Category Archives: General

Working While Homeschooling

As you may know, I’m a work at home mom. I mainly was working part time, because that was all I could find. If you’re wondering where I’ve been – well, I was switched over on my project to full … Continue reading

Update on Life

So I guess I should do an update on life and how things are going for us, as well as how homeschooling is going. Boobear’s speech therapist has finally decided that yes, he has a mild case of verbal apraxia. … Continue reading

Speech Therapy

One of the challenges that Boobear faces is his speech. While he can make himself understand to those in the family, people outside the family often have a difficult time understanding anything that he says. We’ve been working on it … Continue reading


It’s easy to make lesson plans for the upcoming year with My School Year (Homeschool Record Keeping) from I was recently given an annual membership to try as part of the Review Crew and I have to say, I … Continue reading

Life Update

So, I’m back to full time work. That means it’s a little bit harder to squeeze in regular blogging with everything else. We’re trying to find our new normal. We’ll get there! So, how about some updates? Like I said, … Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday – Dad and Boobear

Last Snow

So winter gave one last gasp and gave us a little bit of snow. It wasn’t much, and it was gone the very next day, but it was enjoyed while it was here. Boobear and his daddy especially enjoyed it. … Continue reading

Exploring the Neighborhood

If you’ve been following, you may have seen me mention that we have moved. We’re no longer in a tiny apartment with noisy neighbors! Nope, instead we have a cute little house in a very quiet area. My mama lives … Continue reading

Snow Day

We don’t normally get a lot of snow here. Usually we get a lot of cold, some wind, a good bit of ice, and a lot of slush. But a couple days ago, it snowed. I was able to get … Continue reading

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! It’s certainly new for us – we just moved! We found a little house where the rent is cheaper than our apartment was, we’re very close to family (walking distance!), and there’s quite a lot of nature. … Continue reading

We Have a Reader!

So, we’ve been working and working on reading. I’ve been suspicious that Boobear can read a lot better than he’s letting on, so I decided to challenge him. Want a pizza with a Book-It certificate? Read to your Daddy. And … Continue reading

Review Crew and Updates

Happy Thanksgiving! You know how I was part of the Schoolhouse Review Crew for 2015? Guess what? I’ve been invited back for 2016! I’m really looking forward to it. When I asked to rejoin, I was a little afraid I … Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday – Father and Son