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Homeschool Convention Survival Tips and Favorites

I've been promising this post about my first trip to the Cincinnati Homeschool Convention for a long while. Sometimes life just gets a little too crazy...Anyway, here are my survival tips for a homeschool convention, sessions I enjoyed and my favorite booths. Survival... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Tea Party Revolt

This past week flew by in a rush of business. I had a hard time keeping up and even forgot to get my wrap-up written and posted on Thursday night. I am so looking forward to putting the busy summer... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Friending the Screw-up Fairy

So much has happened in the past two weeks I'm not sure exactly where to begin! Last week my husband left work early because of a kidney stone. I ended up taking him to the emergency room when it did... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Getting Back to Normal and Other Delusions

Life is slowly getting back to normal. The kids are nearly through with their process of Grandma I call it. We still have tons of treats to eat and I will be glad when they are all gone...four large boxes... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Spring Dreams and Turkey Dinner

Warm spring-like weather arrived this week beckoning us to wander outside, ride bikes, and search for emerging blooms. Once again, due to nice weather and a few other interruptions our week did not go as planned. Not really a big... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Getting Back To Normal

My week did not go as planned at the beginning. My mother extended her visit until this past Monday...she was supposed to go on Friday...and then Saturday...and then stayed until Monday. She really should have left on Friday since all... Continue Reading →

Getting Back to Normal and Curriculum Choices

Most schools are winding down for the year and getting ready for a break. After some discussion with my husband we decided to embark on year round schooling. This week we finished up our first week of the 2013-14 school year. Life... Continue Reading →

When Not to Change Curriculum

I am getting ready for the next academic year...which begins the second week of July. I like to plan ahead. I've been reading about Trail Guides Series from Geography Matters. I REALLY like this curriculum and I believe my kids... Continue Reading →

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