Category Archives: Home-schooling 101

Day in the Life: 1st Annual Not-Back-to-School Week!

This is our first “official” not-back-to-school year as a home-schooling family! Harmony is two years and two months old, and we have been planning on home-schooling for a long time. Our family is a little out-of-the-ordinary because my husband and … Continue reading

Posted in Exploring education, Home-schooling 101, Homeschooling, Mothering, Stories | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Number One (Very Personal) Reason I Am Home-Schooling My Daughter

There’s a good reason I chose the job I have now. My youngest students are usually around five or six years old, and the good ones stick around through high-school. The average age of my students right now is probably … Continue reading

Posted in Home-schooling 101, Mothering | Tagged , | Leave a comment

A Home-school Manifesto (and How to Build a Home-school Group from Scratch)

Well, here begins another step of the journey. A new friend and I are building a home-school group together from scratch. It’s not that there aren’t large and small home-schooling groups and co-ops and resources in our (very large) city … Continue reading

Posted in Exploring education, Home-schooling 101, Homeschooling | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Articles for Education: Check ‘Em Out!

Every Wednesday I post links that I’ve found interesting, informative, and/or helpful. Most of the time these links are found on my other blog, but occasionally I will post some here if they are all related to education. Please let … Continue reading

Posted in Exploring education, Home-schooling 101, Homeschooling | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

My Summer Reading List!

I used part of my summer to catch up on some books that I’ve wanted to check out from the library for a while. If you’re interested in home-schooling, then here’s an overview of a selection of books you might … Continue reading

Posted in Exploring education, Home-schooling 101, Homeschooling | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Home-Schooling 101

A friend recently shared an article with me called “What Being Homeschooled Is Actually Like”.  I nodded and/or laughed in agreement at every single one of the photos. I like the article with the pictures and how succinct it is. However, … Continue reading

Posted in Home-schooling 101, Homeschooling | Tagged | 4 Comments

Harmony’s Education

After posting an article about home-schooling on Facebook, I was asked how my children would be educated. Right now Harmony is only six weeks old, but we’re already thinking about her future education. I haven’t had a lot of time … Continue reading

Posted in Exploring education, Home-schooling 101, Homeschooling, Mothering | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment