Eclectic Homeschooling

We homeschool and we are pretty eclectic about it.  Some days are very “unschoolish” and other days are more scheduled and structured.  I’m not really sure which works best.  I struggle with the idea of “unschooling” because it seems to me that my kids will not learn anything.  Yet I hesitate to have a rigid…

What am I doing???

Welcome to the Eclectic Homeschooling blog, some stories of our experiences as a homeschooling family.  We don’t stick with any set curriculum, but rather feel free to explore whatever is of interest.  Perhaps my kids are exposed to some new idea or concept, if that sparks an interest, we dig deep and learn as much…

Self-Publishing on Amazon

The ice cream truck played the same song over and over, day after day. My older son was really annoyed by the music and one day said he wanted to write a letter to the ice cream truck company and complain. Any opportunity to write is a good opportunity to write, so I handed him…