She is young, a mere 13 years old, determined, and successful. Ellandri van Heerden has recently been ranked number 22 on the South African Female Junior Golf list, a well-deserved achievement as this player at QW Golf Academy practises golf daily between 09:00 and 12:00 at the Bloemfontein Golf Club under the supervision of her [...]
About Gerda-Marie Van RooyenGerda-Marié is a freelance writer, artist and stay-at-home mom, homeschooling her fiver-year-old son and one-year-old daughter. She is married to a very supportive husband who is a reverend in Boshof, Free State. This creative soul loves books, design and music.
When it comes to choosing a homeschool curriculum, parents often feel like they’re in a maze - with the number of curricula available - or a fork in the road when they need to decide between a box curriculum or an eclectic approach. GET THE BASICS IN ORDER Lana Maree says that it is not [...]
Anyone involved for even a short while will have heard - or even asked - this question. And so, this week, we ask two homeschool moms what they would include in their starter kit. With resources available right at your fingertips, says homeschool mom Ilze Lyell, finding information is bliss: “The Montessori approach inspires me a [...]
It is her love for music and performance which motivates Maja Snyman (13) of Northcliff, Johannesburg, to put in hours without end. This protégée of Russian violin teacher, Irene Tsoniff, had her head set on going to the World Champions of Performing Arts later this year in Los Angeles but, unfortunately, the outbreak of COVID-19 [...]