Holding Teens Accountable Without Taking Over

Holding Teens Accountable Without Taking Over

Got older kids? Once we reach the point where we’re homeschooling older children, our job as a homeschool parent completely changes. Suddenly, everything seems a lot more serious. We see how quickly our kids have grown up and we are keenly aware of how short our...
Hands-On Ways to Teach Astronomy to Homeschoolers

Hands-On Ways to Teach Astronomy to Homeschoolers

Astronomy is one of those subjects that is an absolute joy to teach.  There are so many resources out there, however, that it can sometimes be overwhelming to figure out where to start.  And this is also one of those subjects that you should definitely add some...
8 Easy Ways for Homeschoolers to Avoid Holiday Overwhelm

8 Easy Ways for Homeschoolers to Avoid Holiday Overwhelm

Christmas can be a magical time.  The decorations make our house look festive, there are often yummy smells in the air, our hearts are full as we contemplate giving to others, and our kids are on their best behavior.  Well, they’re on their best behavior when...
10 Ways to Homeschool Your Son WITHOUT Pulling Out Your Hair

10 Ways to Homeschool Your Son WITHOUT Pulling Out Your Hair

Homeschooling our sons doesn’t have to be painful.  Boys are full of life, full of energy, and full of laughter.  We can and should see these traits as strengths.  Even though they are different than their sisters, and sometimes we have a harder time...