Organizing a Homeschool Room

We first had a homeschool room three years after we began homeschooling. Before then we homeschooled in our dining room. That set-up was working out fine, but my husband had a hard time with eating meals while paint, play dough, or some part of a science...
College Admissions for Homeschoolers 101: Part 1

College Admissions for Homeschoolers 101: Part 1

This is the first article in a 4-part series. Please be on the lookout for future parts to get answers to such questions as What’s on a college application? What are colleges looking for? What’s up with standardized testing? How do we get financial aid? and What are...
How Cleaning Together Transforms Attitudes About Chores

How Cleaning Together Transforms Attitudes About Chores

Do you have a hard time motivating kids to do chores and help with cleaning house?  Perhaps you’ve tried chore charts, allowances, or other incentives to motivate kids to do chores, but it still feels like you are nagging the kids about their chores each week....