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Mosaic Reviews

Weekly Wrap-up: Snow Week

Last Friday the boys busied themselves with building a rather poor model of The Spirit of St. Louis. Despite the poor quality of the kit we did finally manage to get the little plane to fly. However, every landing turned... Continue Reading →

2014 in Review and Upcoming Posts

I thought this review from WordPress was kinda neat so I am sharing the link. My most read posts are about Beautiful Feet Books curriculum and Christian Light Education Curriculum. I am working on a review of Beautiful Feet's Geography... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Friendship and Sorrow

Some weeks are tough and some are wonderful. This week was a mix of both. I enjoyed a few new experience with friends and witnessed my oldest son's heart-break. Friday night was an enjoyable night out with friends...mostly. The four... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Another Birthday and a Rant

When I wrote the wrap-up last week I was hoping for thunder-snow. Well it did not happen. We did not even get snow!!! The snow stayed to the north of us but we did get ice. It looked like snow... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Sickness and Thunder Snow

All systems normal is not the motto for this week. Littlest began the downhill swing into sickness beginning on Sunday with a cough and stuffy nose. On Monday he had a low-grade fever and by Tuesday he was at 103 degrees... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Well…Monthly This Time

Time got away from me this month and I am very late getting the weekly wrap-ups posted. Turns out my husband likes to read them and misses hearing about our school week and my silly banter. I have been a bit quiet... Continue Reading →

Mosaic Reviews: See The Light

I am not much of an artist and am even worse at teaching art to my scholars. I struggle getting art lessons in each week but maybe it is because I haven't found the right curriculum to use. So I... Continue Reading →

Review: My Home School Grades

My Home School Grades was created and designed by John Echols (a homeschool dad) and Jordan Shute (a recent homeschool graduate) for homeschoolers. No one knows better what homeschooling families need than fellow homeschoolers!! My Homeschool Grades is a way to keep track... Continue Reading →

Review: The Ultimate Homeschool Planner

When the email rolled through about reviewing The Ultimate Homeschool Planner (from Apologia and retails for $28) by Debra Bell I jumped up for joy and nearly knocked the keyboard in the floor! I love planners...big and small and I have several... Continue Reading →

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