Here is what a typical week looks like for us.
What have we been up to? The Sweeties have been elbow deep in play-doh… Seriously. I offered to take them to the park and they ignored me. I decided to leave well enough alone. After a week of that, I needed a change of pace and headed out to a Valentine’s Day party… Ready. Set. … [Read more…]
Some of the best wonders are in our own “backyard.” We met up with our friends for a playdate at the Copperas Cove City’s main park in late September. The plan of the day was a little nature walk around one of the city parks at Copperas Cove. We brought our little notebooks and drew the … [Read more…]
All week it was bright and warm. The one day in the week I planned for Lil Man’s birthday was blah… Seriously all wet, gray, and windy. The very next day, in the wee hours of the morning… the sky decided to get the blah out of its system. I awoke today to another bright, … [Read more…]
Last month I shared one of my secrets for managing our homeschool and keeping my life in balance with Tips to De-Stress. Again let me remind you this is more of a “Guide” to the week. We stay pretty flexible and it allows us to explore any interests that may come up. In the meantime … [Read more…]
I am not very artsy or crafty but we did stumble on to a fun sensory activity… Sticky Mosaic Tiles!
I can not tell you how frustrating it is to have a child who takes longer to grasp something than their siblings. Maybe it was just that I didn’t realize how good I had it with Neko. Pinkalicious & Purplicious are average pace and yet different sensory learners… which was initially a surprise to me! … [Read more…]
Instead of risking our lives with busy holiday shoppers we took our chances with Homestead Heritage in Elm Mott, Texas… a little north of Waco, Texas to check out a fair dedicated towards sustained living. The Homestead Heritage Visitors Center is open year round and includes a Cafe and Store for your convenience. The Homesteading … [Read more…]
I LOVE hands on learning! Leather making can be a wonderful Life skill if not a beautiful craftsmanship! *My camera died before I could take pictures of the art work on display around the home and the beautiful knife handles and wallets. Gorgeous! Your just gonna have to take my word for it!* The Homesteading … [Read more…]