Handicraft || Homemade Butter

  Homemade butter is a wonderful treat as well as a rather enjoyable activity, and while perhaps a stretch to be considered a handicraft, it fits within our lifeskills/handicraft ideals we want our sons to know. Homemade butter is a great activity to do while reading through a book series such as Little House on

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7 Helpful Tips for Memory Work With Young Children

Shortly after Judah turned 3 my sister, who was living with us at the time, asked me if I wanted her to start teaching Judah some Bible verses. I hadn’t given it much thought before – I had always heard that children are like sponges and just soak up information and to teach them things

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Handicraft || Nail & String Art

This is, by far, my favorite of all the hand crafts my boys have made. My five year old made this nail string art horse head and it now proudly resides on our mantle. Both have been begging me to find more templates for them to create more nail string projects as the five year

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Creating a Homeschool Atmosphere

One of the most freeing truths I have come to embrace is that a homeschool atmosphere is not going to look like a school atmosphere. It’s different – and the freedoms a smaller, intimate atmosphere offers should be celebrated. I like homeschooling my kids. I like what I get to create in my home and

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