In years past our kids haven't really bothered much with Advents or the countdowns to Christmas. I've tried several but they never gathered much steam as the month of December counted down. This year, however, is totally different. Since Halloween night there has been a ceaseless question. This question pops up several times per day. I've been scratching my head wondering why the change … [Read more...] about Our A-Book-A-Day Advent Calendar
Archives for November 2015
One of our favorite things about Autumn are the leaves! For our children and myself, leaves are a source of endless fun. The more the merrier. The bigger the pile, the bigger the fun. So, here are a few pictures from the fun we had in the leaves this week and one of my favorite autumn poems. I hope you enjoy it as much as we did! "When hips and haws bring dwindling days, and fiery … [Read more...] about Playing in the Leaves!
This post contains affiliate links. I will receive a small compensation if you purchase anything through my links. This is at no cost to you. I only promote items that my family or I have used personally and have enjoyed. This week our three year old, Jade, decided she wanted to do some baking. It must be something about being newly turned three that gives one such independence. … [Read more...] about A Week in the Life of Unschoolers
This week our daughter, Jade, turned 3 years old. If you happen to know where all that time went, please let me know, because I haven't a clue. It seems only yesterday that she was a newborn in my arms. But there you have it, our littlest blessing is growing up. So, we planned to have her a little party. This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure statement for … [Read more...] about A Very Frozen Birthday
This post contains affiliate links. I will receive a small compensation if you purchase anything through my links. This is at no cost to you. I only promote items that my family or I have used personally and have enjoyed. Well, another week has gone by. It's been a rough week for our family. We are coming off of a virus free-for-all that went through our house. The Pediatrician said … [Read more...] about A Week in the Life of Unschoolers
I never thought someone would come to me and ask, "How do you homeschool? How do you make it all work." But that is exactly what has happened. Several moms new to homeschooling have asked, "How do I get started?" I'm no expert. I am however, an expert on my own children. We've only been doing this homeschool gig since our children were preschool age. So in that time frame, I've learned a … [Read more...] about 10 Things You Need to Know to Homeschool