Once in a while, I find a resource that I’m so excited about, I can’t put it down. All Through the Ages by Christine Miller is just such a resource. My wonderful friend, who introduced me to the various homeschooling styles and curriculums, loaned me her copy – and the rest is history.
I reviewed this book for Christian Focus Publications in return for a copy of Run the Race. The godly people in the land are my true heroes! I take pleasure in them! ~ Psalm 16:3 (NLT) Human beings love heroes. It is the reason that comic books movies are so popular, is it not? Personally, I love the stories of… View Post
Ok, first of all, don’t come to me if you choose to sell your silverware to buy these books. That said, it’d be worth it. They’re that good.
My first marriage didn’t really stand a chance. Long story short, I met my husband’s kids in the middle of the rehearsal. Flown in from California, out of foster care, in the middle of a terrible legal battle, they showed up in a flurry. I knew I was in trouble. The week after the honeymoon, I was a mom. At… View Post
Wally McDoogle is a maniac; in his own words, “a human catastrophe”. His epic adventures are unlike those of any twelve year old alive. He’s been: hazed, scheduled as dinner for a mechanical Hollywood alien, chased by the SWAT team, sent into outer space (OK, he sort of sent himself), transformed into a giant hamburger, and the list goes on. Actually, it… View Post
This was our first year homeschooling. We had a blast! Along the way, we found that some curriculum really fit our needs. Other stuff, we weren’t as excited about. Hands down, one of the best choices we made was using Tapestry of Grace. Why Tapestry of Grace? I don’t think Tapestry is necessarily the best choice for every family. I… View Post
Joey Allen’s Big Thoughts for Little Thinkers series made our list of favorites when the kids were younger. In fact, we love these books so much, they no longer dwell in our home library. We’ve loaned them out numerous times, and this last time they just didn’t come home. The four Big Thoughts for Little Thinkers books cover some very important issues… View Post