Charlotte Mason and Special Needs

Charlotte Mason and Special Needs  Carol Bainbridge, a gifted childrens’ educational expert says, “Gifted children need a special environment, as does any special needs child.” Charlotte Mason’s motto – education is an atmosphere – is very...
The Selfish Homeschool Mother

The Selfish Homeschool Mother

I’m A Selfish Homeschool Mum! Are You? “I could never homeschool. I’m too selfish!” This is a line I’ve heard from many mothers when they find out that I homeschool. Well, as proud as that might make me feel, I know I can still be a pretty selfish person when it comes...

Homeschooling and Travelling Tips

Homeschooling and Travelling Ideas and Tips I was contacted the other day (and have been asked similar questions before) about what someone would need to homeschool and travel. Whilst I haven’t been homeschooling and travelling at the same time,  I know some women who...

Make a Family Tree

  A rewarding and fun project to do with the kids is to make a family tree. It’s good for teaching history. Our kids found out that they had a convict past and that their family were some of the pioneers in the Southern Highlands district of NSW. Family...