2016 – 2017 in Review

The 2016 – 2017 school year has been another stellar year of learning, for all of us.  I honestly still don’t know who learns more – my children or myself.  Not all the learning we achieve is smooth, and gained through calm, happy, productive lessons.  Most of mine comes from the mistakes and, sometimes, disasters …

Continue reading 2016 – 2017 in Review


All About Graduation

We've made it!  After four years of hard work, my oldest son has finished the All About Reading program from All About Learning.  I'm so proud of him and how far he's come.  He's distraught now that it's over - he loved All About Reading.  He looked forward to the stories, the fun games, and …

Continue reading All About Graduation


It's 9:15.  My youngest son and I are just settling down to start today's composition class.  As my youngest gathers his sentence book, workbook, and pencil, I look up at my oldest. "What math problem are you on?" I ask. "Five." He replies. I start the composition lesson with my youngest.  We talk about prepositions …

Continue reading ADHD!?