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Top 4 Laptops for Homeschoolers

    Top 4 Laptops for Homeschoolers – This is a guest blog post from Alpha Omega Publications Whether it’s time for an update or you’re making the move to computer-based curriculum for the first time, purchasing a computer as a gift is a great way to make your homeschooler’s day with an exciting new […]

Pizza Math and Homeschool Science

From trendy pizza trucks to gluten-free crust, and that all-time favorite – plain cheese – pizza is a must-have meal for millions. Turn any pizza party (real or pretend) into tasty math and science with activities. What Is Pizza Made Of? By now, you’ve probably been told all pizza is totally bad for you. But, is […]

Whittling – an Easy How-To

Adventurous kids tend to also be talented, artistic kids, who enjoy creating things and working with their hands.  That’s why wood whittling is not only a pleasant past time for many, but it has spanned generations.  It’s the type of activity that grandpas have taught their grandkids while spending a quiet evening on the front […]

International Travel and Homeschooling

International travel provides opportunities for incredible learning experiences.  Through travel we learn about other cultures, lifestyles, languages, unique and beautiful geography, history, politics and current events, art and more.  Because of this, international travel isn’t just for adults – our kids benefit as well! There are numerous options for families when it comes to traveling […]

Six Tips for Camping Success

Catching a fish in the nearby lake….walking the forest to find the waterfall….roasting a marshmallow and telling ghost stories over a roaring fire….these moments bear camping memories that last well into adulthood.  Camping is an experience that includes the entire family and works for all ages. If you are a novice to the sport, consider […]

Children with Autism – Focus on their Strengths!

“The amount of eccentricity in a society has generally been proportional to the amount of genius, mental vigor, and moral courage which it contained. That so few now dare to be eccentric, marks the chief danger of the time.” ― John Stuart Mill, On Liberty When Dealing with Autism-It’s Important to Focus on Strengths My […]