We are halfway through our year of family nights! This week, in anticipation of Paul leaving for a short work stint, the boys chose to have a long story reading time for family night. He read (The Hobbit
One of my favorite things about homeschooling is creating my planner ... it is a fun, creative outlet to create, and then holds all of our adventures towards learning throughout the year.
I have seen posts popping up about how mom's need to get over their concern about how they look in their bathing suit and just go have fun in the water with their kids ... and really, the encouragement
June's habit was neatness, which we defined as the quality or condition of being suitable and orderly.
I am working on completing the rest of the years quotes and verses for each habit so they can
Better late than never, right? Finally got the chance to do our annual video interview of the boys that we do each year for Paul for father's day. I love that they know with such assurance what it is that
Dear Wesley -
Happy birthday darling boy! The day you were born I held you tight and whispered sweet nothings to you, the first newborn that I was able to hold right after giving birth ... and while
Last summer we found a wonderful little farm that had pick-your-own berries. Not only were they well priced and delicious, but the owners were SO sweet and it was a favorite family activity last summer.
We are just about to say goodbye to the age of five in this house ... and in honor of such a milestone I thought I would document our very favorite books enjoyed by the boys that have been
It's Not Greek to Me was sent to me as part of the Mom's of Masterbooks materials to review. Todd Friel is the teacher in this dynamic DVD and had our entire family laughing and enjoying the introduction
We were snuggled up reading stories and his fingers traced the lines in my forehead. "What are these lines mommy?"
"Those are the beginning of my wrinkles," I teased.
"Oh. Well, I like them. It looks