Art Class with the Kiddos

We kicked off our homeschooling year with an acrylic painting session on sunflowers. It was the kids’ first time painting with (my) acrylic paints. We had planted sunflowers, on purpose and by accident, in our garden and in the chicken run, so we have plenty of inspiration! After a brief description of how acrylic paints work and a little demo by mom, the kids took off on their own! I think they did a great job!

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Adorable Clipboards and Workspace Organization – Wildflowers and Marbles

I just love the look of this set up on this recent post by Wildflowers and Marbles! I’m going to be looking for adorable clipboards like this myself – I need pretty organizational supplies just to motivate me to get things done!

Mobile Workspace: Erin Condren Clipboards

 

Homeschooling: a light at the end of the tunnel

I recently found Wildflowers and Marbles and I just love her website. She just posted one with such beautiful images of her schoolroom, along with some tips, that I wanted to share…

Homeschooling: 3 Things That Will Take You to the Finish Line

Beginning each homeshooling day with faith…

I just ran across this blog and post by School of Immaculata. It’s a beautiful website with lots of information I’m looking forward to reading myself! I thought I would share the post and link with you here.

Why is faith the first subject every day?

Four Ways to Prioritize as a Homeschooling Mom

This was a very helpful article to read, published by Seton. I struggle a lot with organization… I want to be organized and I like organization, and I do not function well in an unorganized house. But I also am not great at prioritizing what is most important every day, so this was a good read for me.

4 Ways to Prioritize as a Homeschool Mom, & Minimize Your Schedule