Straight from the Author - A Blog by Linda Lacour Hobar

Thoughts From an Author and Veteran Homeschool Mom

Welcome to my blog!

As the author of The Mystery of History, I wanted a place to stay in touch with my readers and ponder out loud matters of the heart, our homes, and history. I’m glad you’re here!

 ~Linda

 

The Myth of Magellan

The Myth of Magellan

In 1519, no one in history had sailed around the world. In 1519, no one in history was planning to sail around the world. But through a series of treacherous events and dangerous voyages, it happened and many a storybook and history book would say that Ferdinand...

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What are the Dead Sea Scrolls?

What are the Dead Sea Scrolls?

Over the centuries, archaeologists have found stones, tablets, and inscriptions that help support the stories of the Bible. But few findings could be more significant than the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls. What are the Dead Sea Scrolls? That is the name given to...

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Who Was King Tut?

Who Was King Tut?

Who was King Tut? Of all the fascinating pharaohs who once ruled over Egypt, probably none is better known than the young man nicknamed “King Tut.” King Tut’s full name was Tutankhamen (too teng KAH muhn). Out of respect, I will refer to him as Tutankhamen in this...

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Laying a Firm Foundation in Home Education

Laying a Firm Foundation in Home Education

Laying a Firm Foundation Homeschooling means we are going to have good days—and yes, we are going to have bad days. But, what do we do when we have those difficult days? It is most tempting to focus on what is right in front of us. We can think the problem has to do...

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SchoolHouse Rocked – Yvette Hampton

SchoolHouse Rocked – Yvette Hampton

SchoolHouse Rocked If you don’t know Yvette Hampton you are surely in for a treat. Not only is she a dear, dear friend but Yvette and her husband Garrett are the founders, producers, and directors of "Schoolhouse Rocked – The Homeschool Revolution," a movie made to...

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