Debunking the Myths – Part 3

Myth – My child won’t learn as well as he/she would in a traditional school. Reality – As a homeschooling parent, I have found that my children learn MORE when I engage them in things that they are interested in. When children are in a public school setting, its about the entire class, not the individual […]

Where is summer vacation hiding??

We have hit that time of the year, where parents and kids alike are ready for the end of the school year. Teachers are more than ready for summer vacation to arrive. This year, the great home school experiment has been… interesting. We have had great days and bad days, in between days and days […]

Busting the Myths – Part 2

Myth – Because you were home schooled, you will never  be able to go to college or get a decent job. Reality – FALSE! I am walking proof of this one folks! It frustrates me because the myth is the complete opposite. I was home schooled from mid-6th grade through 12th grade. After that, I […]

Trudging through day by day

Every home school parent goes through this moment – the moment where you question your sanity and wondering why in the world you thought this was a good idea in the first place. I have had those moments several times over the past couple of months myself!  Sometimes I grumble through the mornings ( I am […]

Home Schooling does not have to be expensive!

One of the biggest things parents run into when they decide to home school are finances. It can take a little juggling, and sometimes feeling like you might need to sell a kidney on the black market. BUT, if you do some searching and connect with other home school families, sometimes you can find what […]