Of my Charlotte Mason journey so far, this is hands down my husband's favorite part... Twaddle. Not so much the meaning, but the words itself...it sounds like a bodily function to me and apparently to him, as well. It's fun to say but what in the world does it mean? Simply Charlotte … [Read more...] about Meeting Charlotte Mason: What is Twaddle?
I'm so enamored I can hardly sit still or think about anything else. I find myself sneaking away to read a few paragraphs from her books and aligning my life with her ideas. Reading her has re-awoken my standards. Not in a distorted, idolizing way - but in a motivated way. It's been one of … [Read more...] about Meeting Charlotte Mason: A Lifestyle, Not Just a Philosophy
I've just finished my series, Autism: Diagnosis, Resources & Therapies. In Step 7, I discussed how to choose the right education for your child with autism. If you chose homeschool, this post is for you. Want to listen instead? There are six main homeschool approaches - or "styles" … [Read more...] about What is the Best Homeschool Approach for a Child with Autism?
You have arrived. Well...sort of. This may be the last post in my series, but it is the beginning in so many ways. Step eight is about persistence. Perseverance. Tenacity. Fortitude. As so aptly quoted in The Lego Movie, "I know it sounds like something on a cat poster, but … [Read more...] about Autism Diagnosis, Resources & Therapies: Step 8: Keep on Keepin’ On & Securing Your Mask
I received a complimentary level of Math-U-See in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Please read my disclaimer in the footer for more information. I grew up hating math. See, I was always the kid who was really great at writing, reading and english but not so great at math … [Read more...] about How to Love Math: A Look at Math-U-See & a Giveaway
Your child will go to school for at least 13 years of his life. He will be "being educated" for roughly 35 hours a week. That's almost a full-time job. Want to listen instead? This is hands down one of the most critical decisions you will make for your child and it should not be … [Read more...] about Why Homeschool is the Best Educational Choice for a Child with Autism