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Homeschooling: Kicking off the 2015 School Year with NEW Routines

If I’ve learned anything in our previous three years of homeschooing, it’s this: flexibility is key!

Our day-to-day schedule has changed so much since I wrote these previous posts about our  787 more words


Six Ways to Savor a Simple Summer

We celebrated our daughter’s seventh birthday yesterday. The original plan was to grill hot dogs outdoors by our community pool…and then we woke up to rainy weather. 852 more words


Favorite Books for Toddlers: Liesbet Slegers

Are you looking for new books to read (over and over again) to your toddler? Today, I wanted to share one of my daughter’s favorite authors with you– 183 more words


San Antonio Book Festival 2015: 3 Great Biographies for Young Readers

When the San Antonio Public Library announced its lineup for authors and illustrators visiting the Children’s Tent at the upcoming Book Festival, we immediately requested as many books from the list as possible. 468 more words


Why Saxon Math Works for Us!

We are nearing the end of our second year using Saxon math as part of our homeschooling curriculum. I know many families are making plans for next school year, so I wanted to share my thoughts in case anyone was interested. 456 more words


Peer Pressure: Can it be Positive?

This weekend, I spent a lot of time thinking about peer pressure.

JC is a really picky eater. As in, eats only three foods. Luckily for me, they are pretty healthy foods. 428 more words


6 Perfect Spring Storybooks

I know, I know…there is still snow on the ground and a wind chill in the air. But Spring is just around the corner (really, it is)! 363 more words