Linking up with Kelly on this wintry Friday! Be sure to check out her very awesome, and sorely needed gift guide for special needs children! Last June I was offered an irresistible deal. If I agreed to give honest feedback, a coach would walk me through writing my first book! It has been a lifelong… Read More #7QT 7 Reasons I Took the Plunge
Linking up with Kelly on this blustery Friday! How did it get to be late October, already? I wanted to pop on here and share some of our ups and downs of the past month. Time is flying by and as the Christmas catalogs start to flood in, I am reminded of just how quickly… Read More #7QT: It’s Been A Crazy October!
Deciding to homeschool took my husband and I six years. We honestly began thinking about it the moment our daughter was born. We read and we researched, we thought and prayed. Both of us are former teachers, so we knew what we did and didn’t want for our children’s education, but it was still hard… Read More What If Your Family Doesn’t Support Homeschooling?
It takes a village… Have you heard that expression before? Usually, this saying is used to demonstrate how many people it takes for a child to mature successfully. However, I have a different take on this! It takes a village because moms cannot do it alone! It is not that they are not capable or… Read More It Takes A Village to Raise A Mom
We have passed mid-summer and it is flying by! WHEEEE…there it goes. I’m not a big fan of bucket lists, however there are some things that I have always wanted to do! As a young child, I wanted to be an undercover operative for the CIA in Russia….in a way I still would love to… Read More What Is on Your Summer Bucket List?
Summer is unofficially here! At our home, school is already out. The advantage of homeschooling is we set our own schedules and I like to have June off–well kind of. When the children were younger, this truly was a month off, however it seems the older they get the more activities and social events keep… Read More #7QT Fun Ways to Keep Learning over The Summer
Dear Friends,This is the quickest take there is! I am hopping on and linking up with Kelly to ask for some fervent prayers for a special little girl. Lily, who is named for Our Lady, is desperately ill and in so much pain. Her mother explains the situation here:“Lily was just diagnosed with Macrophage Activation… Read More Please Pray For Her Rescue
Linking up with Kelly to share my plans for next year. Be sure to check out my curriculum sale post if you haven’t. 1 Last year, I shared my Great Books Preschool program for Little Man. We did enjoy it but never made it through all the books with the new baby and all. This… Read More 7QT: Let’s Get Planning Preschool
Linking up with Kelly for some more getting started tips. 1 If you are discerning homeschooling or just getting started, you have no doubt seen the big catalogs full of curriculum and asked friends which curriculum you should choose. Are you experiencing sticker shock? Homeschooling can seem overwhelming enough, the the cost of a box… Read More #7QT: Let’s Get Planning Tips and Curriculum Sale
The summer is passing more quickly than I care to admit. Today, I am actually at an IHM conference. If any of you plan on stopping by, please find me and say hello. Linking up with Kelly who I wish were going to be at the conference, too! We need to find another conference to… Read More #7QT: Let’s Get Planning–the First Steps