How we speak to our Children Really does Matter

Would you do things faster and with enthusiasm if your spouse threatened you or took away your phone or car keys or forced you to sit by yourself to “think about your mistakes” or isolated you from your friends? Um. I think not. Why, then, have we not stopped doing this crap to kids? ************************************************* […]

I’m pro-learner, not anti-education

The natural curiosity of a child is a sight to behold. To watch a toddler fumble through his world, touching, examining, tasting objects in his path is quite remarkable. His brain taking in all the new information at lightening speed. Without his knowledge he is making connections, drawing conclusions, and forming opinions. His exploration continues, […]

Class Dismissed- Movie Review

I was able to see Class Dismissed in my hometown back in December. A local homeschooling mom took to social media to spread the word about the movie and to gather supporters.  The response was swift from the homeschooling community. I imagine there was a collective “YES! Finally a movie validating our choice to homeschool? […]