Night Out with the 5 Oldest

Twice a month, we have the opportunity to attend a traditional/contra dance class. Lots of other homeschoolers attend and it is a time of great fun! The community center that dance class is at also has volleyball open to everyone in the gym. So, after class we head on over to play for about an …

Work Day

We just closed on our first home on December 23rd and there aren’t any good climbing trees, shade trees, or any that we really liked. So, we signed up to get some free trees from the┬áTennessee Environmental Council. They are supposed to come in 2 weeks. Today, we spent the morning getting some small ones …

New Year, New School!

We revamped our homeschool for the new year. Many years ago, when my 19 yr. old was in elementary and we started homeschooling, we used Ambleside Online. It is Charlotte Mason style and we used it loosely. This time, I will have 4 children using AO in Years 1,2,4, and 6. We already have a …