So, you’re thinking about homeschooling? I thought I’d write a few posts about it, since we’ve been at this for 8 years, now. Continue reading →
I have had many newbies ask me over the years, “So, how do you homeschool?”
I have to smile to myself, because once upon a time, it was me with those big doe eyes caught in the headlights look on my face! Those who contemplate homeschooling are daring to go against the “norm.” They worry that being weird isn’t worth it, or that they will totally mess up their children’s chances of being a functioning adult, let alone get into college if they choose to someday!
I’ve been chewing on this one lately.
A quick google search on the word itself brings this up:
A few years ago, now, my daughter was referred to an endocrinologist after her yearly checkup. We went, and I was amazed at what I heard. Because it was the beginning of my story. Continue reading →
I love Spring! Fall may be my favorite, but Spring is a pretty close second. It’s about this time of year I get REALLY sick of my coats and sweaters, and start anticipating fewer layers. I love perusing the aisles of seed packets and the gardening sections at our favorite local gardening center & Menards. I am not actually the gardener of the family, Continue reading →