I Love Morning Time

And, by that, I do NOT mean that I am a "morning person". That's fodder for a whole other post. My favourite part of our homeschool day happens during breakfast. It's what we (and countless other homeschoolers) call "morning time". We have been at this homeschooling thing for longer than I realized. I kept thinking…

Cozy Keeping

Ahhhh, it's a quiet Saturday evening.  The kids are all tucked in.  PJ is preparing for tomorrow.  And I'm settling in for my weekly alone time.  The best of Handel is playing on the kitchen speaker.  The fake fireplace is glowing.  I just finished a rejuvenating Pilates routine.  And I'm ready to spend some time…

Week 8 (Half) Wrap-Up

Technically this is half a wrap-up since we didn't complete week 8 of our school work this week.  The girls went to spend a few nights with grandparents...something they are always excited to do!  But perhaps they did more work than I give them credit for.  I found these pages in the toy room yesterday.…

Week 6 Wrap-Up

It's been a full week.  I cannot believe we are halfway through our first term (and 1/6th of the way through our learning year).  We had a beautiful nature walk on Monday afternoon, some downtown park play with friends on Thursday, and a nice long hangout with my lifelong bestie yesterday while her oldest daughter…