Header Menu

Archive | Homeschool Freedom Fridays

Homeschool Freedom Friday – A Word to New Homeschoolers

Pat
Find me on

Pat

Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
Pat
Find me on

  This video is the fourth and last video in the “Homeschool Video Challenge” hosted by Lara at EveryDay Graces. It’s been really special to be part of a wonderful group of homeschool bloggers from the iHomeschoolNetwork. I do hope you’ll take the time to watch some of the other videos in this series, and […]

Continue Reading 0

What’s your homeschool method?

Pat
Find me on

Pat

Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
Pat
Find me on

Welcome to Homeschool Freedom Fridays! Today I wanted to share with you a bit about how we homeschool. Some might call it “eclectic”…but it’s not really. Others might say it leans towards “unschooling”… Relaxed and flexible, it’s definitely that!  Yet it produces life-long learners and well-prepared young adults… We call it… Freedom Friday Takeaways I […]

Continue Reading 0

Homeschool Freedom Friday – My Favorite Homeschool Tools

Pat
Find me on

Pat

Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
Pat
Find me on

Welcome to Homeschool Freedom Friday! Have you taken some time to watch the Homeschool Video Challenge series by Lara at Everyday Graces yet? Over a period of four weeks (this is week 2) I and a few other of my iHomeshoolNetwork blogger friends will be answering the same question, and posting our answers on the […]

Continue Reading 1

Homeschool Freedom Fridays – Why I Homeschool

Pat
Find me on

Pat

Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
Pat
Find me on

Welcome to Homeschool Freedom Fridays! I actually did today’s video as a contribution to a special playlist a blogger friend of mine is putting together, but then it occurred to me… I’m not sure if I’ve ever shared with y’all why we are a homeschooling family! So if I haven’t…please take a look at today’s […]

Continue Reading 3

Homeschool Freedom Friday – Science Fair Help!

Pat
Find me on

Pat

Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
Pat
Find me on

Today’s video caps off our 5 Days of  STEM Activities week, and I’ve got some good news for you – even if you’re not a “geeky” mom, or one who leans toward the STEM subjects, be comforted: getting ready for the Science Fair doesn’t have to be terrorizing! I’ve got some resources and help for […]

Continue Reading 1

Homeschool Freedom Friday – …while moving to a new home

Pat
Find me on

Pat

Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
Pat
Find me on

There’s not doubt about it: moving is stressful.  But some 40 million Americans pack up and change mailing addresses each year, and that includes homeschoolers! Watch as Pat shares some of the lessons she’s learned – and is learning – about combining the two activities. Scroll down below the video for the resources mentioned. Freedom […]

Continue Reading 0

Homeschool Freedom Friday – Co-op chat

Pat
Find me on

Pat

Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
Pat
Find me on

Welcome to Homeschool Freedom Friday! Whether you’re planning for the coming year or trying to clean out from the past year, your local “homeschool Expo” is where it’s at! Homeschool Freedom Friday Takeaways As I mentioned in the video, there are many good reasons to join a local co-op – or start your own! Here […]

Continue Reading 1

Homeschool Freedom Fridays – How to get into your kid’s head!

Pat
Find me on

Pat

Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
Pat
Find me on

Welcome to Homeschool Freedom Fridays! In today’s video, I’m sharing with you a way to “get into your kid’s head.” Not to mess with them, of course, but isn’t every parent really curious about what makes their teen tick?!   Homeschool Freedom Friday takeaways Here are the resources referred to in the video: This is […]

Continue Reading 0

Homeschool Freedom Friday – Fall Lesson Idea

Pat
Find me on

Pat

Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
Pat
Find me on

Welcome to Homeschool Freedom Friday!   Here’s a great tip for applying the experiences your child may have and the skills they may discover to some deeper learning opportunities this fall. Remember, learning happens year-round, so make the most of whatever new experiences they have! Homeschool Freedom Friday takeaways Moms and dads, keep your eyes […]

Continue Reading 0

Homeschool Freedom Friday – 2017 Reader Survey

Pat
Find me on

Pat

Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
Pat
Find me on

Welcome to Homeschool Freedom Friday!   We try to do this at least once a year. It’s our way of “feeling the pulse” of our readers, and seeing how we can best meet your needs and interests! Whether you’ve been with us from the very beginning, have just discovered us, or are somewhere in between…we’d […]

Continue Reading 0