Yesterday, I turned thirty-six years old. That is 13,150 days. During those 13,150 days, I have lived for approximately 1,136,160,000 seconds. Each of those seconds is a moment that has allowed me the opportunity to be who I am today. Lately I have been thinking about moments of my life that I would travel back … Continue reading Time Machine
There seems to be this idea that children who are homeschooled are sheltered. The notion is that they do not understand the challenge of being in the "real world" therefore do not learn to cope with problems and become "soft". For some children, and I mean a very small minority of children, this may be … Continue reading Sheltered.
I love listening to music, but I am not a musically gifted person. I can’t play an instrument, and I never learned to read music. It is because of this that I was absolutely petrified at the thought of teaching music appreciation to my children. However, Zeezok Publishing helped calm these fears with Music Appreciation … Continue reading Review: Music Appreciation Book 2: for the Middle Grades from Zeezok Publishing.
It is no secret that I love reading books. It is one of my absolute favorite things to do. My husband and kids enjoy it as well. We love finding new authors. We love reading about the adventures that characters embark in. It is this love of reading that had us so excited to review … Continue reading Review: Britfield & the Lost Crown
In every homeschool group that I am in, I see the same types of questions being asked. Parents are worried about how to keep records of their child’s progress. There are varying requirements by each state, and so many ways to maintain these records. Making this process easy is the goal of variety. One such … Continue reading Review: Annual Membership Plan from My School Year Homeschool Record Keeping
A mysterious note left on Libby’s car window has left her nerves unsettled and the trust she had in her husband is wavering. “Your husband is having an affair.” Finding that note has set about a series of events that she wasn’t prepared for. Constant accusations toward Sean, her husband, has left their marriage in … Continue reading Reading Roundup: Date Night
Sometimes we are given little reminders about life. It can come to us in a multitude of ways and have a variety of meanings. I find that a lot of my reminders come to me in moments of stress, and uncertainty. On Friday evening my family and I were having a small fire in our … Continue reading A Bubble Among the Grass