Category Archives: Back to School

7 Solutions When a Rocky Start Threatens Your Homeschool Year

Starting a new homeschool year is so exciting! Just the thought of sharpened pencils that still have their erasers, fresh notebooks, and newly cracked books set my heart racing. Yes, I’m totally that mom. I’m also the mom who knows … Continue reading

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How to Plan Your Entire Sonlight Year and Reclaim Sunday Nights

A few years ago I found a homeschool planning method that has completely changed my life! I switched from weekly homeschool planning to planning for the entire year, and I will tell you...I will never go back! I don’t know … Continue reading

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5 Back-to-(Home)school Resolutions to Transform My Year

The bright feeling of possibility I feel at the start of the school year is unmatched, even by New Year’s Day itself. Maybe it’s my love for paperclips, folders, books, and school supplies; or maybe it’s as F. Scott Fitzgerald … Continue reading

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Back to Homeschool Traditions Forge Family Identity

I'm always amazed at the creativity of our moms! For example, in a recent post in a Facebook group*, moms were sharing back to homeschool traditions to make a first day of school special! Here are a few of my … Continue reading

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A Carrot For the New Year

I'm sending you just one picture of my eldest who got the new stuff for this year and was most excited. I have 3 kids who will be in 3rd, 1st and Kindergarten using Sonlight – the best homeschool program … Continue reading

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Nothing better than Box Day

Is there anything better than box day? Nope! I love that Sonlight makes the boxes fun to keep the kids busy while I pour over the new curriculum and beautiful books! I'm so excited to start this school year! ~Stephanie … Continue reading

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Working home school mom.

My name is Shauna G. I am a second year home school mom. This experience has been at times trying, but for the most part a blessing. I own and run a busy dog grooming shop. I spent so much … Continue reading

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