Museums are a gift. Our family recently received a much-apppreciated gift from my father. He volunteers at a small museum […]
I saw a meme on Facebook recently that shared this profound thought: “If parenting were a GPS, it would mostly […]
I Miss the Library
Today I am missing the library. I can’t remember a time in my recent history that I have been away […]
Literary Field Trips
Reading isn’t just about the words on the page. Often there are real people and places behind the story. And […]
Quick Resources for School at Home
If you find yourself suddenly at home with your public school kids, your school district and teachers should be your […]
A Homeschool Day in Our Life, April 2020
I have homeschooled for 19 years with four kids so I know what it’s like to have 100 things going […]
School Scheduling During the Pandemic
I am no expert in scheduling, but I AM good at getting a lot done, so perhaps a few of my suggestions may help. Here are a few considerations for your Crisis School Schedule.
Quick Financial Things to Do Now
There is never a one-size-fits-all approach to being frugal or saving money. I believe that a lot of little things add up to a lot, though. Start small. Look to see where you can save money, especially in this time of uncertainty. Here are a few suggestions.
100 Things Kids and/or Parents Can Do During the Pandemic
We still have work, school work, and household tasks that have to be done, but if you or your kids are feeling discouraged/bored/tired/frustrated, here are a few suggestions to get you started. Some are mainly for the kids, but parents may need some ideas as well.