10 Days of Completely Free Curriculum in All Subjects at LifeInTheNerddom.com

10 Days of Completely Free Homeschool Curriculum by Subject

There’s certainly no shortage of homeschool curriculum to choose from, but it can get pretty pricey! Join me for the next two weeks as I share with you completely FREE homeschool curriculum, sorted by subject so that you can find what you need quickly and easily! Homeschooling can be expensive. There’s no getting around that. Most ready-made curriculum is expensive, […]

Multiplication Clip Cards at LifeInTheNerddom.com

Printable Multiplication Clip Cards

Memorizing multiplication facts is a little easier and more enjoyable when using these adorable multiplication clip cards!   These are super easy to use! Simply print onto cardstock and cut them out. If you’d like to make them self-checking, just find the answer on each card, flip it over, and put a small sticker or colored dot on the back […]

Honeybees Unit Study

  Honeybees are fascinating little creatures that can teach us a great deal about diligence and perseverance. “Busy as a bee” takes on a whole new meaning after studying the daily life of these little creatures. Here are some resources for your Honeybee unit study. This post may contain some affiliate links for your convenience, which means if you make […]

Favorite Thanksgiving Books at LifeInTheNerddom.com

Favorite Thanksgiving Books

Thanksgiving is becoming an overlooked holiday these days. Halloween gets loads of attention and then on November 1st the Christmas carols are on the radio, Christmas decorations are in the stories, and of course, the Christmas sale ads begin. Thanksgiving is difficult to make money from so the holiday gets relegated to half an aisle of cheap decorations at the […]

Wholesome Historical Fiction for All Ages at LifeInTheNerddom.com

Wholesome Historical Fiction Books for All Ages

Historical fiction is one of my favorite genres. I love being able to learn about the culture and traditions of the past through the lives of characters. It’s so much better than trying to learn through the dry paragraphs of a textbook. The time period comes alive, and it’s much easier to remember. There are so many amazing historical fiction […]

30 Wholesome Books for Middle Schoolers at LifeInTheNerddom.com

30 Wholesome Books for Middle Schoolers

Before I knew better I let my daughter read whatever she found in the “tween” section of the library. There were cute covers and fun illustrations that made the books look completely harmless. Then I picked up one of the books she had left lying on the table and read a few pages. I was shocked at what I read. […]

10 Days of Wholesome Summer Reading @ LifeInTheNerddom.com

10 Days of Wholesome Books for Summer Reading

Do you want your children to read wholesome books filled with inspiring characters worthy of emulating? Do you worry about what your children are reading and feel like you need to preview their books (especially older kids), but you just can’t find the time? If so, then you’ll want to join me over the next two weeks as I bring […]

Feeling Unqualified to Homeschool High School?

Welcome to the “What’s Your Secret Struggle Homeschool Mom?” guest post series. Today, Amy Saunders from Orison Orchards tackles one of the most common struggles that all homeschool moms face—can I really homeschool high school? My younger kids take a weekly class at our local children’s museum. Today I was talking with one of the museum employees, who seemed to […]

Help! Homeschooling is Ruining My Marriage @ LifeInTheNerddom.com

Help! Homeschooling is Ruining My Marriage!

Welcome to the “What’s Your Secret Struggle Homeschool Mom?” guest post series. Today, I’ve asked my husband to share his thoughts on how homeschooling affects our marriage. We’re more than a decade into this journey and we’ve seen some ups and downs along the way. I can say with absolute certainty that communication with your spouse is the key! Knowing […]

The Hidden Risk of Homeschool Mom Cliques @ LifeInTheNerddom.com

The Hidden Risk in Homeschool Mom Cliques

Welcome to the “What’s Your Secret Struggle Homeschool Mom?” guest post series. Today, Aimee Smith walks us through one of the top secret struggles that homeschool moms deal with – mom cliques! My heart beat faster as we walked through the door. We weren’t greeted immediately because the party was already in progress. It can be hard to know which […]