Involve the kids with a parent-student conference

Like you, I spend at least some time reading homeschooling blogs. Whether things are working or not, I’m always looking for new, fresh ideas to either improve things or totally revamp them if they’re not working. I read this blog the other day. It’s about having parent-student conferences with your kids. I’ve done something similar … Continue reading Involve the kids with a parent-student conference

An excellent example of why the socialization argument isn’t valid

We’ve just had an interesting experience around here, and it’s one that shows that the argument that your kid has to go to public school to get socialization and interact with others is pointless. My kids both went to public school for a few years before we began homeschooling. Oldest is now in his early … Continue reading An excellent example of why the socialization argument isn’t valid

Top 3 Quick Dates

When you’re a single parent and also working and homeschooling, time can be of the essence. As we talked about last week, you can date, but if time is an issue for you, you may feel like dating is impossible because of the time it can take. Whether you’re looking for a fast first date, … Continue reading Top 3 Quick Dates