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Top 10 Favorite Homeschooling Sites {Resources, Printables, Support & More}

Top 10 Favorite Homeschooling Sites {Resources, Printables, Support & More}

When I started blogging in 2009 I had know idea what I would soon find on the Internet! I couldn’t believe the wealth of homeschool knowledge, connection, and support I would find! I originally wrote this Top 10 Favorite Homeschooling Sites list in 2012. Wow! How the time flies! So much has grown and changed in(…)

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Most Popular Starts At Eight Posts of 2016

Most Popular Starts At Eight Posts of 2016

As I looked back through my archives to begin this post I was surprised to find I have been doing this Most Popular list since 2011! It is amazing to me what has remained popular and what new things have really resounded with people.  I have really struggled this year with balance – balancing homeschooling,(…)

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Starts At Eight: The Story Behind the Name

Starts At Eight: The Story Behind the Name

Have you ever read a blog, or read the name of a business and wondered where the name came from? I know I have! Here is a chance to find out how Starts At Eight got its name! Back in 2009 I wrote a post called Why Starts At Eight? to give a little background(…)

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Starts At Eight Top 10 Most Popular Posts 2015

Starts At Eight Top 10 Most Popular Posts 2015

As I looked back through my archives to begin this post I was surprised to find I have been doing this Most Popular list since 2011! It is amazing to me what has remained popular and what new things have really resounded with people. In the first half of this year I was incredibly on(…)

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Starts At Eight Most Popular Posts of 2014

Starts At Eight Most Popular Posts of 2014

2014 was a year of growth here at Starts At Eight. I have worked extensively to share curriculum reviews, elementary unit studies and anything teen related. As with each year since I started doing this post, I am interested to see what Starts At Eight Most Popular Posts of 2014 were! I am trying something(…)

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Starts At Eight Was Nominated for Best Homeschool Mom Blog

Starts At Eight Was Nominated for Best Homeschool Mom Blog

I was so pleasantly shocked and humbled to find that someone nominated Starts At Eight over at The Homeschool Post 10th Annual Blog Awards!   I want to start with a thank you for all of you out there reading! When I started blogging I never imagined it would turn into this! I so enjoy(…)

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5 Reasons My Cloud EX2 is for Bloggers

5 Reasons My Cloud EX2 is for Bloggers

The idea of the cloud has been around a long time. It used to be called managed services. With the introduction of high speed internet access everywhere and technology at the tip of our fingers, inexpensive access to “The Cloud” is now a reality, and one that should have bloggers considering the My Cloud EX2(…)

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10 Tips for Brainstorming Blog Ideas

10 Tips for Brainstorming Blog Ideas

Many years ago when I started blogging I had lots of trouble coming up with topics I thought were worthwhile, or even topics at all.  As the years have progressed I have more ideas than I can possible write about!  Even so I keep brainstorming blog ideas, and making lists, notes, etc. for new themes,(…)

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Starts At Eight: Top Ten Most Popular Posts of 2013

Starts At Eight: Top Ten Most Popular Posts of 2013

Last year was the second year I posted a list of the Top Ten Most Popular Posts here at Starts At Eight. Top Ten Most Popular Posts of 2012 Top Ten Most Popular Posts of 2011 Since I really enjoyed the chance to look back at was popular over the past year and see how(…)

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Newest iHomeschool Network Blogger!

Newest iHomeschool Network Blogger!

Yes, you read the title right! I am so excited to have been asked to join the talented bunch of bloggers over at iHomeschool Network!

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10 Useful Tips For Using Pinterest

10 Useful Tips For Using Pinterest

Over the past couple of months I have gained a greater interest in using Pinterest. Using Pinterest has been helpful for me to keep websites and blogs/blog posts that I find useful in an easy organized fashion. I will never claim to be a social media expert but I have definitely picked up some easy(…)

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Starts At Eight: Top Ten Most Popular Posts of 2012

Starts At Eight: Top Ten Most Popular Posts of 2012

Last year was the first year I posted a Top Ten Most Popular Posts. I don’t often look in the analytics part of my blog, so it was fun to see where people were visiting. Since I really enjoyed it last year, I decided to do it again this year. I am including the Top(…)

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