Category Archives : Happy Homeschooling


It’s All About Perspective 4

I used to love watching Monk. People would talk about how amazing it was that he noticed the tiniest things and he’d always say, “It’s a blessing AND a curse.” I kind of had a revelation the other day as I was doing some writing. Over and over throughout the years, I’ve been told (in […]


Ruth Beechick & the Schoolhouse Birthday Bash 20

 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 […]


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 […]


Wanna help a mom out? 7

After going through such a battle with my health and the fog that surrounded it, I’ve recently been trying to get a grasp on things again financially. My parents were great role models financially. They were always financially conservative, don’t buy anything unless you can pay cash kind of folks. Tony’s folks were the same […]