Simple Graduation Party Ideas

I promised you Monday that I would share the simple things I did to decorate for our home-grown graduation ceremony and party. I had created a Graduation board on Pinterest…

Homeschool Graduation Ceremony! {MMoG#14}

We were not originally planning on having an at-home graduation ceremony. Yes, we homeschool, but through high school we’ve participated in Providence Extension Program taking math, science and elective classes,…

Sonlight Blog Party: Back to school!

After a brief break from the Sonlight Blog Party, I am back, sharing my back-to-school traditions or celebrations, and my goals for the upcoming school year. The one tradition we…

Thankful Thursday

Yesterday I was meeting my running partner a little earlier than usual, so I left the house at 6:30. It was still dark and as I was driving I saw…

Book Review: The Ramsey Scallop

I am guest posting today on my friend Leslie’s blog, Once Upon a Time and Happily Ever After {link here}. I “met” Leslie through the Style Me Challenges. She is…

Sonlight Blog Party: Summer learning activities

June’s topic for the Sonlight Blog party is Share your favorite summer reading and learning activities. Ah summer! It turns me upside down! Summer summer summer! It’s like a merry-go-round…(name that…

Sonlight Blog Party: Best Convention Tips!

I’m back again for this month’s Sonlight Blog Party. May’s topic is Share your best homeschool convention tips and experiences. I am always amazed when I talk to homeschoolers who…

Sonlight Blog Party: A day in the life

As part of Sonlight’s Blog Party, this month’s topis is Share a day in the life of your family. What does your family’s homeschool schedule look like? Wow. It’s soooo different…

College tours

My middle child is a junior and it’s time to go visiting schools…yikes! I didn’t get to go on the college tours with my oldest; my husband had organized that…

Sonlight Party: My best homeschooling advice

The topic for this month’s Sonlight Blog party is Share the best homeschooling advice you have been given. What would you advise new homeschoolers? When I first started homeschooling, I…