Thanks for the memories 2014. . .

I can’t believe this year is almost over.  2014 was an incredible, amazing, frustrating and trying year.  I think every range of emotion was felt as we processed through a lot of stuff over the last 12 months.  But even through all of it, I’m thankful....

Random Thoughts . . .

This poor blog has been neglected, hasn’t it?  Honestly, life has been so busy and well, I just felt like I didn’t have words.  But there are things I want to document.  So I guess I better find those words, eh? Homeschool and Zoe We’ve finished...

The Homeschool Journey :: Grade 3, Part 2

Homeschool has been, ummm, interesting this year so far.  As of today, we have finished 30 days of class.  I guess that’s not too bad.  But it’s not where we were this time last year.  Funny how life events, work, family time, church, whatever else gets...

The Homeschool Journey :: Grade 3, Part 1

It’s that time of year again.  Am I prepared?  Somewhat.  I have decided that we are going to take a more laid back approach to school this year.  Zoe seems to learn best when it doesn’t feel like school.  So, I’m hoping to figure out what that looks...

The Homeschool Journey :: Part 7

We did it. We finished 180 days of school. At home. Me teaching. Her “student-ing.” Folks, this is a miracle.  A phenomenon. I’ve learned so much over the last 9 months.  I’ve learned how she likes to study, do homework, learn new concepts....

The Homeschool Journey :: Part 6

Well here we are finishing up month 6. And we are both are still alive and seem to like one another. That’s always a win in my book.  As of the date of this post, we have about 35 days of school left. Zoe has been doing an amazing job. She’s a...