10 Activities for Catholic Families in November {Printable}

November Activities for Catholic Families Printable | RealLifeAtHome.com

November can be an extra busy month as fall activities are often in full swing as well as the Thanksgiving holiday (and getting ready for Christmas).  In all of the busyness, however, I encourage you to find time to do some or all of these activities with your family.  Many are easy to do, and […]

013: From Public School to Homeschool to a Mix: Changing How We View Our Educational Ideals

From Public School to Homeschool to a Mix: Changing How We View Our Educational Ideals

It can be easy to get so set in particular ideals for any given situation, and education is no different.  When my kids were very young, I had some pretty strong opinions about education.  They got turned upside down when we felt called to start homeschooling. Six years later, they got confused again when I […]

Autumn is a Second Spring Free Art Print {Two Color Choices}

Autumn is a Second Spring When Every Leaf is a Flower {Free Art Print Download}

Even if it sometimes causes me sinus headaches and leaves me with a packed schedule, I just love the season of fall.  I love as the weather begins to get crisp.  I love watching the leaves change from green into a blanket of colorful delights.  I just love it.  In fact, I think I’ve written […]

What to Do When You’re Feeling Discouraged as a Homeschooler

When You're Feeling Discouraged as a Homeschooler

Homeschooling is such an amazing educational and lifestyle choice. The benefits of it are plentiful, and often get touted by homeschoolers. There’s another side to homeschooling, however. That other side is that homeschooling can be challenging. It can drain you mentally and physically. Even if it’s worth it, it is not an easy lifestyle to choose. On […]

St. Mary and the Rosary Printables and Worksheet Packet

Mary and the Rosary Printables Packet (42 pages!)

I am so excited about this St. Mary and the Rosary Printables and Worksheet Packet!  It started out like the St. Francis of Assisi Printables Packet, since I would like to start having a printables packet each month, but then it exploded in size.  Whereas the St. Francis packet is 14 pages long, which is […]