Weekend links

weekend links

We had such a special time hanging out with the Oxenreider family last weekend--watching our kids build snow forts together, taking walks, chatting over a meal - an awesome day! 16 middle school homeschool blogs you should be following :: From … [Continue reading]

Seeds and saplings

Seeds and saplings

The following is a guest post written by Annie Reneau of Motherhood and More. “We can think of ourselves not as teachers but as gardeners. A gardener does not 'grow' flowers; he tries to give them what he thinks they need and they grow by … [Continue reading]

Embracing a credit based system for high school

Tips for transitioning to a credit-based homeschooling system

The following post is written by contributor Cheryl Pitt of CherylPitt.com. Homeschooling high school often marks a big transition in the way we homeschool our children. They go from babes at Mama's feet to independent, self-directed learners. … [Continue reading]

How to homeschool: Links to help you get started

How to homeschool ~ SimpleHomeschool.net

Jamie Martin, editor of Simple Homeschool, also blogs about motherhood at Steady Mom I was CLUELESS about homeschooling several years ago. It seemed like something "strange" people did with their kids. My, my--how life has changed. But even … [Continue reading]

Weekend links

weekend links

Trishna (age 10) still loves our Green Kid Crafts subscription What if we all stopped comparing? :: From contributor Kara Anderson of Quill and Camera Gold medalist Jamie Anderson's mom: I didn't push my kids 'to read and write' :: … [Continue reading]

Weekend giveaway: $240 Magic School Bus Science Club subscription from Educents

Educents homeschooling deals

This giveaway has ended; thanks for your interest! Welcome to this weekend's giveaway, brought to you by Educents: "Have you heard of Educents? It's the first flash-deal website that discounts homeschooling curriculum and educational … [Continue reading]

When everyone is falling apart …

When everyone is falling apart ...

The following is a guest post written by Lisa Kremer of Life is a Journey. I can't think of many things in life more stressful than selling your house and moving. Add to that six busy homeschooled kids. Add to that the fact that this is our … [Continue reading]