Homeschool bookkeeping

One of the things I love about homeschooling is why my kids learn.  A lot of the time, it’s out of necessity or need. Some of the greatest advice I ever received was from my mother-in-law who worked  in the public school system for 30 years.  I value her wisdom and...

Country Kids

I suppose some would consider life in the country a disadvantage for kids… After all, my kids don’t have the latest new fangled toys.  In fact, they don’t even know what they are because we don’t have t.v. But my little one seems fairly content...

Contra Dancing??

I’m always looking for something fun and new to do with my kids.  To me, it’s part of my “mom job” to expose them to as many different activities, people, music , arts, etc. that I am able. I love to dance and so do my kids.  However, I’m...

Homeschool Birthday Gift

Let’s face it – homeschoolers, in general, come with a certain stereotype.  We’re a bit “unconventional”, and that’s the nice word!  It’s never bothered me because, as I’ve confessed to you before, I’m not...

Well, You See, Officer…Sir

There are times in life when… Aww, we’ll skip the philosophical and I’ll just tell you what happened. Last Wednesday, I traveled to Perry, Ga with a group from UGA – there were 5 of us who were judging entries to the fair from FFA students.  ...