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Brrr! Winter’s Almost Here!

What a blur the last couple of months has been! We have gone from Sunny San Diego county to southern Fort Worth. This issue, we look with wonder at the world around – from the wonder of, “How on earth did we do what we did;” to the wonder of the natural world with science. […]

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Homeschooling: Choose Your Own Adventure!

It’s that time of year again! Yep, the one where people have decided to homeschool because ___________ (insert reason), and they are terrified of messing it all up. Is this you? I completely understand how you feel, because I was too! You did what any caring parent would, and started researching accredited curriculum and other […]

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Unschooling: Supercharge Your Homeschool

That crazy “unschooling” word gets tossed around pretty regularly in the homeschooling community. Some people love the idea, and others think it’s a huge mistake. I think that the idea has merit, and the concept of locking our kids into 12 years of study in areas in which they have no interest is crazy. Isn’t […]

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Dispelling Homeschooling Myths

We were avoiding the summer heat at the local mall last year, when an older woman walked up to us and asked why the kids weren’t in school. I told her, with a grin, that we homeschool, and enjoy finding new ways to get our work done while not melting in the heat.

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You Homeschool…with Games?!

Why do we insist that everything must learned from a “rigorous” education? Remember that rigorous can also mean “stiff and unyielding,” it’s not always the optimal form of learning. It’s not always wrong either, there’s a balance be struck.

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Summer 2016 | Unschooling Homeschoolers

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Log in with a FREE account ┬áto read our free edition, published as a community service. You see, we understand that there are those families who truly love the magazine, but can’t afford it. This is for you. There are more ads, but we’re pretty sure you’ll forgive us… and if this is the first […]