Holidays

Gifts for Homeschoolers

Gifts for homeschoolers can be a lot of fun to buy.  Typically, homeschoolers travel outside of the mainstream in wants.  Since they are not around a ton of like-aged kids the peer-pressure element tends to lessen.  The desire for name brand clothes and shoes seems to be a bit less (my kids wouldn’t know the difference between generic sports shorts and Under Armor and my pocketbook is happy).  Often they are unaware of the “it” toys.  Homeschoolers tend to be a bit of a different breed when it comes to gifting. Homeschooling is very tailored to the child(ren) often you are buying things year round. Read More →

Sometimes it’s Nice to Peruse a Curated List – Oprah is Here to Help and we’ve Picked our Top Ten Does it make us seasoned to say, “I remember watching Oprah’s Favorite Things on TV?”  Maybe, but no matter how big or small the items are Oprah’s list has become a holiday staple.  This year she has chosen 102 gifts. I’m pretty impressed. I can usually only come up with my kids when people ask what my favorite things are. She, of course, includes a book,  she wrote, and her podcast (Free).  There are a lot of things on this list that you might want toRead More →