So, You’re a Homeschooler Now

So, You’re a Homeschooler Now

The ranks of the homeschooling have grown exponentially in the last, well, yesterday. Maybe you find yourself making a face like Saint Anne here 😒. As an accidental homeschooler myself (for the past twelve years) I figured I’d share a few tips on how we manage...
The Secret to Teaching Kids to Read is . . .

The Secret to Teaching Kids to Read is . . .

The secret part is step number four, which involves understanding that not all kids start reading as early as you’ve been led to believe. But since there are five steps that I’ve followed to get my kids reading, I figure we should probably start with...
Uniforms for Homeschool? Three reasons why we do.

Uniforms for Homeschool? Three reasons why we do.

If you are like many people who follow me on Facebook or Instagram, you are wondering what is up with my kids wearing uniforms for homeschool. I know. I know. It seems somehow un-homeschoolish, doesn’t it? Maybe not wanting to stress about if you and your kids...
Homeschooling is a Scary Proposition

Homeschooling is a Scary Proposition

It’s the last installment of homeschool week on the blog. For earlier posts see here and here and here. Today we’ll be looking at some obstacles to homeschooling, and how to overcome them, if you feel like homeschooling is something you’d like to...
Homeschooling for Beginners

Homeschooling for Beginners

All this week, I’m sharing questions I’ve received from readers about homeschooling, and my answers to those questions. Just in case they might help you decide if homeschooling is right for your family. See the first installment here. Today’s...