Occupying the 4-Year-Old

The definition of insanity Home schooling a 5-year-old while his 4-year-old sister hangs out nearby and the 3-month-old baby runs the show from her swing creates one crazy place! At least week #2 of home school went much better than week #1. We see improvement. But we require more tweaking. The problem I’ve focused on…

Back to Home School

Home’s Cool After a three year hiatus, I’m homeschooling again. Joy! Trial! Fun! Work! The list of words is endless…. Big Bro needed kindergarten, but his parents’ schedules didn’t match the local schools schedule at all. Having him here reminds me of all the reasons I homeschooled for 25 years. Why I home school The…

Watermelon Cake

As soon as the children finished the obstacle course at the Question Club, they came over for watermelon cake. A few of them had told me they didn’t like cake, but no one turned down the watermelon cake! I’ve carved watermelons before. You can see my Anchor basket here. This was even easier. I started…