Koru Naturals

Koru Naturals {Product Review}

I live in cozy apartment, with lots of beautiful details. Glass door knobs, charming old doors, original moldings that are almost a century old… I love to come home to this place that makes me feel so comfortable, and reminds me of the rich history of the eastern seaboard. But… my house comes with a […] Read more…

Indoctrination

IndoctriNation – Public Schools and the Decline of Christianity in America {Documentary Review}

Scottish Filmmaker, Colin Gunn, travels around America in an old yellow school bus in, IndoctriNation, a feature length documentary about the association of public schools and the decline of Christianity in America. This eye-opening look at America’s ‘Government Schools,’ by Great Commission Films, gives the viewer an in-depth look at the current state of our school […] Read more…

Homeschooling An Older Child

A Guide to Homeschooling Past Elementary School

My daughter was a month into 7th grade when we decided to remove her from the public system and homeschool her.  We didn’t make our decision hastily.  We spent weeks deliberating, talking, seeking advice from friends and family, and doing extensive research.  There are some things I didn’t know then that I wish I had […] Read more…

The Cost Of Classical Conversations

The ‘Cost’ of Classical Conversations

My family participates in a classical group learning environment for homeschoolers called Classical Conversations. There are campuses all over the world, and there’s probably one in your backyard if you live in the USA. If you would like to learn more, visit ClassicalConversations.com. To find out why I love the CC Challenge Program for middle and high […] Read more…

Get Them Talking...

How To Get Them Talking…

Do you remember when you were a kid and your mom or dad would ask you the same question every day when you came in the door? “How was school?” they would ask, to which you would reply, “Fine.” “What did you learn?” “Nothing really.” End conversation. It’s a natural question to ask. But to […] Read more…

Defeating Darwinism

Challenge B – Origins

As we begin Challenge B with the study of Origins, and Defeating Darwinism, I am positive that one of the areas my students will struggle will be in summarizing the chapters of the book. The text can be wordy and a bit complicated and thought-provoking even for adults, so I’m sure there will be places our […] Read more…

Kintsukuroi - SixMoreSummers.com

Kintsukuroi – A New Year’s Resolution

It’s a new year. And of course, that means the dreaded ‘R’ word…. Resolutions. I usually don’t make them. Because the feeling of failure when I can’t fulfill them is too painful on my self-esteem. So I opt to not make them at all. The ultimate in giving up, or just smart living? You can […] Read more…

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