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Organizing Computer Files
Unschooling Science
Teaching Reading at Home: A Tale of 5 Readers
Organizing Computer Files

Organizing Computer Files

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A lot of people, including me, make New Year’s Resolutions to declutter their home and to simplify. But I bet not as many people resolve to declutter and organize their computer files. Photo credit – Marcin Wichary Keeping Your Computer Organized is Essential You may not realize it, but keeping your computer organized and decluttered [...]

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Unschooling Science

Unschooling Science

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Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. If you purchase something through one of the links, I will receive a small commission. This week we’re talking about Math and Science in the Virtual Curriculum Fair hosted by Susan @ Homeschooling Hearts & Minds  and Laura @ Day by Day in Our World. I’ve spent an interesting couple of hours going [...]

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Teaching Reading at Home: A Tale of 5 Readers

Teaching Reading at Home: A Tale of 5 Readers

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Other than answering the dreaded socialization question, teaching reading at home may be the scariest thing for a new homeschooler. This week’s Virtual Curriculum Fair topic is Loving Language Arts and is co-hosted by  Susan @ Homeschooling Hearts & Minds and Chareen @ Every Bed of Roses. You can read other posts about reading as well as [...]

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Unpinnable - No Projects in Homeschool

Unpinnable – No Projects in Homeschool

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Once upon a time, I posted weekly updates on our homeschool. And there were some pretty fun projects to mention. We made lapbooks, models, and lots of other creative projects.   All that was before Pinterest.  Photo credit  - akemp42 Now our homeschool is not very pinnable. And as a result, I’ve felt it was [...]

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Mother's Book of Home Economics by Mrs. Sharon White

Mother’s Book of Home Economics by Mrs. Sharon White

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Disclosure: I received a free copy of this book to review. I was not compensated for this review. All opinions expressed are my own. Have you ever requested a book to review and you were expecting one thing, and it turns out it was entirely different? I have. Mother’s Book of Home Economics is one of [...]

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Refueling for the New School Year - An UPDATED Approach

Refueling for the New School Year – An UPDATED Approach

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We’re gearing up to start our 12th year of homeschooling. Or maybe I should say, I should be gearing up. I have purchased all our curriculum. It’s waiting on the shelf. And waiting. But I have not felt like starting to plan. I’ve enjoyed taking the summer off, and it’s hard for me to admit that [...]

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