One thing that's really been working is our routine, which I shared here. The morning time basket --> table time --> project time thing has been great. My kids know what each thing means, what's expected of them, and whats coming next. It takes us about 1.5 - 2 hours to work through our mornings, … Continue reading Homeschool Update: what’s working and what’s not
Wyatt had a birthday a few weeks ago and turned 3. First of all, I can't believe my baby is now 3, how can he continue being my baby if he grows up?! Three years old (or threes years old, as Wyatt says) isn't a baby anymore, by three you're solidly in the preschool years. … Continue reading Wyatt turns 3!
I mentioned in my last post that I haven't been reading as much as I would like lately. These distractions are the primary reason behind that. I've spent a lot of time lately looking at different homeschool curricula. Even though I've already got this year figured out, I just can't seem to stop looking! Its so … Continue reading Recent Favorite things (aka distractions)
Oops. I sort of took an unintentional break from both reading and blogging from July- September, not doing either one as much as I wish I had now that I'm looking back. I'm recommitting. I know both of these things are good for me and fill me up, but sometimes its easy to forget and … Continue reading Recent Reads (July, Aug, and Sept)