Blog Archive

August, 2014

2014-08-03 Astra Taylor’s talk on unschooling

April, 2014

2014-04-18 independence!
2014-04-14 “Unschooling Pros and Cons”

January, 2014

2014-01-20 Martin Luther King Day

December, 2013

2013-12-31 New Year’s time capsule
2013-12-05 Hanukkah
2013-12-02 Winter Crafts

November, 2013

2013-11-17 heartwarming humanity
2013-11-05 close to home or on their own?

October, 2013

2013-10-29 life and getting by
2013-10-21 sending peace
2013-10-14 looming large: student loan debt
2013-10-02 violence and invisible homeschoolers

September, 2013

2013-09-21 a video about videos to finish up video week
2013-09-19 music through the years
2013-09-18 fashion history video
2013-09-17 “DIY Science: How to Extract Your Own DNA”
2013-09-16 TED Talk: Go Analogue

August, 2013

2013-08-18 standardized testing, a la 1912
2013-08-17 how to tell if you’re a homeschooler
2013-08-12 kids’ books I (probably) won’t recommend
2013-08-11 a little blog love: 6512 and growing
2013-08-04 Screen-Free Fun, Part 2
2013-08-03 Screen-Free Fun, Part 1

July, 2013

2013-07-23 Let’s Talk TV
2013-07-21 an argument for letting ’em be
2013-07-17 isn’t it ironic?…but really
2013-07-14 Malala Yousafzai’s speech to the United Nations
2013-07-08 technology for teens: should there be rules attached?
2013-07-04 Happy Fourth!
2013-07-01 Welcome to July: Let’s Celebrate!

June, 2013

2013-06-27 “The punishable perils of plagiarism” – Ted Ed video
2013-06-25 tag-along kids
2013-06-21 summer crafts
2013-06-19 Mamma, CEO…or not
2013-06-17 commencement
2013-06-10 Father’s Day crafts
2013-06-07 “we can sing together”
2013-06-03 spelling bee fun
2013-06-02 “Why Do We Send Kids to School?”

May, 2013

2013-05-30 homeschooling questions…answered!
2013-05-27 for Memorial Day
2013-05-22 a moment of hope in great devastation
2013-05-18 science video: lunar phases
2013-05-15 what to do (and not to do) when your kid is wait-listed for college
2013-05-14 there is more than one way to be educated
2013-05-06 Mother’s Day crafts
2013-05-02 Wil Wheaton on the awesomeness of being a nerd

April, 2013

2013-04-30 Mother’s Day portraits…unfortunately
2013-04-28 when the going gets tough
2013-04-22 when you’re feeling low: recharge!
2013-04-18 in times of tragedy
2013-04-16 a moment of silence
2013-04-12 thought-provoking videos (for the grownups)
2013-04-09 can parents have it all?
2013-04-04 “How and Why We Read: Crash Course English Literature #1”
2013-04-01 a springtime rhyme sounds just fine

March, 2013

2013-03-29 Homemaker, SAHM, Full-Time Dad?
2013-03-25 groovy babies
2013-03-22 public observations on my offspring
2013-03-18 homeschooling: it’s not just for the kids
2013-03-14 “education is life itself”
2013-03-11 food for thought
2013-03-07 tv nostalgia, take two
2013-03-04 nostalgia week: tv edition

February, 2013

2013-02-28 music education
2013-02-25 folk music
2013-02-24 some end-of-the-weekend fun: let’s move!
2013-02-21 Art, again
2013-02-18 art project/homemade gift
2013-02-14 Phys Ed, Part 2
2013-02-11 Let’s get physical!
2013-02-08 weekend links for the parents
2013-02-04 Valentine’s Day crafts

January, 2013

2013-01-31 Dear Homeschoolers,
2013-01-30 guest post: contemplating the evolution of US education and where homeschoolers belong now and in the future
2013-01-28 “So you homeschool…?”
2013-01-24 Bob Ross Remixed (some happy little notes)
2013-01-21 Inauguration Day and Martin Luther King, Jr Day videos
2013-01-17 lapbooking
2013-01-14 Wind and Mr. Ug: A Mobius Strip Tale
2013-01-10 homeschool humor
2013-01-07 PBS’s resources for homeschoolers
2013-01-03 what is a flame?
2013-01-02 Guest Post: Being the Black Sheep

December, 2012

2012-12-31 New Year’s Resolutions: Homeschool Edition
2012-12-27 a little clean fun
2012-12-24 what I love about homeschooling
2012-12-23 got a post to share? send it in
2012-12-20 science stories
2012-12-17 a moment of silence
2012-12-13 “Changing Education Paradigms”
2012-12-10 Winter Crafting
2012-12-08 Perfect Gift Idea…
2012-12-06 homeschool and work: finding a balance
2012-12-03 the decision to homeschool

November, 2012

2012-11-29 on the bookshelf: picture books
2012-11-25 How do you homeschool?