Blog Like A Pro Planner Overview

One of the best pieces of advice I ever received was: “If it isn’t working, change what you’re doing.” The Problem: I have always prided myself on being an organized person. I loved to sort and organize toys and stickers and stationery as a child. As a teen it was scrapbook supplies and later as […]

Full Disclosure Policy for Homeschool Bloggers with Free Image Downloads


(updated August 2014) It’s time to evaluate your disclosure policy. Are you up-to-date with the required changes to full disclosure according to the FTC? Let’s take a look. Each of the images in this post are included in a .zip file at the end of the post which you can download and use at your […]

What’s Your Bottom Line? Blogging with Purpose

Is it time to re-define the purpose of your blogging business? Be encouraged by one blogger's story. #hsbloggers #blogging

Unexpected events were completely disrupting my plans. The first day of our cross-country trip had started out as planned. We left Los Angeles Air Force Base at around 12:30 p.m., and headed for our hotel just outside of Sequoia National Park–a four-hour drive plus a stop for lunch, and a stop for supper. The last […]

Photography: a Hobby and a School Project

Photography: a Hobby and a School Project

One of my many goals at the beginning of this year was to learn more about using my drawing and art skills for more than just fun. I discovered that I love Graphic Arts (Photoshop®, Artrage®, Picmonkey®, etc). To do what I am doing now (making images for my blogs and completing art/school projects) I […]

Going Off-Grid Might Save Your Blog

Save Your Blog with some plugged-in downtime. Are you tired of #blogging ? Writers block? Priorities out of whack? #hsbloggers

I wasn’t planning to be off-the-grid. We have been planning our major move from one coast to the other for months. I knew the week the packers and movers were at our house would be busy, and I knew that there might be a couple of days without internet before we signed out of our […]

How to Create A Word Search Printable

Word searches are fun worksheets for kids to enjoy, and with just a few minutes of preparation, you can create one based on almost any theme to slip some learning into their next printable. Start by thinking of a topic you’d like to make the word search about. Maybe you are studying Great Britain. Grab […]