What I Didn’t Know About Homeschooling

I’ve learned a lot since we began our homeschooling journey seven years ago.  One of those things being just how much I actually didn’t know about homeschooling.  Maybe you can relate. (This post contains affiliate links; see disclosure for details.) Thankfully The Boy was a preschooler and there was room[Read more]

10 Great Books for Homeschooling Parents

Great Books for Homeschooling Parents

We live in a time when there’s no shortage of great reading options for home educators. I’m incredibly grateful for that because that’s exactly where we turned when we began homeschooling.  We turned to our local library and researched diligently to prepare for our journey. Since then, I’ve continued to[Read more]

Considering Homeschool: Socialization, High School, and Other Concerns

Considering Homeschool: Socialization, High School, and Other Concerns

Our Considering Homeschool journey is coming to an end now.  We’ve explored much in this series: legal considerations, methods, curriculum choices, budgeting, and more.  So, what haven’t we talked about in this series?  Socialization The other s-word.  If there’s anything homeschoolers are sick of talking about, it’s socialization.  For some crazy reason,[Read more]

Considering Homeschool: Transitioning to Homeschool

We’ve looked at lots of things on our Considering Homeschool journey: legal aspects, methods, curriculum, and budgeting to name a few. But what does all of this mean if you’re not homeschooling from the beginning?  How do you transition from public or private school into homeschool life?  Overall, the to-do[Read more]