Ready for Back to School?

I know, I know… I said the “S” word! Well, I’ve managed to get a little motivated thanks to this cool co-op I found. The Homeschool Buyer Co-op is a free homeschooling organization for both new and veteran homeschoolers. Co-op membership is free and confidential, and entitles homeschooling families to discounts from hundreds of […]

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It seems crazy to think that we are well past the halfway point of the school year! We had a few *ahem* motivational issues in the beginning of the school year, but it seems that we’ve moved past that and everyone has gotten used to their schedule for this year. Soon enough I’ll have to […]

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Back to the Grind

Yep — it’s back to the old grind after about a month off for Feast of Tabernacles preparation, activities and then aftermath. It’s been quite a month of excitement and anticipation for our family. And now…Monday we are back to work again at full throttle to make up for some lost time.
Speaking of lost time […]

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One Week Down…

Well…we have one week of school under our belts. I’m happy to say that it actually went better than I feared. Everyone is excited about the new school year and we have kids happily learning.
Sarah is doing another big year — she’s concentrating on a literature-based unit study that will include literature, history and […]

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Time to Think School!

This week was school organization week in our household. The annual shift from putting away old school books and getting out the new year’s school book…always an overwhelming and challenging proposition, as you might imagine.
This year, we will be teaching…drumroll please…
FIVE students!!
Here is the breakdown:

Isaiah — 1st grade
Abby — 3rd grade
Ruthie — 6th grade
Michael — […]

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