Egg Science with Whizz Pop Bang! Magazine

I have taken out a subscription to a monthly children’s science magazine called “Whizz Pop Bang!”.  The idea behind this is to give us inspiration and fun ideas for our science part of home educating.  Inside it is full of information, some articles, and hands on experiments to get your little people enthused.  With 2 very different ages in our …

Home Education Expenses

Whilst discussing with a friend about how excited I was I would be able to take the children on lots of adventures, she asked if I had looked into reduced memberships or reduced entrance fees for home schooling families.  I admitted I had not, and went off home to look….anything that saves money for a family of five (very often …

Back to School…..for the Last Time….

So this morning we took a deep breath, packed up three bags, (book bag, PE bag, and school bag), and rushed out into the drizzly day.  None of us can wait to wake up to being able to investigate the world at our pace, and not rush around, and indulge in whatever interest has taken our attention for that day. …

Socialisation and Our First Home Education Experience.

One of the biggest questions that was raised by ourselves, and most often by people we are telling about plans, is what about socialisation and friends for the children? When we first considered home education as an option, Dadda and I discussed this in depth.  We decided for our little lady her activities such as dancing, brownies, and swimming would …

All Change!!!

It’s been less than a week, since the random idea of logging our adventure on a blog popped into my head whilst driving, and it’s all change already.  Gone is the free website builder, and onto bigger and better things (well things that will hopefully make my blogging life easier), or so my very patient friend has promised me ;-). …

Plans for Home Education and Supplies.

The first thing to hit me is there is so much out there I want the children to see and experience.  How am I going to achieve all this, but also know that if they want to head back into mainstream schooling, they won’t find integration too difficult.  I’m like an over active puppy with the excitement of the adventure …

Blogging & Starting out……

As well as the exciting adventure of home education being new, I am taking the plunge in being a new blogger and entering the blogging world too…..so hang on tight for the ride.  I am about to make everything go live in the hope I can connect Facebook to the website.  Fingers crossed and then in the next few days …