The Ebb and Flow of a Homeschooling Mom’s Life

The other day I was browsing the photos I have taken this year. I did that to refresh my memory of what we’ve accomplished this year. The end of the year is fast approaching, and there are several tasks I need to get done. One, I like to update my blog about what we’ve done. … Continue reading The Ebb and Flow of a Homeschooling Mom’s Life

Life’s Unexpected Twists and Turns

Note: This column was published in the Barrow Journal on July 3, 2013. We weren't planning to make any trips this summer, but life threw us a curveball recently when my mother-in-law got into a very bad car accident. Thankfully she's okay, but my in-laws needed a little help and a lot of cheering up, … Continue reading Life’s Unexpected Twists and Turns

No Spring Break

Note: This column was published in the Barrow Journal on March 13, 2013. Last week was my husband’s spring break, so we had planned some family excursions. Unfortunately, the six-year-old came down with a nasty stomach virus, and as I write this, the three-year-old is sniffling and sneezing. My six-year-old was camped out on the sofa … Continue reading No Spring Break