A Different Type of Writing

I know I haven’t been posting much lately, but that doesn’t mean I’m not writing!  I am spending a good part of …

Space for the Spontaneous - KristyTrent.com

Space for the Spontaneous

The last minute decision to go to the zoo or visit grandparents.  The opportunity to have a impromptu tea party.  Dinner out …

Seasons

Learning about Seasons

Today we learned about the tilt of the earth’s axis and how its orbit around the sun brings us the seasons.  As …

Why Pinterest is Good for Us

I hear negative statements all the time about Pinterest – how it is a waste of time, how we never really use it, …

How Do I Start Homeschooling?

You’ve made the decision.  You are ready to go, but you don’t know where to start?  Here’s a few essential steps to …

Life Without a Cell Phone

WARNING:  You will not see any cute photos in this post. I was recently reminded of how life was without a cell …

Should I Homeschool?

Should I homeschool?  You keep running across the idea. You have several friends that are doing it. You like some of the …

Who is making decisions about the educational needs of your children?

Who’s The Boss?

OK…not really, but some days it feels like it, huh?  And, this is a good topic for parenting, but we are talking …

Everybody is a Homeschooler

Everybody is a Homeschooler

“I could never homeschool.” I’ve heard this comment so often, and as we enter National School Choice Week, I’m sure I’ll hear …

National School Choice Week 2015

National School Choice Week is a time that celebrates and promotes the educational options available to U.S. students.  I became aware of …