How do you budget in the midst of uncertainty? It seems like budgeting is always at the forefront of homeschoolers' minds. The reason is that most of us are single-income families. Because of that, we know that we need to pinch pennies where we can. But, what happens when uncertainty visits your home? Disclaimer: I am not your financial advisor, please talk to your … [Read more...] about How to Budget in the Midst of Uncertainty
In our last post, we talked about how to manage and go through all of your homeschool materials as well as the books that you have. Today, I want to talk about some of the best ways to sell homeschool curriculum. Most likely you have a lot of old curriculum and homeschool books sitting around your house. You kept it because you had another child coming up through that grade and wanted to save … [Read more...] about 5 Best Ways to Sell Homeschool Curriculum
The past week I have been attempting to organize our homeschool supplies. Books, instructor's guides, new curricula that has started to come into our home. This was going extremely well until I tripped over Izzy's bone and sprained my ankle. We will get it done at some point! It is time to start organizing everything since our year is almost complete. We have so many old homeschool materials, … [Read more...] about What do you do with old Homeschool Materials?
When we talk about Financial Wellness in our homeschools, the number one question always seems to be "what are ways to save money as a homeschooler?" Most of us are single-income earners. And because of that, finding ways to save money as a homeschooler is important. Why? Because we are responsible for all the educational materials that our children use. And I know that we all want to make … [Read more...] about Top 4 Ways to Save Money as a Homeschooler
How to be financially creative with homeschool curricula. It's quite the title isn't it? What does that even mean? How to be financially creative with homeschool curricula is the skill we are going to talk about today. And it is a skill, don't let anyone tell you differently! So what is it exactly? It is the skill of saving money on homeschool curricula. Learning how to be financially … [Read more...] about How to be Financially Creative with Homeschool Curricula
When we talked about wellness in homeschool, we broke down the eight dimensions of wellness. While all eight dimensions are important, financial wellness is one of the most important in my book. Financial wellness directly correlates to whether or not you are emotionally well, whether you are happy with your environment and occupation. It connects to almost every other aspect of wellness … [Read more...] about How to Achieve Financial Wellness