If you haven’t been following along with the fire situation up here in Northern Alberta, you might have been wondering where I have gone! I wanted to pop on here and write a post just updating you on whats going on up here. update on the fire situation in northern alberta The town of High Level is still evacuated but,… Read More
Archives for May 2019
What do you think keeps your world in order?
I think you will notice two very different types of posts on this blog; the homeschooling type of posts will be well organized and clearly laid out (I hope!) and the posts on faith will be written straight from the heart with not as much thought to layout and flow (although I will try my best). I think it is… Read More
How to homeschool while holding on to your sanity
I know what you are thinking, this is not a possible task. And I’ll be the first to admit, some days it is not! We are mothers with our children around us day in and day out, the sanity is bound to leave us on occasion! But the good news is it doesn’t have to be daily. I want to… Read More
Spruce Up Your child’s spelling practice at home.
Spelling. We all need to know how to do it. Yes, even in this age of technology, little red underlines and autocorrect. While our children will have more access to autocorrect than we had, it is still important that they understand the basis of spelling. There are many ways this can be taught and practiced. I choose spelling words from… Read More
We need our army standing guard for us
As a follower of Christ, I can attest to the fact that the enemy is real. 1 Peter 5:8 reminds us that the enemy prowls around like a lion looking for who it can devour. Devour! Did you know that one of the definitions for devour is “to destroy completely”? I don’t know about you, but I don’t want to… Read More
I decided to homeschool….now whaT?
So you have made the decision to start homeschooling your child/ children! Congratulations! If you are like many, if not all, other homeschooling parents, your next thoughts will be “what are the next steps to get started homeschooling?” Next Steps to Get started homeschooling You have already made the first right step and that is to decide you want to… Read More