Category Archives: Homeschooling

First Dance, 18 Years, and Everything in Between

I feel silly saying “We’ve been busy, ” because, well, who isn’t busy these days? I guess it just amazes me because we used to have a lot more down time and now we don’t and I don’t see that … Continue reading

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Bank Field Trip

Yesterday we toured the First Community Credit Union with our homeschool co-op. The woman in charge of education has been teaching weekly at our co-op and Gabe has learned so much! We got to look at the coin counting machine, … Continue reading

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First Day and Cookie Bars

Our first real day of school went about as well as can be expected, I suppose. We started off with Mystery of History. The boys enjoyed that because they like when I do lessons with them. As they get older … Continue reading

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Settling In

Well, we’re home now. And just starting to feel settled. I’ve decided that, if at all possible, we’ll be taking our vacations in May again. That’s when we took our previous two trips and it worked well as far as … Continue reading

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Art

Dayspring has ended for the year. Part of me is relieved. The boys are up there every Friday from 10:15 to 2:30. I make my menu for the week, compile my grocery list, and then go shopping, but sitting around … Continue reading

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I Kid You Not

Sorry, couldn’t help myself. We visited with friends today and were thrilled to spend time with their new kids. They are so funny and entertaining. I could watch them for hours! It’s hard to get good photos of goats!! They … Continue reading

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Purina Farms with Friends

This has been a busy week. Originally, I was planning to finish school during this week. We have a end-of-the-year project to finish for health, were going through the Times Tales DVD and worksheets, ¬†and we have a few pages … Continue reading

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Weekly Update 4/30/16

I’m ready to be done with school for the year. I think I’m struggling more than the boys at this point! Well, not much longer, thankfully! We’re done with math for the year and we only have a couple of … Continue reading

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A Day at the Zoo

We had such a nice day at the zoo! We’ve been to our zoo many, many times over the years and always appreciate¬†it. It’s very well done and they are constantly updating and adding new features. Plus, it’s FREE. But … Continue reading

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Homeschool Weekly Wrap-Up

I haven’t done one of these in a while. Oops. Nothing much to report, really. Both boys have started a new Life of Fred book. Luke is on Edgewood and Gabe is on Dogs. Since it takes about a month … Continue reading

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