Monthly Archives: January 2012

Why I do it

I sometimes find it hard to articulate why exactly we home educate our children.  I don’t mean to other people–I have that answer down pat. We were called to it. It was that simple. The truth, though, is that sometimes … Continue reading

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Sometimes you get more than you ask

Just the other day I was lamenting the lack of peace in my home. And that very evening, while I was (finally) taking my shower, I got more peace than I could ask for. Well, actually, to be precise, pieces. … Continue reading

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time

One of the funny things about living with young children is observing them as they learn the language. It is sort of like watching an immigrant learn English, only much funnier. Lil’ Adventurer has definitely reached the stage where he … Continue reading

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All I want is a little peace

Today has been a less-than-stellar day. Anytime you begin the day by assigning toddlers the LOVE SEAT OF DOOM, you know it is going to be a rough day. It seems Curious George is really good at pushing Lil’ Adventurer’s … Continue reading

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Dailey Gingerbread Report

We make a gingerbread house every year. It is one tradition the children seem to think is very important to a successful holiday season. They love eating all that sugar the challenge of creating an edible masterpiece. And to tell the … Continue reading

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The end of the world as we know it

There has been a lot of hype in the news about the alleged end of the world in December of this year. It seems that some folks believe that the ancient Mayans “predicted” the end of the world. This so-called … Continue reading

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