Category Archives: support

HSA Not-Back-to-School Picnic

Once again the Homeschoolers’ Support Association’s (HSA) annual Not-Back-to-School Picnic was a success! Despite the cool day, both novice and veteran homeschool families came out to enjoy fellowship, food and fun! A large shelter overlooking the beautiful beach at Gene … Continue reading

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Summer Health and Safety Tips for Your Family

Summer means sleeping in, spending time together, and slowing down. For many families, it means taking in nature, getting more sun, and having fun on the water and in the pool. Summer vacations and activities are a lot more enjoyable … Continue reading

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Announcing Dessert Social for Homeschooling Parents

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Keeping the Little Ones Busy

Activities for entertaining young children while older children are schooling with Mom or Dad Our family’s homeschooling journey began in the late 1980’s, before many of the current homeschool helps were available. Consequently, I spent hours compiling resources and creatively … Continue reading

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HSA Not-Back-to-School Picnic: So What Did I Miss?

It’s an annual tradition for Homeschoolers’ Support Association (HSA) to throw its FREE and Open-to-All Not-Back-to-School Picnic in September each year, and this year was no different. The executive board met prior to the picnic to be sure all the … Continue reading

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Encouragement Along the Way

This article (originally published in WHO’s News, Convention Edition, 2014) set the stage for Peggy Blanchard’s Convention Workshop – Keeping Learning a Choice, Not a Chore We began our homeschooling journey in 1988 before there were co-ops, classes, or even … Continue reading

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Summertime Stress and Success

Summertime is here! And while many families are gearing up for camps, vacations, and fun activities to fill their days, others may already be worrying about when school starts up again. As homeschooling parents, most of us have gotten our … Continue reading

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