It’s Not Too Late To Salvage Your Homeschool Resolutions!

Can you believe it? It’s the end of January 2009 – and the first month of the New Year is over. How are you doing on your New Year’s resolutions? If you’re like most people, they’ve been forgotten by now. That’s because new habits are hard to form without a burning desire to achieve a […]

Holiday Shopping Won’t Fill The Hole In Your Heart

The holiday shopping season began with news of a Walmart employee who was trampled to death by early morning bargain-seekers who stampeded through the doors to get their shopping fix.

That incident capped weeks of gloomy economic news that sent the Dow Jones plummeting, affecting not just average citizens but the wealthiest of all. On […]

Does Your Child Have The Spelling Gene?

Some people’s brains are hard-wired for spelling – it just comes “naturally” to them. Others struggle endlessly with spelling drills and workbooks resulting in little progress and lots of frustration.

The emphasis on spelling in schools and homeschools as a critical language arts skill is over-rated. There are plenty of intelligent people who excel in […]