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No hablo espanol.

So we have arrived I Spain and it appears none of us speak or understand much Spanish…who knew? I confidently go into the bakery and as much as I think I am saying 3 baguettes please, it always resorts to numbers on fingers and pointing. 1,167 more words


Hoppers - My review on this solitaire peg-jumping game

Thinkfun has released a new frog-themed solitaire peg-jumping game called Hoppers. The game is for ages 5 and up. The contents of the game include a  game grid playing board that has a compartment under the board to store the cards as well as the frogs for the board. 566 more words


Enough is Enough

So here’s an idea for a reality show: get together a half-dozen or so home schooling families who’ve never met and put them on a farm in some remote location where they have to live and watch each other educate their children. 942 more words


What's it all about?

Here we go!  I am figuring out how to use WordPress, so be patient with me.  What do I want this blog to be?  A collection of thoughts and ideas from a modern homemaker with old fashioned ideals.  492 more words

Home Schooling

Recently Michael and I have been talking about home schooling Jeff. It seems almost every single day that I turn on the news there is another reason to go this route. 573 more words


Common Core anger triggers homeschooling surge in North Carolina #stopcommoncore #ccss

EAG News -

RALEIGH, N.C. – North Carolina officials say there has been a huge increase over the past two years in the number of Tar Heel families who have pulled their kids out of public schools and begun educating them at home. 116 more words

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This Fall

Recently, I wrote the “Top Ten Reasons” why I’m glad that we are a homeschooling family. To date, it was the article that has been shared the most of any of mine. 255 more words

Home Schooling