Note: Graduation season is once again upon us. A few years ago, I received a copy of an essay my oldest daughter did for one of her college classes. Now if you homeschool for almost any length of time, occasionally there will fly through your consciousness the nagging thought that you are somehow ruining your […]
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Note: So glad you’re here for Part 2 of 12 Things You Learned if You Were Homeschooled! Last week, daughter, homeschool graduate and now blogger, Lauren Meeks, started to share some of the less-academic things she learned from her years as a homeschooled student. This week she finishes up the list…for now, at least ;-)! […]
Note: This is Part 1 of a 2-part series of reflections from homeschool graduate, Lauren Meeks. If you enjoy this, you may wnat to go on to read Part 2, and another related post, Letter from a Homeschool Graduate.
Lately I’ve been thinking a lot of a song that talks about how the things we suffer make us stronger. A few of the lyrics read: I would love to fix it all for you I would love to fix you too Please don’t fix a thing whatever you do These bruises make for better […]
In the past 8 years, I have been to 15 countries. I’ve also squirreled away thousands of dollars towards retirement, and was able to graduate from college with a tiny amount of student loans. Most people, when they find out about this, assume that I have either inherently wealthy parents or some very lucrative job. […]