Stress.  Why are we stressed? I don’t like it and I don’t want it. There. I have had so many women, homeschooling and not, talk about this subject over the years, that I am compelled to discuss it in a little more depth. We are all attempting to do something (raise a family) that has […]

Stop Running Around & Stay Home

Hello!  This is Emma.  Mom has been very busy lately, so here’s something to read.  For writing class I had to rewrite that old fable, “The Farmer and his Sons”.  Here is the finished product.  Hope you like it. Fruit of Their Labor Old Jethro, the farmer, was surprisingly stricken by a bad case of […]

Fruit of Their Labor

I can not believe my oldest is ready for Algebra. This is Saxon Algebra 1/2. The class before highschool Algebra 1. We love Saxon for Emma. Here is a link to a post I did that goes a little more in depth on Saxon Math and why we like it.

What We Bought At The HomeSchool Conference 2010

I Am Not A Crafty Person In fact, doing messy crafts with my children is honestly one of my least favorite things to do.  This is why I love taking them to our local Art and Science Museum so they can craft until their hearts are content.  BUT, if the end result is something useful […]

Rose Almond Soap – Make Your Own

Hey there Mamas.  Wanna talk math? Oh, well.  Let’s do it anyway : )  This will just take a minute. Consistency?  Hmmm.  Not really. As I have mentioned before, I have tried many, many different curriculum over the last 9 years.  And the only thing I have remained consistent on is the last 3 years […]

Why Saxon Math Works For My 12 Year Old