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Self Care For Homeschoolers

I have been asked, by many caring and concerned people, if I have planned to make time for me, thought of ways to keep my stress levels down, while homeschooling my wild boy. 60 more words


Marveling Over Marvelous Women

I wrote about you being Wonder Woman, whether you’re ready to accept that title or not.  And ever since I keep noticing how incredible the women around me truly are. 598 more words


Homeschool for high school?

We bumped an old discussion from 2012 on the best homeschooling programs for high school. The information was good then and we’ve added some new comments this week.   34 more words

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Our Homeschool Curriculum

“When one teaches, two learn” Robert Heinlein

“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” William Butler Yeats

I often get asked what curriculum we use for our homeschool. 507 more words


Home School 'Class Pets'

The other day…during outside playtime, my daughter Nixi and I discovered a baby snail stranded in the middle of our sandbox lid.  It must’ve felt like no ‘mans’ land to the little critter– I’m sure he was almost bird feed. 239 more words

Chinese New Year - February 10, 2016

Happy Year of the Monkey!
Our group got together to celebrate the Chinese New Year at Tyrell Park’s Botanical Gardens this week. Everyone brought delicious homemade Chinese foods, and crafts for the kids. 110 more words


Chinese Jump Rope

Oh my goodness – my girlie has jumprope-itis! I loved Chinese jump rope as a kid and was sadly disappointed when we moved to a much smaller town where no one – absolutely no one – jumped rope. 310 more words

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