Daily Blog

Daily Blog {8/2}

Our night was much, much better last night. Little girl slept in her own bed again and I got some decent hours of sleep, between waking to nurse her, that is. She still has quite strong-sounding stridor but she isn't coughing so I'm thankful it doesn't seem to be escalating. I think I am getting… Continue reading Daily Blog {8/2}

The House

My To Do(ne) List

Today was a major catch up day since I was barely home on Wednesday and not home at all yesterday. Not only did I have housework to do and sick children to care for, but I also needed to work more on homeschool planning. I decided not to make my daily to do list because… Continue reading My To Do(ne) List


US Government Topics and Books

Big girl will be reading: The Everything American Government Book: From the Constitution to Present-Day Elections, All You Need to Understand Our Democratic System this semester. Once I finish lesson planning with it, I'll have a better idea if she'll need supplementation or not. Here are some government topics that I definitely want to cover… Continue reading US Government Topics and Books


Spelling Lists | August

ONE coarse, not fine course, a track; a way groan, a moaning sound grown, increased hole, a hollow place whole, all; entire lone, solitary loan, a thing lent moan, to lament mown, cut down TWO bin, a place for grain, etc. been, participle of be him, that man or boy hymn, a sacred song in,… Continue reading Spelling Lists | August


Having Time to Work with Each Child

I'm trying to figure out just how I'm going to have enough time, or be organized enough, to spend time every day working with all three kids individually. I will need to work with little boy in all of his schooling because of his age. It won't take that long to complete everything with him… Continue reading Having Time to Work with Each Child


Homeschool Planning ~ July 2017

Today, I am in planning mode. We need to finish up geography before the new school year begins. We still have to cover: The D. R. of the Congo - book Nigeria - map and book South Africa - map and book Kenya/Ethiopia - books Madagascar - book China - map and book Japan -… Continue reading Homeschool Planning ~ July 2017