Washington D.C. – A Visit to Famous Homeschooler’s Home

In February 2013 my husband was taking a business trip to D.C.  Instead of flying, we decided to take our truck and ride together.  From our house, it is about a 9/10 hour drive.  We stayed 4 nights at a Marriott in Herndon, Virginia close to my husband’s D.C. office.  We had such a fun time exploring the city. A good friend of mine lives in DC and joined us for some of our explorations.  Our hotel was not close to a metro stop...

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Start Spreading the News, We Homeschooled in New York

We tagged along on one my husband’s business trip to NYC in November/December 2012.  My husband’s parents came along for the fun. We got there the Friday after Thanksgiving and stayed until the following Wednesday.  We stayed at the Marriott, Times Square. As luck would have it, our room was a high floor room with a view of Times Square.  The boys were mesmerized by all the lights.  We thoroughly enjoyed walking all around the city. ...

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Homeschooling in Hawaii

What an adventure!  My father in law invited us to join him for his annual convention in Maui. We never pass up on travel!   Fortunately and unfortunately, my husband travels a lot.  While we miss him while he is gone, it allows us to use “points” to take the boys to places they are learning about.  My twins are visual learners.  Being able to see something in person is far more valuable than reading about it.  You can also see...

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