Nicole Dean, Author at Homeschool Base

About Nicole Dean

If age is of any importance then I guess I'm one of the 'younger' homeschool writers here. I haven't graduated any kids yet. I'm interested in exploring every potential opportunity for learning.

I homeschool out of passion. Passion for learning. I'm most passionate about writing.

Watch 3 Years + Homeschooling + Hard Work Transform This 13-Year-Old Composer

Posted in Homeschooling, News on December 27, 2016

Adam Kulju is a 13-year-old homeschooler from Thornhill, Ontario. Because he wanted to devote more time to music, he transitioned from public school to homeschool. He spends at least 4 hours a day practicing and composing music. He has a YouTube channel that documents astounding progress. At 8 years old Lady Gaga Poker Face Original Read More »

15 Ways To Teach Your Daughter Self-Esteem

Posted in Parenting, Teaching on December 13, 2016

Does your daughter seem to hate herself? Does she think the world would be a better place without her? Your daughter may be adorable, smart, and all around amazing. But sometimes she just can't see it in herself. We have all struggled with self-worth and self-esteem issues. Sometimes our past struggles make it easier to "teach" self-esteem. Read More »

Review: The Best Instant Pot Accessories

Posted in Lifestyle, Reviews on December 10, 2016

A few weeks ago one of my friends asked me for some advice on what add-ons/accessories she should use with her new pressure cooker. So, I figured if I was going to put in the effort, I might as well publish it too. I'm going to continue to update this list when I discover more products Read More »

Instant Pot IP-DUO60 Review (Pressure Cooker) - We Can't Live Without It

Posted in Lifestyle, Reviews on December 7, 2016

When I bought my Instant Pot Pressure Cooker off Amazon, I was most excited to save hours in the kitchen, but I had no idea how much more flavor would be in the meals I made. (That's actually been my favorite part. Everything has tasted so good!) I used the Instant Pot three times within Read More »

The Best Laminator for 2018 - Why You Need One & Which One To Buy

Posted in Reviews on December 6, 2016

It took me wayyy to long to discover the wonders of owning my own laminator. I'll admit, I quite frequently visited my local 'print shop' to get things laminated, but I never considered buying my own laminator machine. Owning your own laminator is going to change your life. You'll find yourself creating excuses to laminate Read More »