I had mentioned something on my blog about parents who were claiming that Pampers Swaddlers diapers (or diapers w/ the "Dry Max" technology) were causing "chemical-like burns" on their children. …Continue
I don't usually focus on "negatives" of anything, including public school, but the no tolerance policies have just gotten out of hand. I thought some of you might also like to vent your frustrations…Continue
When homeschool families come to me for advice, one of the things I encourage them to do is to evaluate their goals. What are your short term goals? What are your long term goals? Are your goals…Continue
Sonya Haskins has not received any gifts yet
Chris still hasn't found a job. He's still having problems, but we're not sure what's wrong. He has been to more doctors than I can remember now.
We were doing the best we could with his retirement money. It's all gone now. They had told us that we HAD to spend all of that before we could get any assistance and now that's gone. It's so frustrating. You work your entire life to have something later and it's hard to do that because of all the people who LIVE off the system and…Continue
Samuel Clemens really didn't like school. When he was 12, his parents finally allowed him to quit and he began work in a printing shop.
One day as he was leaving the office, a piece of paper from a book about Joan of Arc wrapped…Continue
Here is another example of our disappearing freedoms...
On Cinco de Mayo (May 5, 2010), a principal told three students that they had either had to turn their American flag t-shirts inside out or go home. He said he did this to prevent violence from Mexican American students who were celebrating the Mexican holiday.
Last week, a judge ruled that Mexican American students are allowed to wear Mexican flags and colors on the Mexican holiday, but school officials CAN…