Homeschooling a child with special needs can be a challenge. However many families have chosen to face this challenge head on. Regardless of what type of disability your child has, there are things that you can do at home to
Have you ever read reviews for a product that you are thinking about buying? Unfortunately it seems that a lot of these reviews may not be truthful. With the internet it is very possible for people to make up reviews,
Whenever you turn on the internet it seems there is always an article about the latest food trends. These trends center around the popular food ingredients of the day, or what is being endorsed by some major company. Food trends
When it comes to your homeschool decor you really want to do something that will make a comfortable learning environment for your kids. But why go with the ordinary standard decorations? There are plenty of things that you can use
Educational Games When I was a kid, the word coding was not even a part of our vocabulary. It was thought to be beneficial years ago, to teach your baby sign language to help increase brain function at a young
When you first attempt to start your own business you usually try to think outside of the box. In my experience I have found it best to do something very different from what everyone else in your field is doing.
Rhoda was a television sitcom that was on air from 1974 to 1978. The star of the show was Valerie Harper. I recently stumbled upon the show, and really enjoyed watching every episode. During that time period a lot of
Browsing around on the internet lately I’ve seen several posts about moms, one in fact stated some negative comments. I’m not going to post a link to that article, because I don’t think it should get any more attention since
It seems that the debate over longer school days and school year is certainly heating up. Some like it and some don’t. Even though I homeschool I am somewhat concerned because I may actually want to put my children back
At the start of each new year you often hear about setting new budget goals for your family. For me however, this is not something I learned in school. Sure I learned all the basic stuff like everyone else, but
Some feel that the only way to get a good workout is to join a gym. It never fails when January comes around, you start to see dozens of advertisements for discount gym memberships.
Tax time is a great time to teach your kids about how to do their own taxes. It may not be the most enjoyable thing that you have ever taught but certainly worth the effort. Take a moment to check
I know, it seems like months, years, decades, since my last post. Well, these things happen. I am going to try to keep updating with new information at least once a week. This week I have some a link for
Over the past few weeks I have received a lot of requests on how a person can get started with homeschooling. When it comes to homeschooling the first thing I can tell you is that it is not something that
I was just thinking……………. It happens to just about everyone, at some point during the year. The cold germs will hit one member of the family and then spread like wild fire to the rest. Of course you can go
When it comes to helping a child learn to spell, you sometimes really have to get creative. Simply writing the word down on a piece of paper does not always work for everyone. So I thought maybe we could create
So you remember last Friday we covered the once a month shopping step 1 process right. Well now we get into the menu for the month. I know there are plenty of websites that like to make the entire plan
Since the Winter season is about to begin, it may be a good time to start thinking about starting a journal project. One thing that I really enjoy about Homeschooling is being able to start new project’s to break up
I was just thinking- that today as many children return to school in Connecticut, and as so many continue to grieve, it would be a good day for a simple post, with not many words, perhaps even just three.
This week we are learning all about maps and globes. Even though I have kids who are on different education levels this is
When you are a homeschooling parent, you really do try to find new and creative ways to help your children learn. There really is a lot more to learning than just reading a book, and completing an online assignment. Learning
Watching the news this week it is very hard to miss the fact that they are saying the east coast may get hit with a really big storm. Emergency Preparedness is key when you learn of an approaching storm.
Have you ever seen that episode of Sid the Science kid, where they visit the science center? Well, we loved it, and what we discovered was that the science center does offer classes for homeschoolers. Planning educational field trips for
Acadia National park may be just the place to try. Camping in Blackwoods campground, oh what memories just the thought of that brings back. We had such a good time, that I thought I would share both the high’s and
Just hearing some of the classic songs that only “Shirley Temple” could sing, brings back wonderful childhood memories. Shirley Temple was a young entertainer, who could hold the attention of any audience. She danced, sang, and acted better than some
As a mom it is always a challenge to find a little time for yourself. A little time to remember who you are, and what things you love to do. The instant you become a mom, your life gets put
It always seems to happen to people I know. They forget that their kids have a game at a certain time, or, that they need to pick another child up from dance class. What usually ends up happening is that