Immediately following the Orlando nightclub shooting, my children were exposed to terms that they were unfamiliar with, such as LGBTQ, gay, lesbian, & homosexual. Continue reading “How I Taught My Kids About Homosexuality”
We had our first meltdown today.
This morning, I woke up to the kids at the school table already starting without me! They had completed Calendar Time, played The Months are Fun game, and started on math. This is what I witnessed at 7:30 am: Continue reading “Homeschool Journal: Teaching High Energy Learners”
Kids snack. And snack. And snack. Determined to be proactive in the fight against their appetites, Jenn got the idea to make snack packs for each of our minions.
It’s been a long week. Keeping up with our Advent calendar, holiday parties, packing for our trip back to New Jersey. Tonight, V, our daughter, offered to stay awake to help me finish cleaning the house and pack and do laundry. Continue reading “Keeping the magic alive”