5 More Homeschool Quotes!

5 More Homeschool Quotes!

“It is hard not to feel that there must be something very wrong with much of what we do in school, if we feel the need to worry so much about what many people call ‘motivation’. A child has no stronger desire than to make sense of the world, to move freely...
Finding Solid Ground – A Journey Into Homeschooling

Finding Solid Ground – A Journey Into Homeschooling

Finding solid ground. I have been floating in the clouds so long I forgot it was suspended animation. I attended a traditional Catholic school as a child, grew up to teach in urban, suburban, and rural public schools for almost 25 years, and now I’m homeschooling my...
Kindergarten

Kindergarten

Kindergarten: (noun). From the German meaning “a child’s garden”. God plants two seeds into the garden of every child’s life. They are His gifts both to the child and to the world. The flowers these seeds are intended to bear are curiosity and the capacity to be...
Get Lost

Get Lost

Why is it so important to stop and smell the roses? To keep stopping and keep smelling the roses? Because the journey is much more important than the destination. With the advent of GPS, it’s almost impossible to get lost these days. But, not getting lost keeps us...
Creative Showering – Confessions of a Multitasking Teacher-Mom

Creative Showering – Confessions of a Multitasking Teacher-Mom

We are all multitasking maniacs; aren’t we? Geez, it says  it even in the title. I have 2 hyphenated descriptors in my title. I can’t even add words without multi-tasking them. I bet you’re a lot like me. Multi-tasking has become a way of life for most of us. It’s how...