Happy Lunar New Year!

A couple of week ago we were reminded that January 27th was the Chinese New Year… and then a couple of days later I ran into my Korean friend who…

Cline Festivus 2016

Hopefully your holiday season was merry and bright! We began our season by going down into the basement to get the decorations… and when we came back up we found our…

2016 Winter Festivities

When it gets cold the fun begins! This year the two homeschool groups in our area did a combined Christmas party.  I have friends in both groups so we found…

Grateful vs Gratitude

When the going gets tough and I want to throw in the towel, I ask myself… why am I still homeschooling? Is it still worth doing? Yes because I’m grateful…

Happy Birthday Neko!

One of my favorite characters was born on this day. No, I don’t mean Calvin and Hobbes (November 18, 1985). I’m talking about my son, Neko. This guy has brought…

The Deal they Made…

In the dark of the night I warmed myself by the fire with friends. Suddenly I was approached from behind by a gruesome Krampus. “You should give me the rest…