After spending over a decade in law enforcement, victim services and social work, we circled the wagons and brought our kids home from public school. Now, we are on year five. After the first years, we learned to lay to rest all of those good intentions of facilitating unrealistic goals of growth, having tri-lingual kids, and … Continue reading Around Here Normal is Just a Setting on the Dryer.
Some say that February is the hardest teaching month of the year. As a homeschooling mom, I tend to agree. All the built-in breaks of the holidays are over, with no end in sight. As a homeschooling mom, we hope to recoop lost time from the holidays and this battles with the kids being overwhelmed … Continue reading Thoughts from a Deranged Homeschooling Mom!
As I enter my second semester of my fourth year homeschooling, I finally need to just rant. If I had a nickel for every time I hear that "there is no way that I have the patience to homeschool my kid(s)," or "my kids wouldn't survive in homeschool," I wouldn't need to keep buying lottery … Continue reading Are Your Eyes Brown?