Tag Archives: Family

Outside the Box Solution Nets Homeschooler a Shot at College Lacrosse

The lack of a local team didn’t stop this homeschooled athlete from earning a slot on a college lacrosse roster. This coming spring, 19-year-old Derrick Shealy will fulfill his goal of playing college lacrosse, an opportunity that almost didn’t materialize because of roadblocks that other homeschooling families may find all too familiar. North Carolina laws […]

All Kinds of People | HSLDA Blog

All Kinds of People

They say that opposites attract. But for my husband and me, that’s not quite the way it worked. While I certainly wouldn’t have said we were exactly alike, some of the things I found most attractive about him were those that felt familiar: backgrounds, interests, sense of humor…They made the quirky aspects of my personality […]

What an Epiphany | HSLDA Blog

What An Epiphany

Dear Family and Friends, Well, it’s that time of year again. That time when our mailbox fills up with lovely cards from all our friends and relations, most of whom appear to be organized enough to pose for Christmas pictures before Thanksgiving, sending us tidings of good cheer. Since I’m already so far behind on […]