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Discovering Monet

Do you incorporate artist study or picture study into your homeschool? What does it look like in your home?

We are enjoying our first foray into the world of art appreciation with a Charlotte Mason inspired artist study. 336 more words


Open House


I had my first open house last night.

My. Kids. Are. Awesome.

I am so excited for school to start. Nervous, but excited. I have been in and out of my classroom for the last two weeks or so with Nora by my side. 228 more words


MFW Adventures: George Washington + Bribery

Last Spring I sat at my desk and pulled out my new planner. I wrote out all the things we would be doing in the fall and felt tired just writing it all down. 1,270 more words

Homeschool Education

Raising Ellie: Big Girl Room | Montessori Inspired

Big girl status has officially fallen on our house.  With Ellie nearing two, she has become pretty fiercely independent.  That was a major sign that she was ready to be upgraded. 376 more words


3 Advantages to Alternative Learning

You may be wondering; “why Montessori teaching over traditional structure?” Well, there isn’t any one answer. However, there are several benefits to enrolling your child in a Montessori based school versus a traditional school. 310 more words


Trying Desperately NOT To Be An Grumpy Pregnant Lady

Man it’s hard. This whole pregnancy thing. Not BEING pregnant, but people KNOWING you’re pregnant. I know everyone warned me that there would be a lot of unwanted advice, but holy cow! 268 more words