Category Archives: Reviews: Books and Movies

Was Anne Frank a Homeschooler?

I love books. I’m always reading something. I go back and forth between fiction and nonfiction. However, my love of books can get expensive! So recently I decided to re-read books that I already have on my shelves. Many I haven’t read for (literally) decades. One of the books I decided to re-read was Anne…




My Top 10 “Family Night” Movies

In December of 2010 I published a popular post that listed my “Top 10” favorite movies of all time.  I was actually surprised how many of my readers had not seen the movies on my list!  Hopefully they were inspired by my post to add those movies to their list of family favorites. I decided…




My Top 10 Favorite Movies

With the Christmas holiday right around the corner I thought I would do something a little different.  I want to offer my “top-ten” list of movies.  These could be great movies to rent for some holiday family viewing, or you could even consider them as gifts for your own family or other family members and…




The Seven Laws of the Learner (A Review)

Everyone – or I should say – everyone who makes reading a habit, has at least one book that they have read that they can say “changed their life.”  The Seven Laws of the Learner (tagline: “How to Teach Almost Anything to Practically Anyone”) is one of those books for me. While this book may seem…




Home-Schooling: The Right Choice (A Review)

I have a confession to make.  Even though I have been home-schooling for approximately two decades, I only recently got around to reading this book.  The main reason for this is that I have been convinced that home-schooling is “the right choice” for a very long time.  I didn’t need further convincing. However, I don’t…