Author Archive: wholesomechildren

Socialization: School Vs. Homeschooling

Homeschool socialization

“Well, my only problem with homeschooling is the lack of socialization,” is by far the most common argument I hear against homeschooling. Having encountered this particular comment so many times during the past two years, I practically became immune to it. Most…
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Your Newborn Baby — Honest Advice From A Mother To Another (What Every New Or Future Mom Needs To Read)

Advice from a mother to another

Look, this is just my honest advice from one mother to another. No frills, no raised eyebrows or pointed fingers, no professional expertise. Take it or leave it. It’s the kind of advice I never got myself. And the kind I needed the most….
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Yes, We Homeschool… (And Not Everyone Is Happy.)

We homeschool

My FAMILY and the IN-LAWS tend to think we spend our days sitting at the dining room table with the blinds SHUT. (This conversation has actually happened. Fun stuff.) In their wild imagination, the kids are screaming with sheer panic as a stray sun ray makes it through a…
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