The Homeschool Freebie of the Day

I have been very blessed to have found several different sites that offer free homeschooling resources. (Lori at Freely Educate has been my greatest source of free homeschooling information and referred me to this terrific resource!) One of my favorites is the Homeschool Freebie of the Day. I have it set as my home page […]

Beautiful Blessings

The quick and easy recovery of my grandma who had a heart attack and splint put in a week ago. The boys giggling as they are playing in the backyard. Such a beautiful sound!! The unseasonably warm day. The presents of my wonderful husband who is working from home today. The peace of knowing that […]

Let Them Play

If we all wish for the days of our childhood when we were free of adult responsibilities, why are we pushing our children to grow up so fast by taking away their free time and instituting formal education at a younger and younger age? Why is it that we wish to be carefree and playful […]

Does Guitar Hero Count as Music Education?

Well, our boys just LOVE playing along when we play Guitar Hero! (I haven’t the heart yet to let them use the actual game instruments; they use their regular preschool instruments and microphones to play and sing along as well as a guitar that doesn’t work anymore.) DH went out of town on business this […]