New Years Day + Family

The holidays end too soon, but by New Year’s Day, we’ve eaten too much, traveled too much, and run out of steam. We’re still eating Christmas leftovers here! I mean, how do you feel about eating food that was prepared last year? We almost want to go back to school and work except–it’s still the…

Homeschooling Outside the Box

December Butterflies Currently my lawn looks like this. We’re studying butterflies.  If only I had scheduled a little better, we could have had some hands on experiences, but winter means intense days of school. I could try to hatch some caterpillars….and then watch them starve or die of cold. Last winter when my grandson kept…