Give me SPACE!

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Making friends is complete torture for me. Not because I don't want friends, but because "making" them is really difficult. Getting past the whole acquaintance waiting period is painful. I'm a solid introvert. So naturally, when I make the...
My oldest son started kindergarten this year and can I be honest... My kid is fine. I am not. When he first started, I was angry. I was angry I had to share him. Angry we had reached this point that...
Acton Academy Waco was established in the fall of 2018 by Travis and Kristina Baucom as the school's co-founders and directors. Acton Academy Waco's unique approach of providing a "learner-driven community" allows the students to be in charge of...
  Let’s just make this super easy. I meal plan every Sunday and when school starts back up, I have to be absolutely prepared or I am up a creek without a paddle when school days approach! This year, I’m...

Surviving Tweens

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So you survived the oh-so-precious early years, the trying toddler stage and the fun early school age era.  It turns out those little old ladies in the grocery store were absolutely right and those tiny babies DID in fact...
Summertime=FUN! As it should! But did you know that if your child doesn’t read throughout the summer, they can lose some reading skill. “If you don’t use it, you lose it”. So here are some easy, peasy tips to help...
I remember when this question became front and center in my mind. When my daughter was 3 years old, I began thinking about school and when to start. Since her birthday is in late August, I knew we had...
I Love You Enough to Get the Flu My middle child woke up with a 102 fever on that morning we were supposed to fly home from our family vacation. I’ll spare you the details but she was really sick...
5 Ways to Support a Teacher Throughout the Year Disclaimer: This is not your typical, feel good, parent-teacher blog post with cutesy Pinterest links included. This is written from the perspective of a teacher-mom who deeply feels the heavy responsibility...
Breaking The Home School Stigma   I have long heard the homeschool myths circulate around my peers. "Well how do they socialize?" or "Who keeps track of what they are learning?"..."Oh, you didn't turn out like most homeschoolers?" or "What about...

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How We Homeschool: Making the Best Decision for Our Family

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How we Homeschool. I enjoy striking up a conversation with other Moms around the city. We share introductions and start the typical "first time Moms...