10% discount voucher for The Book Depository

Did you know that The Book Depository is having a pre Christmas sale?   As well as their fabulous prices and free delivery,  you can now get a 10% off voucher for the next couple of weeks.  To receive a voucher, you need someone to recommend you and the person who recommends also gets a 10% voucher.  You can read more about it … Continue reading

Homeschool Planner for American Homeschoolers

This offer is for American readers and it’s time-critical! From now until Midnight Pacific Time, Wednesday, November 10, The Schoolhouse Planner is on sale for $19.50. That’s a 50% savings!  And there is also a special price for the Student Planners at 40% off!   And while I am here I will just let you know that The Old Schoolhouse has launched … Continue reading

NZ Homeschool Diary is ready – pass it on

The 2011 New Zealand Homeschool Diary is ready. And I must say that it is looking beautiful! In case you haven’t seen it before, it’s a styley, comprehensive, homeschool diary which has been designed specifically for New Zealand homeschoolers by a New Zealand homeschooler. As well as appointments, homeschool record keeping and planning pages, the 2011 New Zealand Homeschool Diary … Continue reading

Fishpond is Cleaning its Pond – up to 71% off!

Fishpond online store is having a HUGE Spring Cleaning Sale – clearing loads of stock at amazing prices. They say it’s the perfect time to start picking up some early bargains for Christmas and they have a wonderful range of stuff in the sale. There are gifts, best sellers, music, movies, electronics, games, toys, stationery and gifts.  I’ve looked through some … Continue reading

Celebrate Homeschooling!

The Old Schoolhouse is having another expo, and the tickets are now on sale. And I have some very nice news; if you register before Sunday, you will get a $5 coupon. But you will need to be quick, as last time the expo sold out really fast. The speaker list is looking really good, with 17 speakers including Jeannie … Continue reading

The Secret to Well Behaved Children

Psychologist Dr Aric Sigman is in New Zealand and has been in the news this week. Aric Sigman is is a fellow of the Britain’s Royal Society of Medicine, and the author of a fabulous book called Remotely Controlled which discusses the danger of television viewing for children.  (The danger is in the act of watching, rather than the content.) … Continue reading

You told me what you like about homeschooling

Here’s a huge THANK YOU to everyone who completed a Broad Room survey. I got a wonderful response and I found it very helpful and useful in knowing what I could do to help you and support you in your homeschooling. I now have a good idea of the age range of your children, why you are homeschooling, what you love about … Continue reading

Special Price Offer

I am always on the lookout for special offers for you, and this week I am really happy to report that I’ve come across a fabulous discount on a popular math and phonics program. 35% off the retail price of Saxon products for a limited period! Saxon Math Saxon is most famous for its complete homeschool mathematics program. Its strengths are its systematic … Continue reading

Talking To Toddlers

Just a quick note to tell you about a special Mothers’ Day offer that I heard about.  It’s a parenting course on MP3.  It’s called “Talking to Toddlers” and there is a fabulous 50% off for Mothers’ Day.  I have reached a stage in my mothering where I rarely hear or read something new about parenting.  It’s often the same … Continue reading