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Past Few Weeks, Struggles, and Looking into the Summer

These past few weeks have been a bit different.  Two weeks ago we took a few days off and went to my parents’.  I was planning on doing school while we were there, but because of my breathing issue (which we now know to be hyperventilation syndrome), I decided to just take the days off.   909 more words


A Very Visual Learner - So Which Curriculum?

A Comparison of A.C.E. vs Horizons For a Very Visual Learner. 

I’m early in my Homeschooling adventure.  My kids are 5, 4, and 2 1/2 (and minus 7 months but who’s counting). 1,142 more words

Homeschooling - An Unexpected Journey

I've Never Had A Bad Day

The topic for this week’s essay is: Describe a bad day you had and how you handled it.

I’ve got a secret; I’ve never had a bad day. 235 more words

Creative Writing

Kindergarten is the Easiest Grade to Homeschool

I just read my last post about Kindergarten: Homeschooling Kindergarten for the Second Time. I’m glad to see I’m still on track with what I wanted to accomplish with my six-year-old, though there have been a few tweaks. 1,256 more words


Cooking With The Kids - An Easier Way to Decorate a Cookie

I’ve long admired the fancy cookies seen in shop windows and sprinkled all over the internet. They’re almost too pretty to eat. I imagined it would take a great deal of time, talent, and effort to create such wonderful masterpieces. 338 more words


A little history lesson

Many years ago I was an English Lit major at Uni. I’ve always had a love of reading and a love of words, and a love of how stories are told, in whatever form this takes. 833 more words