Halloween and All Saints’ Day (Catholic Homeschooling)

Being Traditional Catholics,  the Things and I are often asked if we celebrate Halloween.  The short answer is, “Yes.”  We just modify.  First you must understand the history of All Hallows Eve, the original name of the “holiday”. A common misconception is that the Catholic Church used this particular date, October 31, to suppress a …

How Scholarships Make College Dreams a Reality

Bug began looking into colleges during the spring semester of her junior year of high school.  By that summer, there she was, college guide in her lap, creating a spreadsheet of everything she was looking for in the perfect college.  I was amazed.  Her criteria was so different than what mine had been almost 30 …