Mother’s Day Activity Placemat Free Printables

Free Printable Mother's Day Activity Placemats with Two Versions (Cursive and Printing) | RealLifeAtHome.com

Mother's Day is coming up next week, so it seemed like a great time to share some Mother's Day themed printables.  I put together these Mother's Day activity placemats (though it can just be used as a printable activity page, of course) based on the design that I made last year for a set of Father's … [Read more...]

How to Work on Teaching Children about Meal Planning and Preparation {Podcast}

How to Work on Teaching Children about Meal Planning and Preparation | RealLifeAtHome.com

I've been pretty vocal in the past about my own lack of domestic skills when I moved out of my parents house at the age of nineteen as a brand new bride.  You'd think those deficits would have made me more cognizant that I needed to work on those kinds of things with my kids, but that's not the … [Read more...]

How to Help Your Homeschooling Friend with A New Baby

Have a homeschooling friend with a new baby? Help her out in these easy ways to help lighten her load!

The following post is from Shannen of Middle Way Mom:Do you remember the first days after a new baby is born? Maybe it’s been a few years, over a decade, or maybe even just a few months ago. Regardless, we all remember the days that spill into the nights, and the blur those first weeks are for … [Read more...]