Being in the Present

The upcoming Holiday season has me thinking about the present, but not in the way that one might think. Indeed, it is exciting to think about gift shopping, but right now I mean another kind of gift, one that is held in the mind rather than in the hand. The present that I’m talking about … Read more Being in the Present

Thinking About Homeschooling?

Summer is a great time to dive in! Summer vacation is finally here! To some parents though, these couple of months of fun in the sun aren’t so relaxing. The big question is…what do we do with our kids for the summer? Well, if you are thinking about homeschooling, the summer is the best time … Read more Thinking About Homeschooling?

Dyslexia: A Blessing in Disguise

I started homeschooling when my first son was in his first-grade year. As a panicked, new homeschooler and much to his chagrin, I was strict and organized. After he realized this wasn’t going to change, his learning came fast and furious. He was easy to teach and eager to learn. Awesome, I thought. Homeschooling was … Read more Dyslexia: A Blessing in Disguise

Loving to Learn

Alison’s parents were thrilled to have a daughter from the moment she made her first appearance into their world. Before she could even walk or talk her father had bought her plenty of onesies with his favorite baseball team logos and even a tiny baseball mitt. Her mom had decorated her room with baseball paraphernalia. … Read more Loving to Learn