- A Day of Extremes
- Preventing the Habit of Procrastination
- Working From Home AND Homeschooling: Figuring Out How to Make It Work
- Update to the Curriculum page!
- From here to the moon…
- STEM Lego Minifigs! For girls!
- Hey, Stranger! Long time, no see!
- Fireworks of a different sort: Higgs Boson!
- Do Creationist curricula meet the National Standards?
- The last eight weeks…
Category Archives: daily round
When I read the logs of other homeschoolers’ days, I’m usually struck by how awesome they sound, and wonder how the heck they manage it, or by horrible they sound, and how the heck did they manage to *survive* it. … Continue reading
I am a terrible procrastinator. Actually, I’m a very GOOD procrastinator, in that I’m a total pro at it. I’ll do darned near anything to put off doing cleaning, and I’ll do cleaning to put off doing paperwork! Sort of … Continue reading
First of all, let me dispel the myth that one cannot work full time outside the home and homeschool one’s children. It can totally be done, as I have friends who have done it, even single parents. That is their … Continue reading
You know the pop-psych adage that says that it takes doing something for two week to make something a habit? Well… I was on a total roll before the holidays. I’d up (around 7 AM), use the facilities, then pop … Continue reading
Kate, over on Skipping School, asked, as an aside, when your parents’ home stops being your other home. One of her commenters said that it happens when you have kids of your own, and your emotional-self centers in your own … Continue reading
A couple of weeks ago, I was being a Homeschooling Harpy; the Mom who nags that it is homeschool time, and then fights to keep her kids in their seats. I kept trying to jazz it up, but what I reallly … Continue reading
That’s what the case worker from the state’s support services said to my husband and I as she sat on the floor playing with my two healthy and developmentally on-target two month old girls, having just finished their screening. The sad part is that, … Continue reading
We got a lot done this week, maybe because it was actually sunny every day! (Yes, it is snowing again today. Shush.)