Our Family’s Thoughts on Education

Our Homeschooling Journey

Deep down I always knew that I wanted to homeschool my children.  Perhaps I read too many Little House novels as a child.  Romantic visions of being close to my children, sitting at a worn wooden table,  helping discover the joy of learning in a safe and loving environment, flooded my imagination.   Or perhaps […]

Preschool Drop Out?

The Decision to Homeschool for Preschool

My husband and I had enrolled our 3 year old son in preschool at a local church down the street.  I had several friends whose kids had attend there and I’d heard nothing but great things.  I wanted my son to have a Christian education.  I wanted him to be around other kids his age. […]

Is Homeschool Right For Me?

Our Decision to Homeschool

As I was exploring the idea of homeschooling, I realized that I needed to consider a few key things.  I realized that if I was going to make the decision to homeschool, I need to consider the personality of my kid.  Each child is unique and different.  I love the quote from the movie “The Fantastic […]

What Children Should Be Able to Do by Age 5

If you are like me you like, no – correction, LOVE lists.  I loves lists.  Looking at a list is a quick and easy way to figure out what you need to accomplish.  When it comes to early childhood education there are a ton of list out there that will give you helpful guideline on […]