The Brainy Bunch

A book review The Brainy Bunch: The Harding Family’s Method to College Ready by Age Twelve by Kip and Mona Lisa Harding Stars: **** Gallery Books (2020)Memoir>Homeschooling248 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Having six out of ten kids go to college is no small feat on its own, but having six kids… Read More »

Free Range Learning

A book review of Free Range Learning: How Homeschooling Changes Everything by Laura Grace Weldon Stars: *** Hohm Press (2010)Homeschooling304 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: With more kids at home now . . . here is a book for parents, family members and friends who want to maximize this time for a… Read More »

The Call of the Wild and Free

A book review of The Call of the Wild and Free: Reclaiming the Wonder in Your Child’s Education (A New Way to Homeschool) by Ainsley Arment Stars: ***** Harper One (2021)Homeschooling336 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Allow your children… Read More »

Teaching Kids to Write Well

A book review of Teaching Kids to Write Well: Six Secrets Every Grownup Should Know by Laurisa White Reyes Stars: **** Skyrocket Press (2015)Education/Writing150 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: A must-have addition to every homeschool library. First published in 2009, this revised second edition tackles the challenge so many parents and teachers… Read More »

The Year of Learning Dangerously

A book review of The Year of Learning Dangerously: Adventures in Homeschooling by Quinn Cummings Stars: **** Tarcher Perigee (2013)Education>Homeschooling240 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Think homeschooling is only for a handful of eccentrics on either end of the political spectrum? Think again. Today in America, two million primary- and secondary-school students… Read More »

The Brave Learner

A book review of The Brave Learner: Finding Everyday Magic in Homeschool, Learning and Life by Julie Bogart Stars: ***** Tarcher Perigee (2019)Education>Homeschooling320 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Parents who are deeply invested in their children’s education can be hard on themselves and their kids. When exhausted parents are living the day-to-day… Read More »

Adventure by Chicken Bus

A book review of Adventure by Chicken Bus: An Unschooling Odyssey Through Central America by Janet LoSole Stars: **** Resource Publications (2019)Memoir226 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Embarking on a homeschooling field trip to Central America is stressful enough,… Read More »