2016-17 Education Matinees at Butler University

One of the coolest educational experiences we have here in Indianapolis is the Education Matinee series at Butler University. Performed in Clowes Memorial Hall, children have the chance to experience live theater in a fun and friendly environment. While these programs are mostly attended by children in traditional school systems, all performances are also open to homeschoolers and you may purchase tickets on your own (meaning, without having to worry […]

October 25 & 26: Homeschool Days at Newport Aquarium

Thank you to Newport Aquarium for sponsoring this post. Just a couple of hours away, near Cincinnati, is one of my Big Boy’s very favorite places on earth, Newport Aquarium. It’s a great place to experience fresh and salt water fish, reptiles, penguins, and many other animals. One of my personal favorites is the piranhas. I think those guys are just too cool. Big Boy loves the jellies, and Little […]

A Road Trip Win: FlipStir Puzzles {Review}

We take a lot of road trips. My favorite way to educate my kids is through hopping in the car, driving a few hours, and seeing something new (to us) and historically significant. One problem with road trips, in our family, is how to entertain the kids on the ride. One of the easiest solutions is to give them an electronic device and let them play their minds away. But […]

Homeschool Tuesdays at Indiana State Museum {2016-17}

Certain Tuesdays of the month are dedicated to homeschoolers at the Indiana State Museum. On these days, you do not need a group to take advantage of special programming and pricing. Programs begin at 11:30. The cost is $4 per student, this includes museum admission. Call 317-232-1637 to reserve your space (you do have to reserve each individually, which means you can pick and choose the classes that will work […]