Review of the Christmas Unit Study by Homeschool Complete

Noodle and I were thrilled when we were offered the opportunity to review the Christmas Unit by Homeschool Complete.   A Unit Study is an all inclusive curriculum based on a specific theme.  The study will have activities and lessons that cover all subject areas. Although I use Seton Home Study School as the Things’ …

Accept the #BlessChallenge Here and Share in Charity

Today’s the day!! Welcome to the #BLESSCHALLENGE The goal is to spread compassion and charity. During November, we all reflect on the blessings we have been granted, whether it be by creating Thankful Trees, “I Am Thankful” journals, or Thank You cards. This year, the Things want to CHALLENGE you to a different way of …

Halloween and All Saints’ Day (Catholic Homeschooling)

Being Traditional Catholics,  the Things and I are often asked if we celebrate Halloween.  The short answer is, “Yes.”  We just modify.  First you must understand the history of All Hallows Eve, the original name of the “holiday”. A common misconception is that the Catholic Church used this particular date, October 31, to suppress a …