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When recalls can impact the health and safety of our families, we will share about it! Kellogg’s Recalls Honey Smacks Cereal Due to Possible Health Risk! And the recall is very widespread with almost 100 people getting sick so far. What Product is Being Recalled? Kellogg’s announced it is voluntarily recalling 15.3 oz. and 23 […]The post Kellogg’s Recalls Honey Smacks Cereal appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Fresh cut fruit is being recalled due to the possibility it is contaminated with Salmonella. It can be very dangerous to children and elderly and possibly even fatal. Fruit Being Recalled Caito Foods is voluntarily recalling fresh cut watermelon, honeydew melon, cantaloupe and fresh-cut mixed fruit containing one of these melons. These were produced at […]The post Cut Melon Products Recalled Due to Possible Health Risk appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Community Q and A is a new way to support moms here at Hip Homeschool Moms. We get asked questions that we don’t necessarily know the answers to. So we thought it would be fantastic to create a resource where we can crowd source the information to answer your questions. The first question we are attempting […]The post Crowd Sourcing American Sign Language Courses with Reviews appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
When recalls can impact the health and safety of our families, we will share about it! This recall is for breaded chicken products that were not sold directly to the public. But were sold to food service establishments around the country. Tyson Recalls Breaded Chicken Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination. Tyson Foods Inc. […]The post Tyson Recalls Breaded Chicken Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Kids love making bubbles! I mean REALLY love bubbles. Below you’ll find a great video demonstrating how to create your own unpoppable bubble solution and a printable recipe. It’s easy, and you probably already have the ingredients you need. (And if you don’t, it’s super easy to find them!) This would make a fun science […]The post Unpoppable Bubble Recipe with Free Printable appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
As I run back and forth between a sick child, another child who’s bored and wants to do anything she can to make a mess and get my attention, and yet another child who needs help with her school work, I turn on the TV (which we never ever do during the day, but I’m […]The post A Reality Cooking Show for Homeschool Moms appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Celebrating Mother’s Day can be hard… but celebrating Father’s Day when Daddy is absent can be that much harder – especially when it means you’re parenting alone. It may be that you’ve never had a dad, or you’ve recently lost a special one, or he is so far away. It may be that the father […]The post Celebrating Father’s Day When It’s Hard appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
We've all heard the stereotypes about homeschoolers, right? You know, the assumptions people make when they find out that you're one of “those” families. A lot of times, people's curiosity about (or disapproval of) homeschooling may reveal itself in the many questions they ask about your children's future welfare. They may ask, “Don't you worry […]The post 10 Reasons Homeschoolers Rock at College and Adulthood appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Almost 21 years ago, I began a journey that I didn’t even realize I was embarking upon. All these years later, I know that it’s a good thing I couldn’t see into the future. If I had known all of the trials I would face, I might have chosen not to take the journey. I […]The post Autism and an Unexpected Homeschooling Journey appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Ask a random stranger in early May about plans for Mother's Day, and he or she can likely give you a full itinerary for the day, including church with Mom, lunch with Mom, flowers for Mom, and gifts for Mom. Ask the same random stranger in mid-June about plans for Father's Day, and you'll probably […]The post The Mother Lode of Father’s Day Ideas appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Worried about the cost of college – How does $1 per day sound? We are always on the lookout for opportunities that will help you educate your children… and this one is too good to not share! Great Opportunity! Seriously, if my husband did not work for a university where he receives tuition remission, we […]The post Worried About the Cost of College – How Does $1 per Day Sound? appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
I grew up in Georgia, where summer was guaranteed to be one thing: hot. Other than the lake, there was another magical escape from the heat which could always be relied upon–the local library. Some of my favorite childhood summer memories involve going to that library every Friday afternoon with my parents, relishing the cold, […]The post 10 Books to Read This Summer appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Are You Unorganized too? Offer details: Homeschooling is not always easy. If you are just thinking about starting… don’t let that scare you. It is just the truth, it can get overwhelming. There are many things to juggle — and so much STUFF! Books seems to take over. Paper doesn't really seem to have a […]The post Are You Unorganized too? appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Many people who don’t homeschool or don’t know much about homeschooling mistakenly believe that we moms need to be experts at every subject we teach in order to do a good job teaching it, but it’s just not true! We often experience the joy of learning as we teach and learn along with our children. To […]The post We Learn Along with Our Children appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
In a very rare move, the FBI issues a warning to reboot your home and office routers now! Americans with internet routers in their homes or offices should reboot their routers immediately after the agency discovered hundreds of thousands of routers had been compromised by “foreign actors” (their wording, not ours). Summary The FBI recommends […]The post FBI Issues a Warning to Reboot your Home and Office Routers Now! appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
As always, when we see recalls that would impact the safety of your family, we will always share it! Jané Recalls Strollers Due to Being an Entrapment and Strangulation Hazard. Description This recall is for the United States model of Jané Muum strollers. The recalled strollers have a black frame, a reclining seat or hammock that […]The post Jané Recalls Strollers Due to Being an Entrapment and Strangulation Hazard appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
I did a survey in our group this week, and we learned that about half of the moms who are homeschooling in our group are also working (or want to work). When returning to the workforce, it can be hard to know what experience to include and how to show how your experience transfers. I […]The post The Mom Resume – Show How Your Mom Experience Transfers appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
I remember summer days when we were little girls. (Because I'm a twin, I always think of my childhood in terms of “we.”) We grew up in the South, so summers meant working in the garden. But they also meant eating watermelon (that we grew ourselves) and homemade (hand-churned!) ice cream. The grown-ups drank iced […]The post #SummerWOW with Your Family appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
A homeschool family in South Carolina was quite surprised with their graduate’s cake they ordered from Publix. The cake was ordered to celebrate her son’s graduation from a Christian-based homeschool program with a 4.89 grade point average. Mom, Cara Koscinski, ordered the $70 cake to celebrate her son’s academic achievement. She requested the Publix bakery […]The post Bakery Censors ‘Summa Cum Laude’ On Homeschool Grad’s Cake appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Do you encourage your children to write letters? If not, now is the time to start letter writing! There are now scratch-and-sniff postage stamps! Seriously, I’m not kidding! The U.S. Postal Service's first ever scratch-and-sniff stamps will be introduced June 20 in Austin, TX, at a children’s museum. These new stamps will add the sweet scent […]The post Letter Writing Just Got More Fun – Scratch and Sniff Postage Stamps appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
My kids are reluctant readers, which means I have to work pretty hard to get them to read anything outside of their normal. I’ve had to come up with creative ways to get my kids to read. During the summer, though, I like to add incentives to their reading programs by using a summer reading […]The post Summer Reading Tracker Free Printable appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Any recall that might impact our families or our homeschools, we will share and let you know about. Discount School Supply recalls crayons due to laceration hazard. Product being Recalled Colorations™ brand extra-large crayons. This recall involves Colorations™ brand 200 extra-large crayon sets, including 25 red crayons. The extra-large crayons measure about 4.5 inches long and […]The post Discount School Supply Recalls Crayons Due to Laceration Hazard appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
When a recall can impact the health or safety of your family we will share the information as soon as we find it! Please read this one. Homeopathic medications for children recalled… Products Being Recalled MBI Distributing, Inc. is voluntarily recalling all lots of homeopathic Teething Drops, Nausea Drops, Intestinal Colic Drops, Stomach Calm, […]The post Homeopathic Medications for Children Recalled appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
I homeschool to protect my children from the world’s standards. I just said that out loud… well, I typed it, and I’m sure I’ll get some grief over it. But it is fact, and I know many of us homeschool for this very reason. So I’m going to just own it. I do shelter my […]The post I Homeschool to Protect My Children from the World’s Standards appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
How many times has someone said to you they just don’t see how you can spend all day every day with your children when they find out you are homeschooling? I don’t know about you, but I LOVE spending time with my kiddos. Motherhood Some days are hard – filled with too much to do. […]The post All Day Every Day With Our Children – Homeschool Truth Bomb appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.