Meet the 2022-2023 Blog Team
As we kick off the 2022-2023 school year, our Blog Team is looking forward to sharing some fabulous product reviews with you!
If you're a blogger and think you might like to join us, we accept applications all year long. Feel free to check out our expectations here and let us know if you'd like to be considered for the team.
We thought you might like to meet the current members of our Blog Team who will be sharing their experiences. We have a diverse group of bloggers this year, from new mommies just starting out with their little ones to older moms with grandchildren. They blog about a wide variety of topics including homeschooling, supplemental learning for public school, parenting, homemaking, homesteading, organization, money saving tips, encouragement, faith, and more. They would love it if you would visit their blogs and say hello!
The Art Kit
Dana is a mama to her sweet little ones and owner of The Art Kit, where she blogs about all things crafty and fun. Join the adventure and discover fun new printables and activities, money-saving deals, homeschooling tips and tricks, and even woodworking videos!
The Brave Homeschooling Mama
Michelle is a school teacher turned homeschool mom. She has two kids, ages 14 and 7. She makes homeschooling videos to help new homeschool parents navigate the homeschool world. She reviews curriculums, gives encouragement, and tons of ideas on day-to-day homeschooling on her YouTube channel, The Brave Homeschooling Mama.
Crunchy Mama DFW
Lauren is a wife and self-proclaimed crunchy mama to three children who are equally responsible for her tired eyes and very full heart. She blogs about DFW adventures, DIY projects that double as learning opportunities, cooking, and business at Crunchy Mama DFW.
Kathryn is currently a stay-at-home mom, and homeschools six of her children. She graduated her oldest recently! She has a degree in Zoology and a passion for animals and education. She shares about life, family, kids, and product reviews on her blog Cummins Life.
Dash of Home
Ashlee is a homeschool mom of three. Not only does she homeschool but she works full time out of the home and runs two small businesses. She shares her latest and greatest tips, resources, and reads at Dash of Home. So much goodness all in one place!
Natasha homeschools her 5 girls still left at home. On her YouTube channel, Educational Roots, you will find lots of curriculum flip-throughs and reviews, updates on their homeschool journey, thrift hauls, and general homeschool videos.
Farmhouse on Third
Allison shares day-in-the-life videos, homemaking, and DIY projects on her YouTube channel, Farmhouse on Third.
Flanders Family Home Life
Jennifer is a wife of 35 years, mother of 12, grandmother of 16 (with 3 more due before year's end), and veteran homeschooler. She blogs about faith and family at Flanders Family Home Life, where you'll find a wealth of free printables, including calendars, chore charts, coloring pages, educational games, drills, and activities.
Homeschool and Humor
Richie Soares is the owner and creator of Homeschool and Humor. She is a homeschool mom who also travels around 50% of the year. Her primary goal at Homeschool and Humor is to share her experiences to serve as a resource and inspiration for your family traveling adventures along with your own homeschool journey.
Jennifer is a wife, mother of 6, and homeschooler. She blogs about education and family life at Homeschool Happenings.
Amanda is a homeschool mom to 3 children. She loves reading and getting outside to take learning out of the box with them. She blogs about homeschooling, family, books at Hopkins Homeschool.
Inside Our Normal
Cynthia is a speaker, writer and homeschooling mom of 3. With a variety of learning disabilities and challenges across her 3 kids, her homeschool requires outside the box ideas. She loves working with other homeschool parents, encouraging them to create the perfect education plan at Inside Our Normal.
Just a Mom Trying to Make It Happen
Hilary is a married mother of 2. She has recently successfully finished her third year homeschooling. With all that is happening in the public schools, will never be going back to a brick and mortar school. She enjoys blogging about the challenges of homeschooling, therapy sessions for her ASD son and raising a competition dancer at Just a Mom Trying to Make It Happen.
Laura is a second-generation homeschooler, a professional organizer, and a life-long learner. She blogs about simplicity for the home and family at Laura Noelle.
Life in the Mundane
Katie is a wife and homeschool mom of 6 kids. Life is crazy at her house but one thing she has learned is that the meaningful events in life happen in the mundane moments. She shares homeschool resources that will help you in your homeschooling and resources that will help you in your Biblical parenting so that you can make the most of the little moments at Life in the Mundane.
Little Earthling Blog
Renee is the mom to 14 kids and grandma to four beautiful grandchildren who live in New Zealand. She loves to read, write and knit. She is a birth photographer by night and Super (exhausted) Mom by day. She blogs about large family life, homeschooling, special needs at Little Earthling Blog.
Little Learner and Mom
De-Shaun is homeschooling and loving it! She helps families find fun ways to educate their children on her blog, Little Learner and Mom.
Making Everyday Magic
Shanna is a secular homeschooler and mom of 2 girls in the Houston, Texas area. She shares about homeschooling, home life, and family fun on her YouTube channel Making Everyday Magic.
MaryAnne lives in California with her husband and their four children. She loves family time, hands-on learning activities, and anything creative. MaryAnne blogs about crafts, education, parenting, and family travel at Mama Smiles.
The Millennial Homemaker
Claudia is a Christian wife and mommy to three little princesses. On The Millennial Homemaker channel she shares their journey of homeschooling, everyday homemaking, and everything Christ-centered.
Erin is a homeschooling mom of 5. She shares funny homeschool moments, travel adventures, local events, frugal finds, and more at her blog, Mommy Octopus.
Mommy of Mayhem
Tiffany is a mama of two incredible little boys, and wife of her middle school sweetheart . She blogs about Christian motherhood, clean eating, at parenting/kids activities at Mommy of Mayhem.
A Mom's Quest to Teach
Kristen is a housewife and mother to a stepson and two younger children. She is a certified social studies teacher and has worked as a volunteer at a National Park site, in the education department of a metropolitan zoo, and as a high school history teacher. She blogs about homeschooling, books, crafts, holidays, and history at A Mom's Quest to Teach.
The M Word
Melissa is a homeschooling mom of three and a wife of a firefighter. She and her children are starting their third year of homeschooling. She shares tips and information on homeschooling, motherhood, and homemaking on her YouTube channel, The M Word, and Instagram. She also provides a glimpse into her life as she navigates all things homeschool, motherhood, and life in general.
The Oaxacaborn Blog
Gina is a Mexico-born, Eastern Europe-raised missionary kid who ended up in Nashville, Tennessee. A long-time blogger and second-generation homeschooler, Gina spends her days full of coffee and adventures while helping her asynchronous eleven-year-old with Chinese and Greek homework, and helping her toddler read his favorite board books. She blogs about gifted education, neurodiversity, homeschooling, and books at The Oaxacaborn Blog.
One Luckey Wife
Daisy is a stay-at-home mom. She blogs about homeschool, crochet, and cross-stitch at One Luckey Wife.
Project Happy Home
Tanya is a bookworm, MD, JD, expert eyeroller, and homeschooling mom of 3 delicious hooligans. She shares information on secular homeschooling, parenting a child with ADHD, planning, and essentialism on her YouTube channel Project Happy Home.
Siblings Ethan, Justin, Ashley, and Brandon host the QuadSquad YouTube channel where they share fun videos for the whole family. Science experiments, cooking, crafts, brain building games, and much more.
Roads to Everywhere
Karla is a coffee-drinking, book-loving adventurer. She is married to her college sweetheart and a veteran homeschool mom of two. She blogs about road trips, the simple life, fiction, and faith at Roads to Everywhere.
So Every Day
Lacey is a mom of 6. She blogs about parenting, homeschooling, faith, and everyday living at So Every Day.
Heather, her husband, and their five children call the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia home, where they homeschool and homestead. Heather has homeschooled her children from the beginning and enjoys an eclectic style of teaching. You can find her on her blog, Thrift Schooling helping to encourage families looking to homeschool on a budget.
Wait 'Til Your Father Gets Home
Meredith lives in Georgia with her little family of five. She blogs about homeschooling and family life at Wait 'Til Your Father Gets Home.