Apologia Meet & Greet ~ Meet Clay Clarkson!

**Closed, winner will be drawn shortly!** Hello my bloggy peeps! Come in and sit a spell, I have someone I want you to meet. (And there’s a giveaway at the end of this, so you’d better not scurry off too fast!) This week the Apologia media team has paired twelve homeschooling bloggers with twelve homeschooling authors for a great big Apologia Meet & Greet Blog Hop. One of the best things about talking with Apologia over the past couple of months is that I’ve had the opportunity to step outside of my tiny little homeschool bubble and discover some really

Apologia Meet & Greet Blog Hop, August 22nd!

What happens when you bring 12 Apologia speakers and authors together with 12 homeschooling bloggers? It’s the Apologia “Meet & Greet Blog Hop” coming August 22nd-25th. 12 bloggers interview 12 Apologia authors and speakers. And yours truly has the pleasure of interviewing… oh just kidding! I’m not telling! You’ll have to come back on Monday to find out. (Yeah, I know, that wasn’t very nice. But you’ll just have to wait to see.) Mwah ha ha ha!! But I’ll make it up to you, one of you lucky blog readers will win a copy of his book! (There’s a hint

SpellQuizzer: Review & Giveaway

School is in full swing!! I’ve already heard some of my public schooling friends comment about helping their children with their spelling lists and I’ve already had discussions with other homeschool moms about improving our childrens’ spelling. Regardless of age, school choice or ability, spelling is one of those things that all kids practice and learn their entire school career (and hopefully beyond.) My point is this: No one is exempt from Spelling! Spelling is one of the things I really wanted to do a better job of working on this year (in addition to writing and grammar, it’s kind