Standardized tests…few other things can drum up such visceral reactions! This post is not designed to enter the standardized test debates. There are other places and times for those important discussions. 1,611 more words
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Who has time to polish their silver?
Ok, not that I have all that much silver.
But there is a lovely rice spoon I received for my wedding that hasn’t been used in years. 490 more words
I’m starting to see the giddiness of families making educational choices for next year! It is exciting to head to a convention or curriculum fair and see all the bright shiny new choices. 1,286 more words
Mother and Sons
My oldest son officially passed me on our family’s height chart earlier this winter. The chart is a piece of wood on which my husband carefully measured and accurately replicated the pencil marks that were on a wall at our old house. 858 more words
I’m excited to link up with Simple Homeschool today for their “Day in the Life” series! I’ve enjoyed reading this series for years, and it is fun to add a little peek into our not-so-normal normal life today! 1,673 more words