We started our school up and got going good… (We even went on our first school field trip to the Post Office! I was surprised at how awesome and educational it was. They gave them a behind the scenes tour and gave them papers about how to address their mail, and free books and information […]
Calling all homeschool nature-loving mamas with elementary aged kids (or any age that wants to tag along). I’m starting a Mulberry Mama Online Homeschool Co-op group.
My boys are squeezing the last few drops out of the summer while mommy is pre-occupied with preparing for the homeschool year. And painting my game room “greige”. Goodbye, teal blue “underwater” school room. You were fun. My husband is convinced that this will be the magic that brings the buyer we need for the […]
Way back in 2014, I started a Almost Back to School Series to talk about what I needed to do to get ready for a homeschool year. Well, although the years have changed, the procedure really hasn’t. My big kids are done homeschooling, but my little ones are now coming up the ranks. We’ll be […]
We’ve been a great many field trips in all the years I’ve homeschooled. We started homeschooling in 2001. I began blogging about it in 2005, and many of our field trips have been documented in some fashion here. I still have a ton to get blogged, but homeschooling got ahead of me – my eldest […]
I remember what it was liking starting out with homeschooling back in 2001. I had that crazy eyed look of a mom frantic to find out all the things… and to figure out a way to WIN at homeschooling. Homeschooling, like life, is a long journey, though. It is not a sprint, it’s a marathon. […]
I have a looooong history with the Texas Homeschool Convention in Arlington. Back when dinosaurs roamed the earth and my 21 year old was FOUR, I began homeschooling. That was back in 2001. Shut up. I know. I’m older than I look. So, I was saying… I started homeschooling back in ancient times, but the […]