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Gustavo Solis

The "Papa" of the family. A native Colombian, Gus came to the United States when he was six months old. After serving in the Army, Gus became a Paramedic. He left his career to fulfill his lifelong dream of traveling the country and being with his family full time. Gus enjoys building projects with Shirley, playing video games, board games, airsoft wars with the boys and having ice cream with Mia, Lucas and Isabella. He likes to mow the lawn in warm winter Florida days on his John Deere Riding Mower! 

Some of his favorite books include

HOW TO WIN FRIENDS AND INFLUENCE PEOPLE
THE BLESSED LIFE
DISCOVERING THE MIND OF A WOMAN
LITTLE BRITCHES SERIES
WHERE THE RED FERN GROWS
RAISING A MODERN DAY KNIGHT

 

Shirley Solis

Shirley Solis

Shirley is "little woman" to Gus and "mama" to the Solis children. She was born in Ecuador and migrated to the United States at the age of nine years. Choosing the career of wife and mom initially, Shirley started homeschooling in 1999. Since then, she has also added the role of successful business woman to her life. Shirley enjoys teaching groups of people, helping others, making friends, reviewing new books, blogging, making videos and podcasts. She is also fond of learning about other cultures and their food! She is passionate about teaching character and self-development with the goal of strengthening families.

Some of her favorite books include


MAN'S SEARCH FOR MEANING

HAPPY PRINCE
FEARFULLY AND WONDERFULLY MADE
MATERIAL WORLD
ENCYCLOPEDIA OF BIBLE TRUTHS
CHARLOTTE MASON COMPANION
UPGRADE
WHEN YOU RISE UP
THE READ ALOUD HANDBOOK

AND MANY, MANY, MANY MORE!

 

Gustavo Solis Jr.

Gustavo, seventeen years old, is a compassionate child who loves to relate to people through stories. He enjoys nestling in his bed while listening to audio books of all kinds. BigGuy, as we call him, also loves learning about animals and catching snakes. He has excellent comprehension and talented discernment to judge character.

Some of his favorite books include
FIFTY FAMOUS STORIES RETOLD
HANK THE COW DOG AUDIO BOOK SERIES
KINGDOM'S DAWN AUDIO BOOK SERIES
SUGAR CREEK GANG AUDIO SERIES
JIM WEISS AUDIO CD'S

Nicolas Solis

Nick

 

 

Nicolas, fifteen years old, is a resourceful young man who enjoys working with his hands. He builds "marshmallow guns" for his family business and is very good at managing his money. His favorite subjects are writing and grammar. He has recently written a book titled BLESSED TIMES about his family's adventures while traveling around the country for six months. Nick enjoys reading adventure stories for boys.

Some of his favorite books include

LITTLE REBEL BECOMES A SAINT
AMONG THE FOREST PEOPLE
GEORGE WASHINGTON'S RULES OF CIVILITY AND DECENT BEHAVIOR

Alexis Solis

Alexis

With his fun and positive personality, Alexis, fourteen years old, has continued to develop his entrepreneurial spirit. This summer he made over $600 on Ebay drop-shipping favorite items.Hence, he has reinvested the profit and purchased more inventory. He enjoys relating to people and can sell "ice to an Eskimo."

Despite his young age, Alexis is very responsible with his chores and overall responsibilities. He enjoys hands on math and audio books. He loves to share the love of Christ with others.

His favorite books include

PINOCCHIO
CHILD'S HISTORY OF THE WORLD
TWENTY ONE BALLOONS

Mia Solis

Mia

Mia, nine years old, is our little princess. Having grown up around books, she loves being read to. Her favorite books are THE LITTLE ENGINE THAT COULD, SNIPP, SNAPP, SNURR AND THE RED SHOES, FIVE CHINESE BROTHERS and MY MOMMA LIKES TO SAY. Mia is a determined little girl, a trait which she demonstrated at only 2 years old when she learned to screw the covers of our shelves in the booth…beware she already handles power tools!

 

 Lucas Solis

Lucas

Lucas, 5 years old, is by far a strong and courageous boy. Born "on the road," Lucas traveled to the Grand Canyon at two weeks old and Yosemite National Park at three weeks. He climbs everything, has more energy than a locomotive, and is full of love for his little sisters.

 

 Isabella Solis

Isabella

Isabella, 3 years old, is our latest little addition. Being the sixth, she is extremely aware of her surroundings, repeats everything she hears, mimics pull ups, sit ups, baking bread, cleaning the bathroom and more. She loves books and insists on always having her own book on hand during read aloud time.