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Forum: Women's Health   11-15-2011, 12:53 PM
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Views: 776
Posted By tammyw
Recently my son who is 5.5 started having pee...

Recently my son who is 5.5 started having pee accidents. He says he doesn't know it's happening. This is VERY unusual for him. He still stays dry through the night (has for years). He pees regularly...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-12-2011, 06:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 836
Posted By tammyw
There's no way I could continue a friendship...

There's no way I could continue a friendship with someone who was so obviously negative about my lifestyle. The feeling of being judged all the time would just automatically end any level of comfort.
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   04-25-2011, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 423
Posted By tammyw
I just finished reading Homeschooling our...

I just finished reading Homeschooling our Children; Unschooling Ourselves. I loved it! I love so many. John Holt books are fabulous. So many good ones, but  my favorites are more towards unschooling.
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   04-05-2011, 07:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By tammyw
Just a thought, but does he have any friends or...

Just a thought, but does he have any friends or relatives out of town? That's what I started having my dd (just turned 8) do. She now regularly corresponds with her grandmother and several of the...
Forum: Unschooling   04-03-2011, 04:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,344
Posted By tammyw
Love it! You don't happen to have a blog, do...

Love it! You don't happen to have a blog, do you? I love being inspired by unschooler blogs :)
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-27-2011, 11:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 192
Posted By tammyw
I'm curious if anyone has played these games and...

I'm curious if anyone has played these games and what you think? We're always up for new math games.
Forum: Unschooling   03-17-2011, 10:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 970
Posted By tammyw
How about the book It's Not The Stork? We bought...

How about the book It's Not The Stork? We bought it and read it to DD when she was 7. It was much easier for me to read that to her than to come up with the details myself, lol!
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-16-2011, 04:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 292
Posted By tammyw
Normally I do, but ours doesn't have this book....

Normally I do, but ours doesn't have this book. Is it worth $20, do you think? If it's just got a few good ideas, I think I'll pass.
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-15-2011, 08:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 292
Posted By tammyw
Does anyone have this? Did you like it, love it,...

Does anyone have this? Did you like it, love it, hate it?
 
http://www.amazon.com/Carschooling-Entertaining-Activities-Travel-Learning/dp/0615309496/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-15-2011, 11:21 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,599
Posted By tammyw
It's so sad to hear that not only this section...

It's so sad to hear that not only this section but others are much less active. I may not frequent the other areas that much at this time, but I like knowing that there is a supportive place to go...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-08-2011, 06:36 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,599
Posted By tammyw
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Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-07-2011, 07:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By tammyw
I'm constantly trying to find natural ways for...

I'm constantly trying to find natural ways for my children to learn math, writing, etc. instead of a sit-down curriculum, since they enjoy it so much more, and also seem to learn a lot more this...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-03-2011, 04:54 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,599
Posted By tammyw
I've been reading over there more lately too,...

I've been reading over there more lately too, because it's so active. And I haven't had as much time to post myself, so I've been doing more reading than posting. But there are many times when I end...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   03-03-2011, 04:30 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,599
Posted By tammyw
This board  used to seem a lot more active here,...

This board  used to seem a lot more active here, but things have been quiet lately. Just wondering if I  missed anything, or if there is another place people frequent?
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   02-17-2011, 08:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 396
Posted By tammyw
We don't use Story of the World texts or...

We don't use Story of the World texts or activity guides, but I do have the cds going in our car ALL the time, by my daughter's request. She can't get enough of them. She's listened to Volumes 1 and...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-28-2011, 09:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 288
Posted By tammyw
I guess we are sort of smart for looking at real...

I guess we are sort of smart for looking at real estate then Lakeeffectssnow. As homeschoolers, home truly is my sanctuary and if I don't have a great home, I know I won't be happy. So we have been...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-25-2011, 04:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By tammyw
Great ideas so far! I just love getting new...

Great ideas so far! I just love getting new inspiration for vacations!
 
We lived in NC, very near the outer banks and sadly never went because our children were so little and we just weren't up...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-24-2011, 04:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By tammyw
I actually want all sorts of responses - all...

I actually want all sorts of responses - all sorts of places! I just think it would be a cool thing for people to share their favorite "homeschooling" vacations - I'm sure I'm not the only one who'd...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-24-2011, 11:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By tammyw
Anyone want to share their favorite vacation...

Anyone want to share their favorite vacation spots? I feel like I've typed this post before, but I would be so quick to buy a travel book based on good  vacation recommendations for homeschoolers :)
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-20-2011, 03:55 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,218
Posted By tammyw
We're in San Diego and love it here for...

We're in San Diego and love it here for homeschooling. So many opportunities for homeschooling!
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-18-2011, 07:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 776
Posted By tammyw
There are several Klutz books on fancy writing....

There are several Klutz books on fancy writing. My daughter loves hers!
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-16-2011, 04:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 181
Posted By tammyw
Have you tried searching your public libraries...

Have you tried searching your public libraries for audiobooks?
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-12-2011, 07:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 587
Posted By tammyw
Just placed an order for What Really Matters....

Just placed an order for What Really Matters. Will report back after I receive and read it!
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-11-2011, 01:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 587
Posted By tammyw
I saw that on facebook also. I downloaded it and...

I saw that on facebook also. I downloaded it and will read it tonight! Thanks so much :)
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-10-2011, 01:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,717
Posted By tammyw
That article is HORRIBLE!!!   <quote> ...

That article is HORRIBLE!!!
 
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Homeschooling was originally thought to be a good idea, but recently it has become the subject of late-night comics. Now, it is mostly frowned upon for all...
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