Homeschool Resources on Pinterest – Organized by Subject

Homeschool Resources on Pinterest - Over 75 boards organized by subject! vicki-arnold.com

It's no secret. I love Pinterest.But before we get started with this post, I want to say this: if you are struggling with comparison or guilt over things you see on Pinterest or blogs, please read the post I wrote just for you. If you are wondering what Pinterest has to do with homeschooling, please read this post.Pinterest is such a great … [Continue]

Sunday Psalms – Psalm 104:13

Sunday Psalms - Psalm 104:13

He watereth the hills from his chambers: the earth is satisfied with the fruit of thy works. - Psalm 104:13 … [Continue]

7 Tools for Cultivating Your Child’s Potential

7 Reasons 7 Tools for Cultivating Your Child's Potential by Zan Tyler Rocks! vicki-arnold.com

Have you ever read a book that was just what you needed in that season of life? This book was that for me.Back in May 2014, I attended the 2:1 blogging conference in Chicago. I had a fantastic time meeting bloggers and being encouraged in blogging, homeschooling, and parenting with purpose by the speakers.One of my favorite parts was … [Continue]

Raising Independent Learners

Raising Independent Learners - vicki-arnold.com

One of the most important goals we have in our homeschool is to raise independent learners. I will not be there to hold their hands through everything their whole life. This is why my educational philosophy lies heavily in the "teach them how to think, not what to think" category.We are in the throes of raising our kids. I don't have packaged … [Continue]

Pumpkin Pie Cinnamon Rolls

Pumpkin Pie Cinnamon Rolls recipe from Vicki-Arnold.com

My family is a huge fan of cinnamon rolls. I've made some variations over the years, but recently decided to really stretch myself and experiment some. These rolls are the first in what I hope will be many recipes.These have delicious pumpkin in the dough and pumpkin pie spices in the icing. I used canned pumpkin, but you can use home roasted, … [Continue]

Where to Buy Homeschool Curriculum

Where to Buy Homeschool Curriculum | Vicki-Arnold.com

One of the most frequently asked questions I get when people tell me they are considering homeschooling is "Where do you buy curriculum?" or "What curriculum do you use?" And I get it. I was rather unaware of what was available when I first started.Thankfully the world of homeschool curriculum has improved greatly in the time since my husband … [Continue]

Pumpkin Pie S’Mores

Pumpkin Pie S'Mores | Vicki-Arnold.com

For the second recipe in our series, I have another pumpkin goodie. I decided to combine two of fall's favorites. S'Mores + Pumpkin = Pumpkin Pie Smores.You need your typical s'more ingredients of marshmallows and chocolate, but you can't just buy pumpkin graham crackers, now can you? Well, I have a solution for you!Pumpkin Pie Graham … [Continue]

Teaching a Biblical Worldview

Teaching a Biblical Worldview | Vicki-Arnold.com

Everyone has a worldview. It is the perspective from which we view, process, and analyze our life experiences. It is a culmination of what we've been taught and what we've experienced. There is no avoiding having a worldview. It's like a brain, everyone's got one. It's how we each use it that varies.The way I see it, we have two options. We can … [Continue]