New Season to Kick Off Aug 14

VG State

Paris Area Homeschool Athletics Association (PAHAA) is now in its 6th year and will offer girls and boys basketball to homeschool students ages 10&up in Paris and the surrounding areas in Northeast Texas and Southeast Oklahoma. The 2012-2013 … [Read more...]

Benefit for the Shetler Family

Shetler family w border

3 on 3 Basketball Tournament When:  Saturday, August 18th, 10:00am Where:  Chisum Elementary Gym (3250 S Church St, Paris, TX 75462) Why:  This tournament will benefit the family of Mark and Christel Shetler. Mark has been suffering from … [Read more...]

A Homeschool Mission Statement

Homeschool Mission Statement

Sometimes in the homeschool experience, we get so busy with lesson plans that we forget the bottom line.  Or maybe we’ve never sat down and written a carefully thought out mission statement that expresses the heart of what we are trying to do. But, … [Read more...]

4th of July in the Homeschool


(I know this is cutting it close, but the post below has so many great ideas for Independence Day - I had to share!  Be sure to also visit the calendar for community 4th of July events in Paris. What are your favorite ways to celebrate this great … [Read more...]

The Grasshoppers in My Life


While warm weather, garden vegetables, and vacations all herald the onset of summer, the surest sign summer is here to stay is the annual invasion of grasshoppers.  These harbingers of vegetative destruction gnaw on grass, strip bushes of their … [Read more...]

Blessed to be a Homeschool Family

School on the road

When I was pregnant with our son, my husband and I prayed about homeschooling him, and from that moment we knew that's what God had for our lives.  We have been homeschooling for 6 years, and he is now finishing up the 5th grade.  We have our ups and … [Read more...]