Homeschool Tips and Tricks

Why Do You Homeschool?

I’m often asked the question, “Why do you homeschool?” The reason we started homeschooling is simple enough (though I’m very skilled at making a simple answer long and complex, so feel free to let me know if you’d like the long answer! lol) — my oldest daughter was one of those not-quite-average kids, you know,…

Choosing Curriculum

One of the biggest questions new homeschooling parents have is, “How do I choose curriculum?” With so many choices out there, it can be overwhelming. The first thing to remember, though, is that there is no one perfect curriculum, there is only the best fit for your family. My family may have had great success…

What About Socialization?

This is probably the number one question homeschoolers hear either from those opposed to homeschooling or those considering it. To accurately answer this question, we must first determine the definition of socialization about which we’re being asked. First, here are a couple of examples of how the dictionary defines the word socialization: 1. a continuing…