Pirates, wilderness survival and spies are the themes of the boys imaginary play these days. And they’ve gone wild creating their own maps for their play.
Originally posted last summer, the importance of this has continued to be impressed upon me – setting a pretty table magically changes the atmosphere of a meal. It doesn’t have to cost much – nor should it be complicated. The… Continue Reading
Some favorite picture books from this week.
In our homeschool this week … Paul had no work this week, so we made the best of it and spent a great deal of time with friends. Wednesday and Thursday we went away overnight to visit some dear friends,… Continue Reading
Some favorite books from the week.
In our homeschool this week … Exhaustion and joy. I can’t pretend it isn’t exhausting to spend all day with my children, especially when my husband is pulling 12 hour shifts day after day … it becomes a matter of survival… Continue Reading
There are so many incredible apps available for kids and collecting good apps is something I really enjoy doing. (Which is funny, because I don’t let my boys play very often – maybe one day I’ll be brave enough to… Continue Reading
I am posting on Why We Web’s site today on how to turn voicemail messages into text messages so you never have to listen to your voicemail again! We have been doing this for a few years now, and I… Continue Reading
I have been trying to think of a way to share picture books that we enjoy – I have an ongoing list of chapter books that I update as we complete new ones – but we go through dozens of… Continue Reading
In our homeschool this week … We switched our dining room and living room. Somehow the simple change is inspiring. We are making plans to further rearrange things and create a school room space for next year. I am so… Continue Reading