From The Velveteen Rabbit to the Pre-Raphaelites

In just a few months I’m heading to England’s beautiful Lake District for a home educator’s conference. Yes, I’ll be staying in Ambleside. I know. I know. What more could a Charlotte Mason mom ask for?! I am getting super … Continue reading

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”. … Continue reading

Get Up and Pray

Does anyone else get excited to start new routines in their spiritual life when a calendar year flips over?  I always look forward to switching things up in my quiet time routine.  I enjoy deciding how to tackle my Bible … Continue reading

Term Turnover and Lots of Links

We’re back at it.  Just completed week one of our second term.  After a three week Christmas break, week one had my head swimming.  Just exactly how did I manage to do the first term again?!  It’s a shock to … Continue reading

A Long Vacation Post

Well, week #2 of our vacation has begun! We are now in Virginia (after an excruciatingly slow drive down I-95 on Saturday). We weren’t sure why it was so stop-and-go, but apparently the traffic around here is like that 24/7. … Continue reading