Incorporating Notebooking into Charlotte Mason Homeschooling

When we first started out homeschooling, I rediscovered how non-crafty I really am! Unfortunately, my artsy daughter LOVED all things crafty, decorating paper, and making art pieces out of her worksheets. It wasn’t long before I learned about lapbooking. In the early years of homeschooling, like most new homeschoolers, I didn’t venture out of the… 

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Bringing Joy Back to Your Homeschool with the Charlotte Mason Method

We have been homeschooling since the beginning. I was one of those moms who actually spoke the words, “I could NEVER homeschool my children!” A few months later, we began our journey….using a “boxed curriculum.” It didn’t take long to figure out that this all-in-one set was not for us. Over the years we moved… 

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Must I Love Nature to Be a Charlotte Mason Style Homeschooler?

That was my question. I had always associated the Charlotte Mason style of educating with nature study and nature journaling. I pictured a peaceful walk hand in hand with my children down a nature trail, finding treasures like pine cones and acorns and then stopping to sketch them while the birds chirped pleasantly in our… 

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