How to Teach Grammar

Here’s a fabulous, brand new, online course for parents to help them teach English grammar to their children in a fun, easy way.  And you don’t need to use grammar worksheets, English grammar exercises, or grammar games for this.  The course is called: Grammar Made Easy This is a fun-to-do 13-week, online grammar course, showing parents how to teach their … 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

One of my favourite websites

I thought I would share with you one of my favourite websites.  It is a cooking website and it belongs to a young woman who enjoys cooking for her family of seven – siblings and parents.  She also takes very beautiful photographs which makes her website look  really lovely. This week she has written about a new cooking gadget and … Continue reading

Are You a Coach or a Critic?

Do you ever talk to yourself? Sometimes I do.  I found out recently that I even talk to myself  when I am typing.  I found out because my children told me. Apparently, I nod and shake my head and smile or frown, and even speak quietly as I type. I’ve been told that I look very funny. I don’t believe them, of course. The funny … 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