Author: Jess

Homeschooling mama to five boys, homesteading and cultivating a home in Wisconsin.
Valentine’s Day Activities Your Kids will Love
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Valentine’s Day Activities Your Kids will Love

I have always loved celebrating Valentine’s Day with my kiddos. It doesn’t need to be fancy! You can throw together some fun Valentine’s Day activities to make the day fun and festive, without spending a lot of money…

Candy Free Valentines
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Candy Free Valentines

Most of the Valentines you see in the stores are filled with sugar-ladened, red food dye filled candy… and honestly, that is not my jam. We like to give candy free valentines that are fun without the sugar…

Interest Led Learning: less curriculum, more natural learning

Interest Led Learning: less curriculum, more natural learning

One of the most fruitful practices that we have incorporated into our homeschool is interest led learning. But when I talk about it to other moms, many of them don’t really understand what it means or how to…

Homeschool sports: finding a balance of family and sports

Homeschool sports: finding a balance of family and sports

There is a common belief among homeschooling families that if you put your kids in sports, you lose out on all your family time and give in to a life of go-go-go, busy-busy-busy. While I think this can…

Getting Kids Outside in Winter (plus FREE scavenger hunt printable!)
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Getting Kids Outside in Winter (plus FREE scavenger hunt printable!)

If you live in a place that gets cold, it can sometimes be a challenge getting kids outside in winter. Especially if you don’t really love the cold. This post contains affiliate links. Tips for getting kids outside…

CYH: Peace, not perfection

CYH: Peace, not perfection

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CYH: Wingfeather Saga – my teen’s review

CYH: Wingfeather Saga – my teen’s review

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CYH: Nature Study – Winter (with printables + book lists)

CYH: Nature Study – Winter (with printables + book lists)

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CYH: How NOT to start the new year

CYH: How NOT to start the new year

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CYH: Cultivating the soil

CYH: Cultivating the soil

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