Archive for the ‘homeschool’ Category


What Home schoolers Love to Hear & Back to School 2014

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 in About Me, homeschool, Homeschooling, Learning

I think we are the last ones around to have our official back to school day! I grew up on the east coast and school did not start until after Labor Day. That is how it should be, am I right? After an extreme amount of thought, exploring options, involving the girls in our decision, […]

Back to School Dinner 2014–Speak Softly and Listen

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 in About Me, homeschool, Homeschooling, Learning, Parties, party time, recipes

My girls are too cute, they request the same thing every year for our Back to School Dinner. ¬†Prosciutto alfredo, breads with dipping sauces, brussel sprouts, a fancy drink, and a treat. I like to spend my time on the creating our new family theme and decorating. So for the dinner I head down to […]

Family Timeline Project

Friday, December 14th, 2012 in Crafts, homeschool, Learning

Abby’s favorite subject in school is history–any type of history. Past presidents, lds history, pioneers, Egyptians, nomads, etc. Homeschooler or no homeschooler I would look into The Story of the World history books to have in the home. They come along with an activity book as well. When we were first starting and learning what […]

Where Do I Live?

Friday, December 14th, 2012 in Crafts, homeschool, Learning

Before we moved Cameron was really confused on where the world we were going. Costa Rica? Wait. California? Wait. To the palm trees? In California? No, Costa Rica? In America? Not America? Wait where? So when I saw this idea on a teacher forum for this little book I knew it was perfect. It also […]

1st Day of Homeschooling Back to School Pictures

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 in About Me, homeschool

Adventures in Homeschooling September 2012

Saturday, September 1st, 2012 in homeschool, Learning, Life

This is not going to become a homeschooling blog. I am trying out homeschooling this year, I feel confident in our decision to try homeschooling for a year. I do not know if it will be the right thing to continue to do after this year. This is a trial year and I am very […]

Preschool with Mrs. Mom

I put Abby into afternoon Kindergarten for a reason. Shae takes her longest nap in the afternoon, exactly during Abby’s school time, so now Poki (Cameron) and I can have the afternoon all to ourselves!! I get them both ready for school at the same time and they both pack up their backpacks. I put […]