Summer Reading for My 13-Year-Old Girl

I’ve been planning the summer reading for my soon-to-be 8th grader. Most of our summer reading is fun, fantastical, magical, and adventuresome. There are a few mystery selections and some historical fiction as well. I know she’ll enjoy these selections as she solves mysteries and journeys to magical lands. Fortune’s Magic Farm Girl Who CouldRead more

Virtual School vs. Homeschooling

Sometimes it’s not really homeschooling. We need to stop and back up for a moment. The face of homeschooling has changed over the years. But at the core, homeschooling is still the same – it’s parents taking charge of their children’s education and paving a new road for their children’s futures. Homeschooling is not justRead more

Why You Should Attend a Homeschool Convention

It’s convention season! There are homeschool conventions all across the country at this time of year. And I have to admit that I’ve attended more than my fair share of conventions. I’ve attended conventions in a total of six different states. I love me a homeschool convention! So whether you’ve never attended a convention orRead more

How Homeschooling Is Taking Over My House

I have my dream homeschool room. I seriously love it! It’s practically perfect. If you’d like a tour, see this post…… However, in the last two years, I’ve found that homeschooling is taking over my entire house. Homeschooling spills out into every room in my 3-story house. It’s making my little organized self a tinyRead more