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 […]

Curriculum and Books For Sale

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*Updated January 29, 2014 Every now and then, mama has to purge her shelves to make room for new shiny things we hope to use (or furry things that like to stare at us). Secretly, most of the time we purge just because we couldn’t afford the new shiny things if we didn’t. Often times […]

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 […]