Category: Homeschool

We are homeschoolers who lean towards unschooling. Our boys are avid gamers who enjoy getting out to enjoy life before they have to be burdened with the woes of adulthood.

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Do Homeschool Kids Celebrate Valentine’s Day?

Homeschoolers may not have a classroom filled with kids but they still celebrate Valentine’s day with a little twist. Some of our local groups get together for a Valentine’s Day exchange party at a local park but our preferred method is the international Valentine’s Day exchange.

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Teaching A Second Language When You Don’t Speak One


As parents, we’ve all heard how important a second language is for our children but we struggle to teach them one especially if we don’t know a second language ourselves. Tim and I were both fortunate to grow up surrounded by those who spoke a second language. We naturally picked up Spanish but aren’t fluent. We could probably get by if we found ourselves stuck in a Spanish speaking country but our boys wouldn’t. So we were determined to teach our boys Spanish as it’s almost a necessity around here in New Mexico.

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Reading Kingdom


Reading Kingdom is an online program for children teaching reading skills include sequencing, motor skills, phonics (phonemic awareness), meaning, grammar and reading comprehension. Check out this short video starring the infamous, Cindy Crawford. Drama...

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Random Ramblings

Every once in a while we get so busy with life that we’re a little behind with blogging. When that happens, Random Ramblings happen to just dump everything in my head. So here goes…...