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review: My Home School Grades
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Newly updated with powerful lesson planning features – I’m finally excited and ready to share my review on ‘My Home School Grades’ with you. I am writing this review on my own accord – they have NOT asked me to write a review at all so everything that I say is from the heart, and my honest opinion after using it for a few...

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multiple column multiplication woes
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Been feeling stuck in the tail end of Gamma (Math U See) for months and months…. just can’t seem to get out of it, finish it and move on to Delta. Here’s our challenge – and I’m sure some of you have been there too: Despite knowing the times tables and fully understanding the process of multiple column multiplication inside and out …. mistakes...

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reflections of a second generation homeschooler
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Today, we are blessed by the reflections of a second generation homeschooler.  Her name is Stephanie, and she was homeschooled from 5th grade onwards. Today, she is a wife and mother …. and embarking on her next journey as she dives into homeschooling her own children. If you have ever wondered what an adult would think about their own unique homeschool journey in the...

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pattern block fun
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pattern block fun

Jul 5, 2013 by

Stumbled across our bucket of pattern blocks and thought it would be fun for BamBam to make some designs with the red-white-blue shapes! He preferred to sit and make his own designs – pumpkins, rockets, boats and his sister took a much greater interest in seeing how many different designs she could make with the same red-white-blue shapes on a round plate. This required...

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raising butterflies
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raising butterflies

Jul 4, 2013 by

We were having lunch when suddenly the kids yelled ‘there’s a butterfly!’ A beautiful orange, black and white butterfly was happily dancing amongst our baby citrus trees. It stayed for a long time so we went to take a closer look.  Quickly, we discovered that she was busily laying eggs on all of our citrus trees !! Inches away we could see the egg...

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