Posts Tagged ‘ socializing ’

The “S” Word

The “S” Word

It happened again last weekend. A new acquaintance, this one a mother with grown children, learned that we had homeschooled our kids. Her most burning concern: what about socialization? Paradoxically, the questioner had just spent an hour plus with our two kids, home for the holidays. Before she had learned about Jeff and Tamara’s...
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Vicky & Jen: Homeschooling 101

Vicky & Jen: Homeschooling 101

Helen Hegener, co-founder of Home Education Magazine, is the interviewed guest this week on the unique podcast and family resource, VickyandJen.com, which is about a concept which is dear to homeschoolers: “making life simple so you can enjoy what really matters!” A show index highlights sections of the 40 minute podcast, such as Homeschool...
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Where Do You Want the Sandbox?

Where Do You Want the Sandbox?

“When our kids were younger, Ken and I had a long discussion that really boiled down to this question: Where do you want the sandbox? “It was a serious question. We were already making lots of choices that set us apart, what with home births and extended breast feeding — and now that our...
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