How to Make Digital Curriculum Work for Your Homeschool
May23

How to Make Digital Curriculum Work for Your Homeschool

There are a number of problems homeschoolers have in using digital curriculum. I’ve had them myself! But now that I have the solutions, I’m excited about using digital curriculum again. I can’t wait to share the solutions I’ve discovered.   Listen to the the podcast or watch on YouTube Links print mission manuals for Grammar Galaxy I interviewed Beth Napoli about cool webtools for students A laser printer...

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Great Summer Learning Ideas for Homeschoolers
May16

Great Summer Learning Ideas for Homeschoolers

It’s almost summer and that means it’s time to plan for summer learning. Whether you homeschool year-round or need ways to keep your home education going during the lazy days of summer, I’ve got you covered.  LISTEN TO THE PODCAST, READ THE BLOG POST or WATCH ON YOUTUBE Links UltimateRadioShow.com for new homeschooling podcasts Learn Math Fast (use code SANITY5 or SANITY10 for a discount). Join me at the Psychowith6...

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Easy Ways to Add Music to Your Homeschool
May09

Easy Ways to Add Music to Your Homeschool

The benefits of a music education are numerous and include intellectual, emotional, physical, and social advantages for children who receive it. But with so many subjects we want to teach in our homeschooling, it can be challenging to find the time. I am excited to share some easy ideas for adding music to our homeschools that I learned from Gena Mayo of MusicInOurHomeschools.com. LISTEN NOW READ THE BLOG POST OR WATCH ON YOUTUBE...

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Digital Alternatives to Traditional Student Projects
Apr18

Digital Alternatives to Traditional Student Projects

Are your kids excited about writing an old-fashioned book report or creating a tri-fold board to show off what they’ve learned? Those standby projects will probably never disappear, but as homeschoolers who want to prepare students for the future, there are amazing digital alternatives! You’ll want to listen to this episode to learn all about them.   Want to read this podcast as an article? READ HERE Or WATCH ON...

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A Saner Approach to Charlotte Mason Homeschooling
Mar21

A Saner Approach to Charlotte Mason Homeschooling

I know you’ve heard of the Charlotte Mason approach to education, but do you really know how to make it work for your family? I didn’t before my interview with Cindy West. You don’t want to miss it! LISTEN NOW Want to read this podcast as a blog post? READ HERE or SUBSCRIBE ON ITUNES or ON STITCHER I have an apology and an invitation. The apology is that if you texted to receive Barb Raveling’s Bible study last...

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Questions to Ask When Choosing Curriculum
Jun14

Questions to Ask When Choosing Curriculum

This is the time of year when I am cleaning out my bookshelves and making decisions on curriculum for next year. I have questions I’ve learned to ask myself before I choose new curriculum and I realized that they could be helpful to you. I’m looking forward to sharing them in a bit, but first I would love to have you join me at Homeschool Sanity on Facebook. I love sharing articles, entertaining photos, and engaging...

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