High School Essay Intensive

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I have a high school senior who is looking at college options, so I was excited to have the chance for him to review the High School Essay Intensive program from Institute for Excellence in Writing (IEW). While he has had some writing instruction in the past, it hasn’t been a lot and I was […]

Review: SpeedyPrep CLEP Test Prep

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Pass Your CLEP Test

We are always looking for ways to save money, and our high school senior heading to college provides no exception to that rule. CLEP tests are one way to save money for college, and my son has been studying using SpeedyPrep CLEP Test Prep services. With membership, we have had access to two dozen different […]

Threadbare Finances – 5 Days of Threadbare Homeschooling

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5days Threadbare Finances

Welcome to Day 2 of my 5 Days of Threadbare Homeschooling series! Sometimes the reason we are threadbare homeschooling is simply because we can’t afford it any other way. When we first started homeschooling 11 years ago, that’s how it was for us – and it has been that way off and on (mostly on) […]

Digital Savvy by CompuScholar

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Maybe it’s all middle school kids, but my 8th grader wants to go into video game design as a career. Because we felt like he needs the foundation of basic computer skills and knowledge, we were excited to have the opportunity to review the Digital Savvy  course from CompuScholar, Inc. (This is the same company […]

Manhood Journey – Father’s Starter Kit Review

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I have four boys, three of whom are teens or preteens, and as a mom I long to see them grow up as fine, God-fearing, mature men. I believe that the best road to that destination involves the mentorship by their own father, and so was thrilled to have the opportunity to review the Manhood […]