Simple Money Pro. Budgeting for homeschool.
Homeschool Budget Help!!! Lessons from a homeschooler & finance expert!
Dawn Starks, finance expert and blogger at SimpleMoneyPro.com shares tips for managing your homeschool budget. Budgeting for Homeschooling People homeschool
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How much does homeschooling cost? Really. Get the real deal on what you can expect to pay for homeschool. And if you can afford it.
How Much Does Homeschooling Cost? Really…
You’ve made the big decision, but how much does homeschooling cost? Read on for tips and advice from veteran homeschoolers
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Create your own Free Homeschool Planner with printables and this simple guide.
Free Homeschool Planners to Create Your Custom Binder!
I’ve rounded up my ten favorite fun, functional, and FREE homeschool planners! Find links below to download, print, and customize
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Confused about which homeschool planner you will use for the upcoming year? Take a look at 5 of the most popular homeschool planners available and compare them side-by-side!
Find the BEST Homeschool Planner! Flip Through and Compare
I’ve rounded all the homeschool planner videos you need to make the biggest decision of your homeschool year. Okay okay,
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Amber homeschools to give her children an individualized, one-of-a-kind education that will prepare them for the future. Check out her story.
One-of-a-Kind Homeschool: Setting Our Kids Up for their Future
Amber shares her story of homeschooling to create a one-of-a-kind, individualized education for her children. Part of our series: 10 Great
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Read Erin's account of her high school experience and, ultimately, her decision to homeschool.
I homeschool because my Public School Experience Sucked.
Erin shares how her personal experiences in high school led her to choose a different path for her children. Part
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June chose a minimalist homeschool. She desires the slow, simple life homeschool can create. Read about her journey and reasons for homeschooling.
Minimalist Homeschool: I homeschool because I want a simplified life.
June celebrates her minimalist homeschool. Homeschooling allows her to live a slow-paced, simplified life with her family. Read her story.
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The unrealistic expectations of public school caused Heather's son a lot of stress and anxiety. Here's how one family handled it and why they chose to homeschool. Part of our 10 reasons to homeschool series.
Unrealistic Expectations of Public School Caused Stress & Anxiety in my Child
Read Heather’s story about coming to homeschool after the unrealistic expectations of the public school system caused stress and anxiety
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Twice exceptional children, sometimes known as 2E, have some special challenges when it comes to their education. Read Ginny's story about why she chooses to homeschool her children.
I Homeschool because… My Children are Twice Exceptional.
Ginny shares why homeschooling is the best choice for her twice exceptional children. Part of our series: 10 Great Reasons to
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Hear Kirstee's story about how her time spend homeschooling brings her family together. Part of our Reasons to Homeschool series.
Homeschool for your Family: Spending Time Together Brings Us Closer
Kirstee tells how the decision to homeschool brought her family together. Part of our series: 10 Great Reasons to Homeschool ‘Why
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10 Great Reasons to Homeschool - Why do you homeschool? Does your child have dyslexia or another learning disability? Do you have a gifted child? Was your child bullied? Find just a few of the many reasons people choose to homeschool in this article.
Reasons to Homeschool – What’s Yours?
There are so many reasons to homeschool – perhaps as many unique reasons as there are homeschool families. I’m excited
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I homeschool because: My kids have dyslexia and learning differences. A look into the life of homeschool mom, Kim, and her reasons behind choosing to homeschool her children.
I Homeschool Because… Dyslexia & Learning Differences
Kim shares why she chose homeschooling for her children with dyslexia and learning differences. Part of our series: 10 Great
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10 Free Summer Programs for kids available nationally - reading programs, national and state parks, in-store crafts, hands on maker activities, and more. Appropriate for elementary aged children! Get out and have fun this summer!!!
10 FREE Summer Programs for Kids for Fantastic FUN & Learning!
There are so many fantastic and FREE summer programs for kids available nation wide. I’ve rounded up ten of our
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Pros and Cons of Homeschool - Finding what's best for your family and not explaining it to anyone.
Pros and Cons of Homeschool: Finding What’s Best for Your Family
Making the decision to homeschool, doing what's best for YOUR family, and the fine line between explaining your decisions and
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Online Homeschool Support
100+ online groups and forums where you can find homescholers like you for encouragement, support, and resources.
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Forced minimalism. The cost of clutter and the privilege of control.
Minimalist Living, Not by Choice
Forced minimalism. The cost of clutter and the privilege of control.
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Moving through a family tragedy. Understanding and how to help.
Moving Through a Family Tragedy
Support for moving through a catastrophic loss with your family, understanding, and how to help.
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What to say and what not to say when you meet a homeschool mom
What to Say (and What Not to Say) When you Meet a Homeschool Mom
What to Say (and What Not to Say) when you Meet a Homeschool Mom - A little advice for meeting
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Print curriculum half size HACK - tutorial for printing half size in a booklet.
Tutorial: Print Curriculum Half Size for a Book or Binder
Save time, money, and space by printing your homeschool curriculum half size with this simple step-by-step tutorial. 
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Pin this - 5 Questions to ask when you're Homeschool Curriculum Shopping
Don’t Go Curriculum Shopping without Answering THESE 5 Questions!
Five important questions to ask yourself when you're shopping for curriculum. Advice from a former homeschool curriculum burnout.
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A mom's permission to take a break this summer. Do something just for YOU!
101 Reasons to Take a Break this Summer
You've read all the articles about learning through the summer. Here's one that tells you the opposite. Take a break.
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How to inspire creative play in young children.
How to Inspire Creative Play: Spark Your Child’s Imagination
Spark your child's imagination by removing distractions that get in the way of creative play. Read on to find out
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Take Learning Out with Field Trip Week
Ideas and tips about taking homeschool out of the house and into the world.
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What does child led learning really look like_ A little different every day. Come take a peek at our week of child led learning at home.
Peek at Our Week: Child Led Learning at Home
I often tag my posts and photos with #childledlearning. Today, I thought I'd give you a glimpse of what that
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Child Led Learning. It's about learning to trust your child. Transitioning to child led learning in our homeschool.
Child Led Learning is Learning to TRUST.
I can't tell you how many times in the past six months I've looked over at my husband and whispered,
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Take a Field Trip Week and have FUN Learning!
It's Field Trip Week, and I'm so psyched. The oldest and I have been toiling away for eight weeks straight.
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