Love to Learn at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party

Love of Learning at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party

Welcome to the Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party! This week we are featuring pins for the love of learning and more. Enjoy, and please do stop back by each week! –> Follow Homeschool Reviews by The Curriculum Choice for more love of learning! I have the privilege of co-hosting the Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party each week […]

Young Mr. Moon Chalk Art Tutorial

Young Mr. Moon Chalk Art Tutorial - You ARE an Artist!

This is a pastel painting that I completely thought up myself. The young moon – instead of the Old Man in the Moon! Supplies: I used a medium brown construction paper and these pastel colors: light brown, white, black, light and dark blue. Start with your young moon – place him a little more than half-way up […]

St. Patrick’s Day and Spring at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party

St. Patrick's Day & Spring at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party

Welcome to the Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party! This week we are featuring pins for St. Patrick’s Day and spring learning and more. Enjoy, and please do stop back by each week! —> Follow my Easter/Spring Pinterest Board! I have the privilege of co-hosting the Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party each week with these wonderful ladies: Jamerrill […]

Helpful Homeschool Habit: Focus

Helpful Homeschool Habit - Focus

What?? Focus in a household of five children of various ages? Well, maybe not detailed, honed-in focus. But I’ll share what I mean. The past two weeks our homeschool has carried the habit of focus. If it is possible to focus in multiple ways with multiple ages. Often I have quite the distracted mama brain. […]

Dump Truck Chalk Art Tutorial

Dump Truck Chalk Art Tutorial with Bonus Toy Bulldozer Video Demonstration

This pastel should make all of you who love your Tonkas and Caterpillar trucks very happy! We are going to paint a pastel – a big dump truck chalk art– and it is easy! ~ Don’t miss the special video demonstration of a toy bulldozer at the end! You will only need three chalk pastel […]

Big Lists of Resources at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party

Big Lists of Resources at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party

Welcome to the Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party! This week we are featuring pins to big lists of resources for homeschool and more. Enjoy, and please do stop back by each week!   –> Follow my Homeschool Pinterest Board! <– I have the privilege of co-hosting the Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party each week with these wonderful […]

How Do I Get Free Subscriber-Only Art Tutorials?

Impressionism with Chalk Pastel Art - Monet's Bridge at www.hodgepodge.me

Did you know that we have FREE subscriber-only art tutorials? I have been receiving several emails lately about them. Yes, our loyal subscribers already have access to the exclusive tutorials listed below. What Are the Free Hodgepodge Subscriber-Exclusive Tutorials? Impressionism with Chalk Pastels: Monet’s Bridge Columbus Sailed the Ocean Blue Baseball and Bat Summer Trees […]

Tangled Lanterns Art Tutorial – I See the Light

Tangled Lanterns Art Tutorial - I See the Light

This art tutorial is a tribute to the wonderful movie, Tangled. I think that the lanterns that Rapunzel saw for so many years from her tower are just so beautiful! Of course she finally got to see the lanterns in person with Flynn Rider! And some chalk pastel art of the Tangled lanterns is such […]

Seuss and Science at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party

Seuss and Science at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party

Welcome to the Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party! This week we are featuring pins to celebrate Seuss and science and more. Enjoy, and please do stop back by each week! –> Follow my Sooo Seuss Pinterest board! I have the privilege of co-hosting the Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party each week with these wonderful ladies: Jamerrill @FreeHomeschoolDeals […]

True Education

True Education is teaching children how to learn

True education is teaching children how to learn, equipping them to learn, and guiding them in to their specific life-purpose by God’s design.” ~ Wisdom’s Way of Learning by Marilyn Howshall (and making sure they are warm enough and have a hat for spelling on a cold winter’s morning) Since last I shared a Collage […]

Chalk Pastel Snowman Art Tutorial

How to Draw a Snowman in Chalk Pastels

Down here in the south, we don’t have much of a chance to build a snowman because we don’t get much – if any – snow during the winter. So, in honor of our friends up north, who we understand are overly blessed with snow – we offer this simple chalk pastel snowman art tutorial. […]

How to Homeschool Multiple Ages the Frugal Way

How to Homeschool Multiple Ages the Frugal Way

Homeschoolers are frugal by nature. We have to be! Most homeschoolers are building their learning environments with one income. And a good bunch of homeschoolers are teaching more than one child. So, just how to homeschool multiple ages the frugal way? I will share my best tips with you today… My best tips for homeschooling […]