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How We Use IXL In Our Homeschool (Review)

If you are looking for peace of mind that you child is achieving their necessary milestones, IXL is a great addition to your homeschool. No matter the learning style that you are using in your homeschool, it can be very useful for helping you evaluate what skills your child is excelling at and where they […]

How We Use CattleMax for Record Keeping

Cattle records, what kind of records would you keep on cattle? On our ranch, we have a purebred and commercial herd.  With purebred herds there is always more of a record keeping requirement; therefore, we decided to also keep detailed records on our commercial herd so that we are managing all of our cattle the […]

Ranch Life: Morning Chores in the Winter

Today, we woke up to about 5 inches of fresh snow and sunshine!  I have to admit, it was nice to see some snow.  Between breaking records for being so warm in December and having very little snow, this now feels a little bit more like winter.  Fresh snow means we get to shovel during […]

A Stress-Free House Cleaning Schedule

As a homeschool mom, we can sometimes feel like our home is the last to be looked after. The endless loads of laundry, the bathrooms that need cleaning and the closest that are exploding.  Here are some of my tips on how to feel like you aren’t always behind on your house cleaning.  First, I […]

5 Steps to Finding a Rhythm In Your Homeschool Routine

I get asked frequently about how we make homeschooling work on a ranch so I want to give you a glimpse into our “typical” homeschool routine. Of course on a ranch, it seems like no day is typical. However, I try to keep a similar rhythm to each day so that the boys know what […]