homeschooling life, curriculum reviews, etc.

Life lately: it’s March {2021}

“It isn’t the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it’s the pebble in your shoe.” Muhammad Ali We did something new as a family: indoor rock climbing! This

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We don’t do “bad” grades

When my youngest girl returned to homeschooling last year, we had to work on a mindset shifts about grades. Specifically, that there are no bad grades in our homeschool. Even

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Life lately: Hello, February {2021}

“Instructions for living a life.Pay attention.Be astonished.Tell about it.” ~Mary Oliver, Sometimes Hey, look! — It’s my third post already this year. Are y’all still reading? I miss the days

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Meet our homeschool crew

We’ve spent this week easing into our homeschool routine. I’m not the mom who decorates the house and makes a special breakfast or whatever on the first day of the

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Homeschool Plans 2020/21

This year I have two middle-grade learners at home, age 11 and 13. Because they’re so close in age, they’ll be doing most of the same things, albeit at different

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Here we go again.

For the past several years I’ve been thinking maybe this is the last year I’ll homeschool, but nope! When I started with Kathryn as a kindergartner way back in 2005,

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