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  1. Secrets To Getting The Most Out Of Your Convention Experience!

    by , 04-26-2011 at 05:00 AM

    1- Bring self addressed stickers to use for mailing lists, prize entries, etc.., It will save you a TON of time filling out information.

    2- Comfortable shoes. Trust me on this. (Knowing sigh)

  2. Tips To Attend Convention And Stay ON BUDGET!

    by , 04-19-2011 at 05:00 AM

    1- Room with your girlfriends and split the cost!

    2- Stay off site at a more affordable hotel.
    (I can’t seem to make myself do this, but if it was between not being able to go I would surely do it)

    3- BRING YOUR OWN WATER!!!! For the cost of two waters purchased onsite you can buy an entire flat and bring it with you.

    4- Bring your own snacks!
  3. Homeschooling + Extrended Family = Frustration?

    by , 12-20-2010 at 09:41 PM
    Family Traditions or Family FEUD?

    "Tis The Season" for Family Fun or Family Feud depending on your circumstances. Some of our biggest discussions over on our forums have been from broken-hearted homeschool mama's who feel frustration at family gatherings due to unkind comments or actions by family members. These hurtful comments come from moms, aunts, uncles, dads who are often

    Updated 12-21-2010 at 09:05 AM by MamaMary

  4. Cookie RECIPE Exchange!

    by , 12-14-2010 at 10:43 AM
    Cookie RECIPE Exchange!

    Tis' The Season to exchange cookies. This Friday we are taking off school and hitting the road to go to our 7th annual cookie exchange and I can't wait! There is only one problem I need some cookie recipes! Can you help me?

    I am looking for something that's pretty straight forward, but unique and also won't KILL my budget.
  5. Holiday Schooling!

    by , 11-29-2010 at 08:56 PM
    Holiday Schooling

    It's official! The holidays are HERE! We have our tree up, Christmas music is out, recipes cards are being dusted off! I'm humming, "It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas"! I cherish and love the sights, the sounds, the smells, the relationships!

    So where does homeschooling fit in? Over the years we have tried many different holiday

    Updated 11-30-2010 at 07:28 AM by MamaMary

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