Category: Happy Homeschooling

Ruth Beechick & the Schoolhouse Birthday Bash

 Homeschooling naturally is natural. Don’t work too hard at making it artificially schoolish. -Dr. Ruth Beechick Today I am thrilled to share a few questions that I personally got to ask Ruth Beechick as part of the Schoolhouse Birthday Bash Blog Hop. Did you know that The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine is officially 10 years old this year? Why yes it…

The Homeschool Minute Hits Radio

A few weeks ago Gena shared with me that the American Family Radio wanted to begin airing some 1 minute Homeschool Minute encouragement for their listeners. We were all ecstatic and many on staff quickly began writing brief little practical tips and words of encouragement. Brief being the keyword. Like 40 seconds brief. I can barely say, “Hello” in that…

Win a Talking Microscope!

I’m going through a season of cleaning out curriculum that the boys won’t be using again. It’s kind of hard. I *love* those early years of teaching ABC’s and 123’s. I look back through the curriculum and remember doing the different things with each boy and trust me, now that they are getting older, even those tough times of thinking…