Help with 2/3 digit Subtraction and learning Place Values

This is one of the many great way for little minds to wrap their heads around subtraction and place values, especially if borrowing is involved. Subtraction can be difficult for little minds to understand. I can personally attest to that since I have sat many a homeschooling day with a frustrated child just wanting to … Continue reading Help with 2/3 digit Subtraction and learning Place Values

Easy way to draw a heart

This is a simple technique that can help little ones draw hearts! A very important skill for little ones to know, especially since Valentine's day is just around the corner. When my daughter was little she was like most little kids - she had trouble drawing hearts. And after a while of watching her frustration … Continue reading Easy way to draw a heart

Homeschool: building confidence over schedule

You can usually tell when your child is struggling - being a homeschool parent it gives you that opportunity to see your child when they feel vulnerable. The good thing is that it also gives you a great opportunity to help. My little girl is sensitive, and an only child, her temperament is that of … Continue reading Homeschool: building confidence over schedule

Cleaning a kids room

maybe just a little bit over-exaggerated, but pretty darn close... Our house is small, not tiny house small, but small. It becomes a little more cramped when you throw into the mix our hobbies, working from home, and homeschool. My husband also tends to fall into the hoarding category. He denies it, but my own … Continue reading Cleaning a kids room