Box Curriculum: Why We Ditched It and What Happened

I’ve been asked a number of times why I dropped the box curriculum I first started homeschooling with.  I used it for three years and apparently people want to know why we broke up.  Did I find out something about the box curriculum? (Yikes!) Were my kids not getting a solid education from it?? (Every…

10 Homeschool Regrets That STILL Make Me Shudder

Homeschool regrets are inevitable – in much the same way that parenting regrets are. As much as you may try to avoid it, you are going to make mistakes and missteps that you so wish you could undo. I recently saw an article that listed the author’s only homeschool regret as not starting homeschooling sooner. …

Homeschool Vs. Online School: Which is Better?

I have had a number of phone calls lately from frustrated and worried friends who do not know what to do about homeschool vs. online school through the public school system. As a mom going on her 4th year of homeschooling, this seems like a no-brainer. Why would I ever make my kid check in…