Atlanta History Center Homeschool Days

Homeschool Days at The Atlanta History Center

Last weekend we spent a marvelous time at the Atlanta History Center. Folks, this place is a gem! We have been on a family trek within an hour’s drive to learn more about our local history. Yes, the school year ended but we are still taking field trips, studying and learning about Georgia history. Specifically […]

Be Inspired at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party

Be Inspired at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party

Sometimes we just need to be inspired in our homeschool journey! I hope that the pins fellow homeschoolers shared last week will inspire you! –> Follow Curriculum Choice’s Encouragement Board! Welcome! I have the privilege of co-hosting the Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party each week with these wonderful ladies: Jamerrill @FreeHomeschoolDeals Jenn @ Daze of Adventure […]

Creative Pinterest Boards for Homeschool Lunch

Creative Pinterest Boards for Homeschool Lunch at Hodgepodge

Lunch. Homeschool lunch. Is it that time already?? I am always needing inspiration. So I have been searching and browsing and I have found some really creative Pinterest boards for homeschool lunch! There’s really no reason why we can’t do an edible cell for lunch or a human skeleton made out of veggies. And many […]

10 Educational Instagram Accounts to Follow

Favorite Educational Instagram Accounts to Follow

I have always loved taking photos. That is just one reason why I enjoy Instagram so much. I also enjoy following educational Instagram accounts. Learn something new each day! I was telling Hodgepodgedad about Atlanta History Center’s Instagram – over date night last weekend. Interesting how some of my favorites to follow are mostly educational […]

Organization and Planning at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party

Organization and Planning at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party

Welcome! Are you organizing your homeschool space? Planning the new school year? This week I am featuring resources for just that! –> Follow Curriculum Choice’s Homeschool Organization board! I have the privilege of co-hosting the Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party each week with these wonderful ladies: Jamerrill @FreeHomeschoolDeals Jenn @ Daze of Adventure Toni @ The […]

IKEA for Homeschool – Organization Update

IKEA for Homeschool - organization galore!

Are you organizing? Both July and late December seem to be THE organizational times for us. Both being before back-to-school times. I recently had a question from my friend Pamela on our IKEA for homeschool organization. And I asked if I could share her question here since it was about time for an organizational update. […]

Favorite Books for an Eight-Year-Old Girl

Favorite Books for an Eight-Year-Old Girl - by Littlest Girl at Hodgepodge

Today, I introduce you to our Littlest Girl of the Hodgepodge. She will be sharing many different types of things here in the future. She is a lover of books, nature and all things sharks! Today she shares her very favorite books with all eight-year-old girls out there.  My Favorite Books: In Grandma’s Attic 1-2 […]

Homeschool Planning at Hodgepodge

Homeschool Planning and Goal Setting

A round up of all my posts on homeschool planning here at Hodgepodge! First off, I do plan our homeschool year in rough form. I explain that time in detail in my Annual Planning and Goal Setting habit. But I honestly do not plan our year weekly. I: look at our resources, gather what we […]

Chalkboard of Summer Prompts

Chalkboard of Summer Prompts at Hodgepodge

I love chalkboard. I also appreciate a good list. And so we created a chalkboard of summer prompts. A combination of the two! Simple. Actions verbs. Encouraging us all to be creative!   It’s nothing fancy but when I shared it on Instagram and Facebook, there were several friends interested. So I thought I’d expand […]

Field Trips at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party

Field Trips at The Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party www.hodgepodge.me

Welcome! —> Follow Homeschool Field Trips Pinterest board by The Curriculum Choice.   What is the Ultimate Homeschool Pinning Party? *If you are a blogger this is a great way to share your content, increase your followers, and have your pins repinned! *If you are NOT a blogger this is a great party to find […]

Free Things to Do This Summer

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In continuation of our Free and Frugal Atlanta Summer Staycation theme, our friends at Homeschool.com have a wonderful list of… 101 Things to Do This Summer (our art tutorials are listed as #98!) Learn about cotton candy, learn to play an instrument, make watermelon ice… In addition, they are offering a free summer homeschool magazine. […]

Helpful Habit: Celebrate a Good End to the Homeschool Year

Helpful Habit - Celebrate a Good End to the #Homeschool Year www.hodgepodge.me

We are at a repeat of where we were this time last year. “Are you feeling it too? The calendar is clearing up. There’s white space on the page, flip flops by the back door and blue skies outside! Choir, church activities, drama troupe have all ended for the year for us. Some subjects are […]