In an effort to simplify our home, I've been working to use our Instant Pot more for dinners. It's such a good little work horse and has made dealing with food allergies much easier. Someday, I might even get around to sharing our super delicious IP coconut milk yogurt recipe. I digress. Meals are a frequent occurrence at our house because my … [Read more...]
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Homeschool Mom Friendships "We are hungry for the sustenance of sturdy, deep friendships, but we are fed an idea of friendship that is neither nourishing nor satisfying. Friendship can and must be so much more." — Sally Clarkson (Girls' Club: Cultivating Lasting Friendship in a Lonely World) Motherhood and Community A beautiful part of … [Read more...]
Today's episode of Cultivating Grace is sponsored by: The Homeschool Garden Charlotte Mason Inspired Morning Time Plans for Busy Families Listen here: Finding Joy in the Story You are In Hey, it's Rachel from Finding Joy. When I was a little girl, we used to go to Southern Minnesota to visit my grandpa and grandma. My grandparents were … [Read more...]
Today's episode of Cultivating Grace is sponsored by: Listen here: How to Work from Home and Homeschool Are you a homeschooling mom who would like to earn an income, but still enjoy the freedom of homeschooling your children? Hello, my name is Alexis Matthews from Virtual Assistants Making Money. I'm a mother of six and homeschool … [Read more...]
Beauty is about picturing God’s unchanging goodness and daring to bring it into my own small, dusty days. - Sally Clarkson, The Lifegiving Home Bringing beauty into our dusty days is one reason Charlotte Mason was so intent on mother's keeping their lives full of education. Charlotte Mason motherhood is in keeping with education as a life and … [Read more...]
Listen here: If you are homeschooling Mom using the Charlotte Mason philosophy, the ultimate goal of cultivating your children’s character is instilling good habits. As homeschooling parents, it is our responsibility to ensure we are consistent with disciplining our children. And, consistency with Charlotte Mason training is key to its … [Read more...]
Today's episode is brought to you by Audible. Get your free Audible Trial here. Listen here: Four Main Truths that Need to be Fastened like Nails in Every Child's Heart This is Dr. Mark Hamby here at Lamplighter Ministries. Got some exciting things to share today. God's word is very profitable to us. It goads us, it guides us and it … [Read more...]
Today's episode is brought to you by Audible. Get your free Audible Trial here. Listen here: Hello. This is Rachael Carman from rachaelcarman.com, and I wanted to talk to you today about that child because that child is my passion. Before I get on to that, I want to thank you, Lara, for having me on today. I'm so delighted to come and speak … [Read more...]
Advent Morning Time Plans We do Holiday Homeschool around here. Since it's my own coined term, I explain that further down. That means during Advent, our studies are basically our morning time homeschool plans with reading and math added on 4 days a week. We use A Gentle Advent, the Advent session from The Homeschool Garden, for our morning time … [Read more...]
We are breaking from our usual homeschool content because I regularly get asked about starting a blog, how to grown one, and what it takes to make an income from blogging. There is no better time to start a blog than Black Friday/Cyber Monday because of all the sales. For starters, if you're looking to make money quickly, blogging is most likely … [Read more...]