17 April 2013 ~ Comments Off

Grading With a Purple Crayon Review

Last year I received the book Grading With a Purple Crayon for review. The subtitle is “A Developmental Approach to High School Composition for Homeschooling Families” and the book was written by Dena M. Luchsinger. All I can say is “Wow” and “Oh, how I wish I had had this book sooner!” The book is […]

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21 June 2012 ~ Comments Off

Math is Fun for All Ages

I found this website called Math is Fun.  Most of the time when you find an interactive website it is mostly for younger children learning their basic facts.  This website tackles Algebra and Geometry too! Your choices here are: Data Geometry Puzzles Money Algebra Numbers Games Dictionary Worksheets Measurement This site is different than any […]

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16 August 2011 ~ Comments Off

Cheap Homeschool Resources

In these economic times cheap homeschool resources are always a good idea. Homeschool Moms are know to be some of the most resourceful people on the planet.  They can figure out how to make food money stretch beyond what it did several years ago. They can figure out how to make a normal book come […]

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07 July 2011 ~ Comments Off

Top 10 Reasons to Teach Phonics

I just received my latest newsletter from CurrClick and came across a great article entitled “Top 10 Reasons to Teach Phonics.” I thought they made some great points so I wanted to share it with you. CurrClick is a fun site where

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19 June 2011 ~ Comments Off

Homeschool Library Builder

Homeschool Library Builder is a free site that you can join (for free) to help you find books for a literature based homeschool program like

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13 May 2011 ~ Comments Off

Homeschool Tools

I have written an article I think will be useful to you: What kind of tools do you need to homeschool? Just as a carpenter needs tools to do his job, a mom needs tools to be able to homeschool her children. The tools don’t have to be fancy, but they do need to be […]

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12 April 2011 ~ Comments Off

Homeschool Planner

I thought you would enjoy this free homeschool planner that I made up. This is what I use every year to plan out what each child will be doing and what books and resources I need to purchase

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20 September 2010 ~ Comments Off

Boost Your Homeschool with These Websites

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07 September 2010 ~ Comments Off

Best Homeschooling Resources

The best homeschooling resources can be found in many places?  After all these years of homeschooling I would have to say that the evaluation of best resources depends on the individual parent and children.  One parent might think that a certain website, curriculum or book is the best resource, but

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