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Summer Journaling

May 8, 2012 | No Comments

I love to write!  I’ve written poems in my youth, kept a daily diary from when I was nine till twelve and a journal through my teen years.  Writing came naturally for me.  But ask me how to teach it and I am stumped!  I’m not entirely sure why that is, but I feel like […]

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Creative Painting

May 7, 2012 | No Comments

Introducing little ones to paint has always made me cringe -BIGTIME! I remember with my oldest we lived in an itty bitty rental and I was SO worried about staining the carpet or laminate floor, that I took some time to prep our painting surface and floor so that we could ensure a fun (and […]

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For the Love of Books

May 6, 2012 | No Comments

We love books!  We’re all avid readers here, so it was no surprise that our oldest is quite the avid reader, too. When she was three years old and bedtime rolled around, we noticed she didn’t want to go to sleep.  She kept asking for a drink, to use the bathroom just one more time, […]

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Chores = Life Skills

May 4, 2012 | No Comments

When I was a little girl, I actually liked doing chores!  Yes, can you imagine?  Insane, I know!  I think it had a lot to do with my mother not really wanting my help.  She liked things done in a certain way and really didn’t like accepting any ones help.  So when she allowed me to dust […]

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