Category Archives: Down syndrome Special Needs Homeschooling

The Other “R” Word

Today you might have seen this splashed across various social media outlets. I think it’s pretty safe to say that anyone who would call themselves my personal friend probably doesn’t use the “R” word, or if they have in my presence, they’ve been corrected. It happens, I move on. It’s an ugly, ugly word that …

Continue reading

The Wizard Of Oz Of Homeschooling Kids With Special Needs

  I’ve wanted to write about this particular topic for months now, but really the seeds of it were sown since the earliest days of our homeschooling efforts back in 2005 (I’m pretty sure I’ve lived four lifetimes since then!).  So the subject today is Homeschooling Children With Special Needs……..oooh, even the title sounds daunting …

Continue reading

Just Because It’s In Black & White, It Doesn’t Mean It’s Accurate

It’s the day after Thanksgiving. My husband’s at work and has been since the middle of the night to greet all the wonderful people who help finance our wonderful life here in our little castle by the sea. I’m tired; feeling the effects of two days worth of cooking, dealing with my daughter’s stress level …

Continue reading

Help! We’re Homeschooling!

I CAN’T TALK WITH MY MOUTH FULL! OR….”THE CONFESSIONS OF A HOME-SCHOOLING MOM WHO EATS HER WORDS” I am a home-schooling mom. We are a home-schooling family. Even now, mid way through year number two of this journey those words still get hitched in my throat when I profess it. “Why?” you ask. As you …

Continue reading

The Diary of a Not So Ordinary Boy

My world, its ups and downs

4healthypaws

A Holistic Site for ALL Paws

WordPress.com

WordPress.com is the best place for your personal blog or business site.

Talking Math with Your Kids

Because children enjoy using their minds

The Never Say Never Home Schooler

A home school blog written by someone who NEVER, EVER thought she'd home school. This ain't your mama's idea of home schooling, but the kids are learning despite me!

Game4Learning

Fun Learning Resouces for Kids

ipledgeafallegiance

When will we ever learn?: Common sense and nonsense about today's public schools in America.

Left Coast Dad 2 Two

I Control The Remote When No One Else Is Home

Teacher to Mum

Whispered reflections about being a mindful parent