15 Steak for Summer Dinner Ideas | Renée at Great Peace #summerdinner #mealplanning #family

15 Summer Dinner Ideas for Steak

Grilling is a classic American summer past-time. It’s right up there with baseball and apple pie. When I think of grilling I think of steak. Steak is a fabulous summer dinner idea because it doesn’t take long to cook. Depending on thickness of the meat and the desired cooked temperature (doneness) you can cook up a steak in just a few minutes. This post contains […] Read More

Homeschool Moms Misconceptions in Society | Renée at Great Peace #homeschooling #ihsnet

Homeschool Moms Misconceptions in Society

Debunking the “You Must” Mentality of Homeschool Moms Misconceptions I think there are a lot of homeschool moms misconceptions in our society. Many times we get questions, or stares, or comments that just goes to show that people think they know who we are. But, in reality they do not. Most often these come in the form of “You must…” This post contains affiliate advertisment […] Read More

15 Easy to Make Summer Dinner Ideas Get Dinner On the Table With Ease | Renée at Great Peace #mealplanning #summerdinnerideas #ihsnet

15 Summer Dinner Ideas that are Easy to Make

We’re just a few days into summer. I know it seems like we are months in, but really, it’s just a few days. We’ve been doing some lazy days of summer so far. But, July is looking like it’s going to be super busy for our family. What’s happening where you are? Which is why these 15 summer dinner ideas will come in handy as I […] Read More

5 Solutions for Solving a Bad Curriculum Problem | Renée at Great Peace #homeschool #curriculum #solutions #ihsnet

5 Solutions for a Bad Curriculum Problem

What’s a homeschooling mom to do when you’ve got a curriculum problem? If you are like me, you are a homeschooling mom who is working hard to ensure you are providing your kids with the best possible homeschool curriculum and materials. I’m sure you are doing your research, talking to friends, reading expert advice, perusing the aisles at conventions and reading blog reviews. Doing all you can within […] Read More

Summer Dinner Idea: Coconut Lime Chicken | Renée at Great Peace #summerdinner #mealplanning #family

Summer Dinner Idea: Coconut Lime Chicken

Summer is heating up! I’m finding it hard to keep up with watering my flowers. I’d love to heat up the grill for some good summer time barbecue, but honestly, it’s just too hot to stand over the grill. I needed a summer dinner idea that was zesty and delicious but wouldn’t entail me standing over a hot stove or grill for half the day.  […] Read More

35 Sensational Summer Dinner Ideas | Renée at Great Peace #mealplanning #summerdinner #family

35 Sensational Summer Dinners Every Family will Love

Summer arrived with a blast of heat and humidity where I live. We went from winter to summer around here pretty quickly, with almost no spring. Once I realized it is actually summer my thoughts turned to dinner on the deck! I love sitting on the deck in the early evening with my family enjoying nature and sharing with each other over summer dinners. I […] Read More

12 Books for Teens who Love Fantasy Story Video Games | Renée at Great Peace #homeschool #teens #reading #fantasystory #ihsnet

Books for Teens Who Love Fantasy Story Video Games

Teaching homeschooled teens who are fascinated with fantasy story video games can prove to be a challenge. If it seems as if they are so engrossed with video game play that they think of little else, it can seem as if it’s impossible to get them to actively engage in any other form of learning.  But, if you meet them where they are you’ll be […] Read More

Ten Free Learning Programs for the Summer - Renée at Great Peace

Ten Free Learning Programs for the Summer

Summer is a great time for sprinklers, water guns, tree climbing and nature hikes. But it’s also a great time for no-pressure learning. Free learning programs make learning even better. Be sure to read all the way through to the end to discover all ten free learning programs.  This post is a sponsored post containing links to 3rd party sites. I’m being fairly compensated for […] Read More