Ten Great Multi-Age Tactile Learning Toys

  I have three kids. Just in case you didn’t know, I wanted to get that out on the table right now. Buying toys for three kids is torture for me. I absolutely LOATHE when any of my kids get a toy that will only serve one purpose. Part of that, I suppose, is the fact...

10 Things #2to1Conf Attendees Should Know About Me

In a few days, I’ll head to Virginia to attend my first-ever blogging conference. I’m nervous, excited, and a bit overwhelmed at the idea of driving six hours to a conference like none I’ve attended before, to be surrounded by people I don’t know, and doing something...

We’re Going on a Math Hunt…

    Do you have a wild and crazy boy at your house? One that just. won’t. settle. down. and. do. his. work. for. goodness. sake. Got one? We do. His name is Trevor… and beneath that cute (but slightly roughed-up) face lies a brain that absolutely will not settle down...

Free Resource Friday: All Things Science

    It’s no secret that I love science and nature. Thankfully my kids do too, or we’d be in trouble… Really, though, I think science has the potential to appeal to everyone—young or old. So why are so many homeschoolers nervous about teaching science? I think too many...

My Little Reader

    Molly has been desperate to read since before she could talk. My kind of kid! She has always loved books, crawling into my lap at all hours with a book (or twelve) in hand and asking for a story. It is no surprise to me that she knew all of her letter sounds by 3,...