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10 Amazing Reasons Why Homeschool Is Better Than Public School

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  1. No cafeteria food. 2. Family vacations count as field trips. 3. School always lets out at noon. 4. No school uniforms. 5. No boring PTA Meetings. 6. No one ever misses the school bus. 7. Doing chores is considered Home Economics.   8. Art class is way cooler. 9. The classroom is a whole lot bigger. 10. Tim Tebow was homeschooled. Click here to check out the ONLY144 Deal.

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Creative Family Viral Christmas Card (Video)

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In a season of endless boring Christmas "letter" updates, Awkward Family Photo style pictures, and too many people texting me for my address, this video made me smile.  The Holderness Family are my creative heroes for Christmas 2013.  Watch their viral video and see why they're so cool. Here's the lyrics for the first verse: Ah yeah! It's the Holderness. 2013 in review. Video Christmas card part 2. Dancing in the front yard night and day. And the neighbors walk by and this is what they say. Are those Christmas Jammies? They are Christmas Jammies. Check it out.  We just...

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Top 20 Teaching Blogs for 2014

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These blogs made our 2014 list for the top 20 teaching blogs.  You'll find ideas, inspiration, and encouragement. The Blogs Top Teaching Learning Is Messy The Teaching Palette Simple Homeschool ScienceFix The Learning Network The Jose Vilson Mindshift Teacher In A Strange Land Penelope Trunk Regurgitated Alpha Bits Tales From the School Bus Teacher Network Youth Voices The Principals Page Weird, Unsocialized Homeschoolers Teach Thought The Innovative Educator Preschool Matters Edutopia Did your favorite blog make the list?

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10 Signs You're Probably a Youth Minister

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1. You've ever had a soul patch. 2. You think in hashtags. #youthmin #stumin 3. You've ever had to explain to a stewardship committee why you spent $75 on SPAM. 4. You're an expert on liability waiver forms. 5. You know who Duffy Robbins is. 6. You've ever been stranded on the highway in a van that was lovingly donated to the church. 7. Your office contains a megaphone, dodge balls, and slime.  8. You've got the pizza guy on speed dial. 9. You get your toilet paper from your front lawn. 10. You use ONLY144.com to help stretch your extremely...

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