Valentine Traditions

Found an old post, and gave it an little update. Let the Valentine’s fun begin! #homeschoolmom #familytraditions #familylifestyle

A New Beginning in 2018

Hello old friends, There is something about the day after Christmas that gets me ready for spring cleaning and the New Year.  Maybe it is the great desire to store up all the Christmas clutter, I mean, decorations, and make room for all the new toys and clothing. How about you? I tore through my…

Homeschool Goal #3

Continuing my list, #3 homeschool goal for the new school year is to spend more creative art time with the kids.  Doing lots more hands-on art projects for science and history. Plus working on some themed paintings. There truly is something soothing about putting on some classical music and breaking out the acrylic paints and…

Our Homeschool Year Comes to an End

The day has officially arrived! This day marks the end of our school year! I must admit, it was the toughest homeschool year I ever had. It had nothing to do with my teaching my kids at home, but it was the outside commitments that had me running hard this school year. So, I am…

Sketches of my Treasures

There are a few things in this world that I greatly treasure. My three kids are some of those treasures. So, when my son had a birthday recently, my heart stopped when I opened the cover of a sketchbook gift. It was a gift from one of my son’s friends and his mom, my Artist…

What 2016 Brings!

I can’t believe it has been a full year of The Romantic Homeschooler! Now I have to admit. I have held back, a lot. I am naturally an introvert and have been  working on sharing what I know. Why? Well,…because I feel it is fun to share ideas and to share some of our skills….

The Day After Christmas

So here it is, the day after Christmas. The day after all the preparing. All the Christmas gifts we hoarded in our closets, all the treats shared between friends, neighbors, and family, and the big Christmas dinner. Today, we top off the recycle bin with empty cardboard boxes and wrapping paper. Fill the trash with…

Merry Christmas From Our House!

It’s hard to believe Christmas is here. I feel like it came so quickly that I had no real time to prepare, time to slow down and enjoy every moment. (Like I did last year.) But, this morning as we all wake up with the excitement of opening presents. I let go of all those…

Our Family’s Top 10 Favorite Christmas Traditions!

Traditions, Traditions, Traditions! That’s what this time of year is all about. Right?! Funny how I never really thought I had traditions like I mentioned in an earlier post.  But our family is full of them. So, I though, why not share some of my favorite traditions with you? You may already have some of…