Monthly Archives: February 2013

Stemming From a Desire to Incorporate S.T.E.M

Have you noticed this big push on S.T.E.M recently?  Basically it’s a call for Americans to increase the passion and excitement in our children for pursuing studies in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).  Teach a child to enjoy these … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Feb. 27, 2013

The Inspection

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Booking Across the USA – Florida

Booking Across the USA is the culmination of a collaborative blogging effort of over 50 educational bloggers who’ve come together to showcase a picture book, and share an activity, based on their state.  Booking Across the USA is the brainchild … Continue reading

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Curriculum Lists

I’ve received three different emails this week from readers asking about my specific choices in curriculum and resources.  It reminded me that some of you ‘planners‘ are probably already starting to think about the upcoming school year.  (Which is great … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – February 20, 2013

The Swing by Robert Louis Stevenson How do you like to go up in a swing,  Up in the air so blue? Oh, I do think it the pleasantest thing  Ever a child can do! Up in the air and … Continue reading

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Letting Go of Da Vinci

While I was pregnant with my first child I had all these grandiose plans about the things I would do with her: immersion in a foreign language, early violin lessons, nightly readings of classic literature, routine trips to museums and … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

The girls wanted to show off their new dresses that Halmoni surprised them with today. Happy Valentine’s Day everyone!

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Just Some Old-Fashioned Homeschooling

Whew- a whole week and no posts!  I apologize for the lapse in regular posting but I’ve been in the thick of it with homeschooling.  It’s odd really, we aren’t doing anything additional or out of the ordinary and yet … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – February 6, 2013

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Homeschool Tip: Spiral-Bind Your Workbooks

For those of you that have been homeschooling for any length of time this post will probably be a no-brainer.  However, for those of us newbs who are just embarking on our home education journey, you may find this helpful. Did … Continue reading

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