Santa Claus is a traditional figure during the festive season. But some special needs kids might not understand what he stands for. It's OK to say No Santa!

Santa Claus and Special Needs Kids

Santa is an age old tradition, celebrating the selfless giving that we characterize with Christmas.  While many people dislike Santa receiving credit for their tireless pursuit of the perfect toys, others find Santa offers an opportunity to teach about the joy of giving. I’ve always found myself wavering between these two camps each year, but …

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Awesome Activities for Special Needs Kids

Activities for special needs kids often take a bit more planning. If you’re a special needs parent, you’ll know that getting your child out the door can be like planning a military operation. It took us a long time to find out what worked for our family. But with planning and preparation, there are many …

Homeschool follow loops on Instagram are great to create an online community of like-minded people. Read on to see how it works and why you should try one.

Homeschool Instagram Follow Loop to Build Community

Homeschool follow loop? If you’ve been on Instagram lately, you might have seen a ‘follow loop’ or a ‘follow train’. It basically looks like lots of profiles posting the same picture and text. I was intrigued when I saw it and decided to get on the train. I then decided to start my own homeschool …