Veritas Press Self-Paced History #hsreviews

History is a tough subject to take on for me, because it is so involved and there are so many intricate details.  I think all homeschooling moms have their strengths and weaknesses, right?  When I had the opportunity to review a history course with my 4th grade daughter, I was very excited.  We chose Veritas […]

Go Science DVD Review #hsreviews

Those of you that have followed my blog for a while probably recall what a challenge teaching science is for me.  My kids love it, but I dread the gathering of supplies and the safe implementation of experiments around little ones.  I recently got review copies of two Go Science DVDs from Library and Educational Services and the videos have […]

LearningPalette.com Review #hsreviews

Math and language arts are such important parts of our homeschool that sometimes, they may be the only things we get to on a busy day.  Learning Wrap ups has an online program out for K-5th grade students called LearningPalette.com that allows students to practice skills they are learning in their main curriculum in a fun way. Students […]

The Peter Rabbit Series from Kinder Cottage

If you’re like me, one of the first classic tales you remember hearing and loving as a child is The Tale of Peter Rabbit.  We received a review copy of this title from Kinder Cottage Publishing, as well as a copy of the second book in the series, Peter Rabbit at the Farm. Kinder Cottage Publishing has simplified […]

“A Life in Balance” Review

I’m always on the lookout for new techniques to help keep my kids engaged and focus during homeschool time.  When I was given the autobiographical book A Life in Balance to review from Learning Breakthrough Program, I didn’t think I would pick up any tips, but I was wrong!  While reading through the pages, I kept making notes to […]