August 20: Benjamin Harrison’s Birthday

Wednesday is President Benjamin Harrison’s 181st birthday!  To celebrate, you can take a free first floor tour of his home on Delaware Street in Indianapolis.  We are huge fans of this house and all the staff and volunteers there. The tours will run on Wednesday, August 20, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.  I highly […]


October 10: Homeschool Storytelling Performance

Friday, October 10, the Storytelling Arts of Indiana will host storytelling performances for homeschool families.  There will be two sessions, 10:00 – 11:15 or 11:45 – 1:00.  Both will features storytellers Bob Sander and Mary Hamilton. This program is geared towards students grades first through fifth, but I think the whole family could enjoy it.  The […]

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Homeschool Skate at Skateland Indy

The first Friday of every month, from 1:00 – 3:30, is Home School Skate at Skateland Indy.  Right now dates go through December, as long as they get enough interest they will keep this going through the new year. Admission to home school skate is only $5, and that includes skate rental! This will take […]


August 14: Super Thinkers at Noblesville Library

Late notice, I know, but sometimes even we don’t have our finger on all the pulses! Thursday, August 14, is the first meeting of the Super Thinkers Homeschool Enrichment at Hamilton East Public Library (Noblesville).  This will take place from 3:30-4:30 and have the theme “Eat Like a Bird.”  Kids will have the chance to learn […]

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March 27 & 28: IAHE Home Educators’ Convention

Disclaimer:  Due to a fundamental difference of opinion with a major speaker, I will not be attending this year’s conference.  This announcement is just that, an announcement.  I in no way endorse this event, I am just sharing information.  I encourage you to make your own decision and, if you choose to attend, I sincerely […]


Robin Williams Died from Depression

I can’t stop reading the headlines. Robin Williams is gone. It’s like losing a beloved uncle. I grew up with him, from Mork and Mindy to Aladdin to Good Will Hunting and beyond. It just blows my mind and hurts my heart. But the thing that gets me is that every headline says the same […]

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February: Indy Homeschool Science Fair!

My goal for this site has always been to unite local homeschoolers from all walks of life and create opportunities for us to experience cool things together. So when my friend Jackie from Prime Parents Club came to me with the idea for an all-inclusive homeschool science fair, I knew it was perfect for me. […]


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We have not one but TWO Bug Fest options coming up at Southeastway Park.  Both programs are family-friendly with a recommended age of 5 and up.  You can register for these and other Indy Parks programs by visiting their Fun Finder here. First, Sunday, August 24, Southeastway will hold their annual Bug Fest that is […]

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September 9 &10: Homeschool Days at Conner Prairie

On September 9 and 10, Conner Prairie invites all homeschoolers to come out for their special homeschool days.  During this time you will be able to take advantage of the group rate, without having a group!  Children will be $5, one home educator per family is free, and any other adults are $8.50.  You can […]