MarshMedia Review

MarshMedia Review

There are many topics that many parents want to address with their children, including health videos for kids, but don’t know how. MarshMedia is a great resource for videos on building character, health, safety, special needs, puberty and more. General Overview For non-homeschoolers, the prices for videos vary. Each video has its own price. Some videos are…

u is for uncomfortable

U is for Uncomfortable

Uncomfortable might not seem like such a good word for U, but it is something that we’ve been experiencing as a family for a few years now. We’ve come to love being uncomfortable. About two years ago our pastor was talking about how God makes things uncomfortable when He’s ready for you to make changes…

nature's beautiful order review

Nature’s Beautiful Order Review

Memoria Press has done it again with Nature’s Beautiful Order, an 18-lesson biology course for homeschool middle school students.   General Overview Price: $45.00 Set includes: Teacher key, student guide, and study guide (physical books) Or, you can purchase each item individually: Student guide: $11.95 Text: $21.95 Teacher key: $12.95 Covers invertebrate animals through the 5…

t is for testimony

T is for Testimony

After we lost our daughter, Emma, in 2011, I heard Pastor Paul Sheppard speak of testimonies. He said we have to have a test before we can have a testimony and a mess before we can have a message. When you are going through the fire, whatever that fire may be, know that God is…

s is for student driver

S is for Student Driver

S is for student driver this week. Do you have a student driver in your home? Then you know that these are days of learning for both you and your new driver. It’s scary putting your life in the hands of a 15 or 16-year old who has NEVER driven before. We’re talking about tons…

Heroes of History - Louis Zamperini

Heroes of History – Louis Zamperini Review

From troubled youth to American hero, Louis Zamperini pretty much experienced all that life had to offer. We thoroughly enjoyed reading Heroes of History – Louis Zamperini by YWAM Publishing. The Louis Zamperini book is part of the YWAM’s Christian Heroes: Then & Now Heroes of History series.   General Overview We received the physical paperback book…

the typing coach review

The Typing Coach Review

Typing is a fundamental skill these days, especially with 99% of work being accomplished on a computer. We all need more typing practice at my house (for this very reason) so I wanted to try The Typing Coach Online Typing Course created by The Typing Coach. General Overview Price: $17 per person per year Online…

thin stix review

Thin Stix Review

Do you have little ones that like to paint? We’ve spent quite some time playing with The Pencil Grip, Inc.’s Thin Stix 6pk of Classic Colors for this review. I have to say … these are pretty cool. General Overview Price: $8.99 Painting without the mess Solid tempera paint sticks Our Thin Stix packet contained these colors:…

Captain Absolutely Review

Captain Absolutely Review

We loved reading Captain Absolutely from Focus On The Family. It contains all the components of a great comic – humor, action, character-building components, truth, and a good guy that defeats evil. General Overview Price: $9.99 Paperback Written by Focus on the Family 105 pages Amazing graphics with rich color How We Used The Book…

homeschool rescue review

Homeschool Rescue Review

Help for homeschool parents is at your fingertips with Homeschool Rescue from Only Passionate Curiosity. Over the past few weeks I’ve been able to indulge in a little bit of “me time” with this Homeschool Rescue review. It’s been an eye-opening experience into my scheduling, our homeschool, the areas in which I am struggling, and where I…