When I Grow Up

Do you ever wonder, when you stop for a moment and think, who’s teaching whom anyway?


Learning, Reading, and Looking Ahead #2

So I know I’ve learned stuff this week. I’m hoping I can remember it at 9:00 on a Saturday evening when I’m pretty much ready to go to bed an hour ago. This week I’ve learned– That the reason corrugated cardboard is so strong is the same reason you might fold a piece of pizza […]

Learning, Reading, and Looking Ahead

One of our nightly routines around the dinner table is to share something we’ve learned that day. Mostly my kids stick to stuff they read or learned to do in school. A lot of times it’s– “Mom, um, what was that thing we did today?” “Subtraction with borrowing?” “Yeah, right. That!” And often it involves […]

Our Homeschool 2012-2013 Week 1 in Review

That’s a super catchy title, isn’t it? Our first week of school went fairly well, I think. It was entirely exhausting and involved its fair share of tantrums and tears, but that’s to be expected, especially with a 3-year-old joining us every day! ๐Ÿ™‚ Here are some highlights. I caught this picture of Bubs actually […]

Unleashing My Inner ArTEEST

I recently started doing something new in Photoshop Elements– new to me anyway– called art journaling. Lots of people create beautiful art journals using traditional mediums like paint and stamps and collage papers, but since I don’t know how to do any of that stuff and don’t have anywhere to do it even if I […]