Thinking Ahead

This week I printed my own copy of The Homeschooler’s Christmas Planner and settled down to organise myself in readiness for ‘the busy season’. It’s funny pulling out  a planner that you made with others in mind and then finding it so useful for yourself.  I like the planner.  I like the way it helps me get organised and focused.  … Continue reading

An Easy Way to be Ready for Christmas

We’re in November already, with just over 50 days until Christmas.  And for us as mothers in a homeschooling family, Christmas usually means extra work.  And lots of it.  There are gifts to buy and wrap, cards to write and send, and food to buy and cook.  We’ll also want to teach the Nativity story to our children, and possibly do some … 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