Browsed by
Tag: homeschooling

First Day of School Picture Confession

First Day of School Picture Confession

 This post is a time for confessions.   Confession #1: I haven’t taken first day of school pictures for the past few years. Even though my Pinterest boards have quite a few cute suggestions, my best intentions have never materialized.   Confession #2: First day of school pictures stress me out. Having both of my boys with their hair combed, clean clothes on, ready for school and pictures = major stress.   Confession #3: Today, I am laying my mom…

Read More Read More

Family Art Time

Family Art Time

Squirting bottles of paint onto a spinning piece of paper sounds like a total mess. However with Crayola’s Spin Art Maker, the mess is minimal and easily contained. When I first bought the Spin Art Maker, I expected a fun and messy art project. The project was definitely fun. My boys and I enjoyed squirting the paint onto the spinning disc of paper. We learned that it is helpful to have someone press the spinning button as someone else squirts…

Read More Read More

My Friends 

My Friends 

Friends are wonderful. During my lifetime, I have been blessed with many friends. I have had childhood friends that I have giggled and shared whispered secrets with. I have had college friends that I laughed with, commiserated with and studied with. I have bonded with young mothers. We shared first joys, first sorrows, and all those cute and exhausting moments of early motherhood. I have homeschool mom friends now, we share all the exciting and frustrating moments of teaching our…

Read More Read More