Free Short History Video Lessons Online

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If you follow me on any other social media venue besides my blog, you’ll know that I am pretty engaged with current events, culture issues, and organic health topics. I love history and even though I hate politics, I have a vested interest in the direction the country is going because my children and grandchildren […]

A Little Overwhelmed this Week

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We’z crazy, y’all. In my house, there’s never a dull moment. It’s a good thing you all can keep yourselves entertained when the silence is too much around here on my blog. I tend to take on more than I can handle. I’m learning to say no more, I promise. I’ve been reading “Say Goodbye […]

Weekly Menu and High School Assignments; plus other random lists…

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“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” ~ Benjamin Franklin Anyone else out there have a Christmas hangover? My life has been going 90 miles a minute since November. It seems like an eternity since I just sat down to do any random blogging. Anyone still out there? ::: crickets ::: We got […]

How American Homeschoolers Measure Up, Infographic

Good stuff. 87% of kids score lower than homeschoolers taking tests? That’s crazy. I guess I just need to quit obsessing over my progeny getting in to college and start focusing on what scholarships I want them to aim for. In Him, Heather Subscribe to Sprittibee by Email

Back to Homeschool 2013-14 : First Week Update

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I knew it was going to take a few days to warm up to the heavy load around here with my sophomores and these tiny, wild preschoolish toddlers that haven’t ever been school-tamed before. I was RIGHT. Day 1 was slow on the academic front. Day 2 was busy, but not much better. Day 3 […]

The Ultimate List of High School Credit Courses

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* Updated 8/14/13 The time is here… Transcript Time. First stages are unfolding and I’ve found myself with burning eyes from researching online. So far I’ve come up with a list (which I borrowed from parts of the Florida Department of Education’s course listing of all 9th-12th Grade and Adult Education course names). Here’s the […]

The Awesome that is THSC

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Every year, the Texas HomeSchool Coalition puts on a huge conference just outside of Houston in The Woodlands, Texas at the Waterway Marriott. In case you’ve never been to a homeschool convention, I hope I can explain a few things here – namely… 1. Who is THSC? and… 2. Of what benefit is a homeschool […]