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Looking for some fun family ideas and helpful homeschool advice? Check out these blogs by Heather for answers to your homeschooling questions and fun ideas to try at home.

9 tips to help your struggling reader

9 tips to help your struggling reader

For some children, learning how to read is easy peasy and seems to happen overnight.   But for the struggling reader, it feels more like ending up on the Titanic.  And when you are homeschooling or trying to help that struggling reader, you may also feel...

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How to create a great high school transcript

How to create a great high school transcript

Wondering how to create a high school transcript for your homeschooler?  You are not alone. In fact, all of the homeschool moms I know agree that figuring out how make a transcript is one part of homeschooling that seems confusing and overwhelming. And even more...

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10 easy at-home learning ideas for parents

10 easy at-home learning ideas for parents

Whether you are reading this while cooped up during the coronavirus pandemic or another time where you need to find a few new ideas for your kiddos to do at home, here are a whole bunch of easy ways for every parent to keep their children occupied for hours, sneak in...

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The inside scoop about SAT day

The inside scoop about SAT day

Wondering what to really expect on SAT day?  Recently, I decided to go take the new SAT with all of the stressed-out high schoolers. Yup. That’s how crazy we SAT tutors get! So, what was it like? Here are some helpful tips for you from inside the classroom on SAT...

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How to homeschool like a Savage Mom

How to homeschool like a Savage Mom

It started off as an inside joke at my house. Apparently, my kids decided to give me the nickname after a blunt comment popped out of my sweet little mouth one night in the kitchen during dinner prep. “Uh oh, Savage Mom is back!” I had a choice - deny it or own it....

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5 ways to help your struggling learner break free

5 ways to help your struggling learner break free

Remember the old movie Groundhog Day, where Bill Murray ends up repeating the same day over and over, with the exact same frustrating result? That’s pretty much what it feels like when your son or daughter is struggling to learn something new. Which is why I want to...

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3 questions you must ask before homeschooling

3 questions you must ask before homeschooling

Homeschooling can be an incredible way to educate your children.  Or it can make you ask, “What was I thinking and where is that school bus?" Not only are there a bunch of different styles of homeschooling, everyone seems to have strong opinions on which one of...

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