Win a One-Year Subscription from Groovy Lab in a Box!

Our friends at Groovy Lab in a Box are hosting a sweepstakes where you can win a one-year subscription! Continue Reading

2019 Homestead Plans

I told you I was going to share our plans for 2019 with you all, so here it is.  This is the first time we’ve ever put our plans and thoughts into writing, so you’ll have to bear with me Continue Reading

7 Sustainability-Based Scholarships for 2019

Do you know a high school senior who is passionate about sustainability or dedicated to choosing a college that will prepare him or her for mission-driven work? Below you will find a list of scholarships that are specifically tailored for Continue Reading

9 Back-To-School Tips For Your STEMists

*This post may contain affiliate links.  To learn more, please visit THIS page.* Whether you homeschool or send your kids to a private or public school, back-to-school time can be tough.  After a summer spent relaxing, getting into the groove Continue Reading

6 Homeschool Subjects in your Homestead Garden

Memorial Day weekend is always the unofficial start of the summer season around here. With the weather warming up, the snow is finally gone, the mud is mostly dried out and we’re ready to plant our gardens. Most of you Continue Reading

4 Skills Your Child Needs To Know Before Entering Kindergarten

*This page contains affiliate links.  To learn more, please visit THIS page.* Kindergarten is supposed to be fun and educational, and allow children an opportunity to blossom because it is usually the first time the tykes are away from their Continue Reading

Math Made Easy – 3 Ways to Interact with Math Mammoth

*This post may contain affiliate links.  To learn more, please visit THIS page.* Math Mammoth–What is it? Math Mammoth is a fun and interactive collection of digital lessons and worksheets focused on developing math skills in children of all ages. Continue Reading

Unexpected Lessons from Life of Fred

*This post may contain affiliate links.  To learn more, please visit THIS page.* ARE YOU ALREADY A FRED FAN? IF SO, WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE BOOK OR UNEXPECTED LESSON? IF YOU’RE NOT ALREADY A FRED FAN, WHAT’S AN UNEXPECTED LESSON Continue Reading

Celebrating Easter

*This post may contain affiliate links.  To find out more please visit this page.* Since we’ve started homesteading, we’ve been doing holidays a little differently than most.  One of the major ideas behind homesteading, for us, was to live a minimal Continue Reading

Disgusting Anatomy for the Science Lover

If you’ve got a kiddo like mine, they’ll love these Disgusting Anatomy kits by Fat Brain Toys. Your kids will love the sticky, squishy feel of these brains and hearts and they’ll be learning about Anatomy at the same time. Continue Reading