A Case for Creative Efforts: Striving for Life Above Subpar

A Case for Creative Efforts 1. People don’t value home-made items as previous generations did. 2. Kids don’t learn creative skills as they once did. Does it follow then that it is pointless to intentionally teach kids the skills that came so easily to generations long ago, as no one …

When Heather Writes About Organizational Tools And Eats Humble Pie

I realize this is a bit of a bold move, writing about organizational tools this early in the school year.  And I fully realize that somewhere around November or February or March or a week from now, I’ll rue the day that I thought I had it together enough to …

A Day In the (Homeschooling) Life with a 7, 5, 4, & 3-year old

One of the questions I get asked the most often is “How do you get it all done?” I don’t.  It’s all an illusion….a mirage.  Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain. There.  After that confession, my post for the day is done, right?  Check one thing off …