I’m curious: do you have a homeschool budget? About once a year I come across an article in the paper or on the internet telling us what our local school district or state spends per student in the classroom. Seriously, it makes me want to gag and cry at the same time! Just think of […]
So, say you’ve been rolling along with this homeschool thing for years… You’ve managed to teach the kids to read, had a blast doing hands-on projects and fun unit studies, and managed to max-out the educational value of even your most-fun vacations. Arriving at the middle school portal, you’ve tweaked your approach and curriculum to […]
Good morning and welcome to Coffee and Conversation #108 – hosted by PatAndCandy.com! Have you been following the election season with your teen? We use Affiliate Links in many posts. It allows us to keep our site up and running smoothly.You can find more info on our Affiliate/Disclosure Page. We sincerely appreciate your support! I know, […]
Join us as we “hopscotch our way” to homeschooling through high school! This is Day 1 of a series we’ll be presenting all week on this really exciting and challenging subject and season…
It was “just another” graduation, and once again, I found myself in tears. Happy tears, of course, but tears nonetheless. Our family knew and had grown to love most of the 18 young adults standing on the stage in their royal blue caps and gowns. As our family watched their families wrap up their years […]
Good morning and welcome to Coffee and Conversation #107 – hosted by PatAndCandy.com! Do you have an “inner blogger” that’s just dying to get out? We use Affiliate Links in many posts. It allows us to keep our site up and running smoothly.You can find more info on our Affiliate/Disclosure Page. We sincerely appreciate your support! […]
Welcome back, friends! Not only back to our site…but back to school!!
Can you feel it? The cooler weather (hopefully!), the buzz in the stores about school supplies and back-to-school sales… Can you hear it? The alarm clocks going off a bit earlier (maybe…), the school bus stopping at the corner at o-dark-thirty… Yup, it’s that time: time to get your planners out and get ready for […]