How to Use Weighted Blankets in Your Homeschool

How to Use Weighted Blankets in Your Homeschool

Wiggly kids? Children who struggle to focus? Learn how to use weighted blankets in your homeschool for a calmer and happier learning experience. Learn about DIY weighted blankets. Some links on this site are affiliate links and I may earn a small commission at no cost...
Math Tips for Struggling Homeschool Students

Math Tips for Struggling Homeschool Students

Does math make your homeschooled child anxious? Here are tried and true math tips for struggling students! Your child is in tears again. It’s time for math. You know that they can do it, but they don’t believe you. They struggle through the lesson. They don’t...
Homeschooling High School: Special Needs Edition

Homeschooling High School: Special Needs Edition

Homeschooling a high school student has it’s challenges, but homeschooling a special needs high schooler is another level of challenging. Background Eighteen years ago I found myself homeschooling a three-year-old deaf daughter. I never thought I would...
The Truth about Special Needs Homeschooling

The Truth about Special Needs Homeschooling

Special needs homeschooling was the right decision for us. There were many reasons that made us decide to follow this path and we are very happy to be able to offer this to our twin boys. That being said, it is not without its challenges and disappointments. And it...
5 Benefits of Homeschooling with the Public School

5 Benefits of Homeschooling with the Public School

When I started homeschooling, it wasn’t actually because I wanted to avoid sending my kids to public school. In fact, I loved my school growing up. My teachers were, and still are, some of my closest friends. I could not wait for the first day of school pictures,...
Homeschooling and Supporting a Child with a Chronic Illness

Homeschooling and Supporting a Child with a Chronic Illness

In the Beginning… It started small. A pain in her writing hand. Some pain in her feet. I brushed it aside. She was taking exams, of course her hand hurt! And her feet? Well, she has had flat feet (and all the associated problems) her entire life. I honestly...