Timberdoodle Blog — Family Living

Meet 4 Families from Texas

Meet 4 Families from Texas

Jennifer of Baytown,Texas We are a small loving family, with a mom (me!) and dad (Matt) and a bouncing 5-year-old (Aaron). We are a service based family. We believe in helping others as a family. We volunteer a lot at Matt's nursing home, where he is an administrator. We have one kitten we just recently adopted. She is 9 weeks old and her name is Alice. Karina of Texas Tim (Daddy) is an entrepreneur, and he's currently volunteering as a project manager for our church's new building project. Karina (Mommy) homeschools the kids and loves to have friends over for...

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Meet Julie P. of Topeka, Kansas

Meet Julie P. of Topeka, Kansas

We have Caleb who is 10. He loves Minecraft, Cub Scouts, baking, and being outside. Leo is 7 and our family clown. He loves dinosaurs, reading, being goofy, and exploring. I always say we don't need a pet because we have Leo. He can be any animal you ask for! Dad is great for building stuff and teaching the boys how to build stuff. He is always up for showing the boys how things work. He also is an amazing cook for our family. He works all day but is never too tired for fun with the kids. Me.... Mom...

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Meet Juyne of Huntsville, Alabama

Meet Juyne of Huntsville, Alabama

We are a retired military family of 3 in a city with no family near. We homeschool and love it. How do you Timberdoodle? We have been using various Timberdoodle components for a few years now. We haven't tried a full curricula but wish to. Tell us about a typical school day at your house. We start about 8:00 and school various hours. We do a lot outside the home, too. We travel and go to group outings a lot. We cover math, science, history, geography, language arts, music, writing, typing, foreign language, and brain games. If we peeked inside...

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Meet Amanda of New Oxford, Pennsylvania

Meet Amanda of New Oxford, Pennsylvania

Hi there! We are a family of 5, but soon to be 6 through adoption. We have two dogs  who are a part of our family also. It's Mom, Dad, Leeila and Avia. Our two dogs are Bentley and Tucker. Leeila loves learning by doing and experience. Avia loves tracing and learning her letters. Both girls love being outside and exploring nature. How do you Timberdoodle? We love Timberdoodle. The hands-on approach to learning is perfect for our family and keeps the girls excited to learn. I first heard of you through searching for curriculum for my girls. I can't...

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Meet Summer of Virginia

Meet Summer of Virginia

I’m a homeschooling mom to two wonderful boys, A and I. A is in the 6th grade and I is in the 4th. They have both been homeschooled since they started school. I also have a daughter who is about to turn 4. She loves to “homeschool” as well. And any day now we will welcome a new brother to our family. I was homeschooled and wanted to carry on the tradition with my children for a number of reasons. The number one reason being the family closeness that homeschooling brings. And just under that is the superior education homeschooling...

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