Mischief in Oppenheim

Who can resist an underground tour of a city? I for one was excited when our homeschool group arranged an English tour of the underground labyrinth of Oppenheim.  Tunnels that span…

Cline Festivus 2014

Frohe Weihnachten! This is the first year we did the Cline Festivus on Christmas… Which meant the children were woken up with bells on at 1am and were not allowed…

Learning on the Road

So the tide came in and we are still homeschooling. My Battle Buddy, the remarkable Honey bear, was sent ahead to our next duty station with 3 of our kids…

What’s coming next

Over the last Skype with our family in Germany the kids told on their Dad. The girls fighting to see who could get the words out first.  Dad looking the…

Where did it go?

School supplies. I know teachers spend out of pocket for supplies… and I think that’s wrong.  We turn our heads because we feel we did our part and the rest…

The Brainy Bunch Book Review

Recently I finished reading The Brainy Bunch. It now my go-to book to recommend new homeschoolers… a great place to start or remind you of what is possible with homeschooling….

It’s Pink.

When I was a child our Dad color coded our wardrobe. As the only girl it was instinctively pink. Somewhere inside of me grew this dripping disdain for the color…

Sugar Crush 2013

A week later and the rest of the world joins us in squeals of delight.  For us it was another day of the Cline Festivus.   Usually this would mean…