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Back from a break

Wow! I cannot believe it’s been so long since I last wrote an email or post through Simply Following. I wasn’t planning on taking such a long break from this…

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Teaching your child to read – What I’ve used to teach all my kiddos

The first overwhelming choice you have when you start homeschooling from the beginning is typically, “How am I going to teach my child to read?”. Some parents even put their…

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Homeschooling Wisdom for the Middle School Years – Guest Post Michelle

First and foremost, I just want to start by saying that I am not anyone special.  I don’t have a long list of credentials or anything in particular that qualifies…

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Homeschooling Multiple Kids – Our 2020 Routine

One of the most asked questions I get is: How do you balance homeschooling 5 kids? If you didn’t already know, I have five kids from 5th grader down to…

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Up coming Homeschool night! August 20, 2020

Our next homeschool night is coming soon! I am so excited to announce that it will be August 20, 2020 at 6:30pm-8:30pm. It will be located at 1489 Village Way…

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The Good and the Beautiful Math Level 1 – up close and first thoughts

If you are looking for a hands-on math, that lays everything out for you in an easy to follow way, you’ve got to check out The Good and the Beautiful…

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Homeschooling in small spaces – a real life look

Before we get into this post, I want to prepare you…it won’t be a Pinterest perfect area. 😉 I’m a real mom, with 5 kiddos who are like little tornados…

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The Good and the Beautiful Math 3 – up close and first thoughts

In over 5 years of homeschooling my own children, plus being homeschooled all the way through myself, I have been through a lot of different math programs. The one that…

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Making History Come Alive For Kids – Guest Post Charlene Notgrass

Our Family Story Writing books about history is a dream come true for my husband Ray. He grew up around words. His daddy Wes worked at the local Columbia, Tennessee,…

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The Good and the Beautiful level K – thoughts, tips, and up close look

Do you have a more reluctant learner? Who isn’t really interested in learning to read? Or maybe you have a child who can’t wait to read and is itching to…

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