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Kris Bales
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Home educator | Homeschool consultant | Blogger | Social media manager | Christian wife and mom | Runner | Sweet tea addict
Home educator | Homeschool consultant | Blogger | Social media manager | Christian wife and mom | Runner | Sweet tea addict

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If you're looking for stocking stuffer ideas or just want a fantastic product to add to your art supplies, you've got to try Magic Stix. They're bold, vibrant, washable markers guaranteed not to dry out if the cap is left off for 7 days. And, they really don't! I tested them myself.

Read it now: https://www.weirdunsocializedhomeschoolers.com/magic-stix/

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It can be easy to think of hands-on projects as something for elementary students. Don't let these activities get pushed aside for "serious school" once your kids are in middle school and high school. They benefit just as much from hands-on learning as younger kids do.

Read it now: https://www.weirdunsocializedhomeschoolers.com/hands-on-learning-for-high-school/

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#middleschool #highschool #homeschooling

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Have you ever worried that maybe your homeschooled kid really is weird and unsocialized? If you have, you're not alone.

Read it now: https://www.weirdunsocializedhomeschoolers.com/weird-homeschool-kids/

Pin for later: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/26951297754660149/

#homeschool #homeschooling

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Are you an introvert homeschooling extroverts? Do you find it too people-y outside your home? Are you more apt to befriend the four-legged, furry folks at parties rather than the two-legged variety?

If this describes you, you'll love Erin's tips and tricks for homeschooling your polar opposites.

Read it now:
https://www.weirdunsocializedhomeschoolers.com/introvert-homeschooling-extroverts-tips-and-tricks/

Pin for later: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/26951297754649538/

#introverts #homeschooling #extroverts

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I had a homeschool mom ask me a question that made my heart ache for her: "After 10 years of homeschooling, my husband told me that he thinks I’ve never really been cut out for homeschooling. Do you have any advice?”

I figured that she probably wasn't alone, so I published my reply in a blog post. What would you tell her?

Read it now: https://www.weirdunsocializedhomeschoolers.com/when-the-homeschool-nay-sayer-is-your-spouse/

Pin for later: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/26951297754582618/

#homeschool #homeschooling #encouragement

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Homeschooling can get expensive. Try these tips for stretching your homeschool dollars. What's your best money-saving tip for homeschooling?

Read it now: https://www.weirdunsocializedhomeschoolers.com/homeschool-budget/

Pin for later: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/26951297754571225/

#homeschool #homeschooling #budget

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Do you have downtime built into your kids' schedules? I admit that we're not busy enough to need to purposely schedule downtime this year, but we have been in the past.

Tara shares her thoughts on why downtime is so important to kids with busy schedules.

Read it now: https://www.weirdunsocializedhomeschoolers.com/importance-building-downtime-childs-schedule/

Pin for later: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/26951297754547818/

#homeschool #homeschooling

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If you live in urban areas, you may feel left out when the conversation in homeschooling communities turns to nature study. You don't have to, though! I've got some simple tips for nature study that will even work for people who live in the middle of the city.

Read it now: https://www.weirdunsocializedhomeschoolers.com/5-simple-nature-study-tips-for-city-dwellers/

Pin for later: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/26951297754532037/

#homeschool #homeschooling #naturestudy
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