Myth – Kids who are home schooled have no social skills. Reality – FALSE! Children who are home schooled have excellent social skills. Now, as I type this – I will remind my readers that not ALL kids have excellent social skills, public school, home school or private schooled. There are children who have autism, […]

Gold Star Mother’s Day

June 23, 1936, thanks to a  joint congressional resolution that designated the last Sunday in September as Gold Star Mother’s Day. It has been proclaimed annually by each president.  In 2011, President Barack Obama amended the day to “Gold Star Mother’s and Family’s Day.” The American Gold Star Mothers, Inc. was incorporated in 1929 and obtained […]

Going for Gold..

The new school year just started. Literally, just started here, and I already feel burned out! Homeschooling children is not for the faint of heart! While we are working our way back into a schedule, I keep telling myself “it is going to get better.” I know it will, but we are not quite ready […]