Gifted, Homeschooling, Opinion

Modeling Healthy Balance by Modeling Healthy Behaviors

"I've learned how to be a cycle-breaker and how to become a positive parent. By doing so, I am modeling healthy balance by first modeling healthy behavior. We've all got to start somewhere."

2e, Gifted, Homeschooling

I’m Not (fill in the blank), I’m Gifted

Real Life The dentist asks my seven-year-old son what grade he's in. He stares at the wall behind her and lets out a deep sigh. Does she mean what grade level am I on, and if so, which subject? Should I say I'm homeschooled? Why does she want to know? Does she even know what… Continue reading I’m Not (fill in the blank), I’m Gifted

Academic, Opinion

What Makes a Mother

Motherhood could be defined as the state of being a mother. But what makes a mother? Some would say that a mother is just a female human who bore children and motherhood is simply her classification. However, that is not an adequate description because it disregards the word’s remaining definitions; downplays the distinct differences between… Continue reading What Makes a Mother