No homeschool “recipe” works without this one ingredient!

Last week we read a story about a little boy who loved flowers. It was part of Belle’s assigned readings for AO year 3, which means I’ve read it before when my older girls were going through year 3. And I remembered that that very story had inspired me to write a blog post a…

Counting the Blessings of an Unusual Weekend

   It's been an unusually relaxing weekend.  By "unusually" I don't mean that it's been extra relaxing but that it's been relaxing at all.  Perhaps that's why I am savouring it so much.  It feels like a real weekend.  You know, the kind normal people look forward to all week long.  Last night we packed our…