Books & Film - Reviews and Recommendations, Curriculum, Reviews, Planning & Products

Blueprint Homeschooling Book Review

It's that time of year! Blueprint Homeschooling by Amy Knepper is a gem that has been on my shelf for a couple of years. I always reach for it when it's time to plan! I wrote a review post two years ago, and thought now was the perfect time to freshen it up. If you… Continue reading Blueprint Homeschooling Book Review

Books & Film - Reviews and Recommendations, Curriculum, Reviews, Planning & Products

Master Books General Science 1 Review

There are so many things I like about this General Science curriculum from Master Books! Find out how our family used this for the first time. Disclaimer: I was not paid or compensated in any way to write this review. I purchased this curriculum on my own, and the thoughts and opinions are my own.… Continue reading Master Books General Science 1 Review

Books & Film - Reviews and Recommendations, Tips for Homeschooling Mamas

Answers for Homeschooling Book Review

More people are asking how to homeschool more than ever before! Homeschooling has been on a continuous increase in recent years, and now many who have never considered it are finding themselves asking questions and looking for Answers for Homeschooling. Disclaimer: I was not paid or compensated in any way to write this review. I… Continue reading Answers for Homeschooling Book Review

Books & Film - Reviews and Recommendations, Curriculum, Reviews, Planning & Products, So Many Reasons to Be a Fanatic, Tips for Homeschooling Mamas

Rewind – The Very Best of Homeschool Fanatic

A year ago this week, I started a blog. I didn't start a blog because I needed something to do, wanted to get rich, or because I think I'm the best homeschooling mom. I started a blog because I have a fire, a passion, and a drive. My goal has always been to encourage, share… Continue reading Rewind – The Very Best of Homeschool Fanatic

Books & Film - Reviews and Recommendations, Review Crew Posts

Life With Dog Movie Review

Often times, the timing is just perfect for a review. We were on our last week of school, all but a few lessons were complete, and we were experiencing our first heat wave here in coastal Carolina. Mill Creek Entertainment sent us the movie Life With Dog to watch and review at the perfect time! My teens we… Continue reading Life With Dog Movie Review

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Heroes of History – Orville Wright Review

How do you choose which book to read when given a lengthy list of fantastic titles by YWAM Publishing? Easy. Pick the one that not only can you read the amazing story but go to the place where such history was made! YWAM Publishing offered us on the Review Crew several choices from their Heroes of… Continue reading Heroes of History – Orville Wright Review

Books & Film - Reviews and Recommendations, Fun Things - Field Trips, Games, Creative Ideas

Fanatic News Flash – April

Happy Spring! We are in what I call the "short rows" of our school year. While we we continue our normal studies until Memorial Day, this time of year I like to do more games, unit studies, and field trips. Speaking of field trips - we just visited the Outer Banks of NC last weekend.… Continue reading Fanatic News Flash – April

Books & Film - Reviews and Recommendations, Review Crew Posts

Drive Thru History® – Drive Thru History® “Acts to Revelation” Review

I thought I couldn't have been happier than to have the opportunity to review Drive Thru History® as my third assignment with the Review Crew. When I found out it was Drive Thru History® "Acts to Revelation" , I was even more excited. When I come to the actual places and walk where the actual… Continue reading Drive Thru History® – Drive Thru History® “Acts to Revelation” Review

Books & Film - Reviews and Recommendations, Tips for Homeschooling Mamas

Read Across America

Read Across America Day is a nationwide reading celebration that takes place annually on March 2—Dr. Seuss's birthday. The special day did not start until 1998, so I was never a part of the celebration and activities that surround this day when I was in school. When my kids entered preschool, they celebrated the day by… Continue reading Read Across America

Books & Film - Reviews and Recommendations, Curriculum, Reviews, Planning & Products, Tips for Homeschooling Mamas

What We’re Reading in January

It's the start of a new year, and I am so excited about this month's reading choices! There are so many things I love about the new year, and new books are near the top! During the holidays, our reading fell off a bit, but that is to be expected. I am looking forward to… Continue reading What We’re Reading in January