Here we go on our fourth year of homeschooling! I have finally learned that I always have a plan or an idea for a plan for what we are going to do for the year curriculum wise and then it ALWAYS changes. So here… Continue Reading “Our Homeschool Curriculum and Activities for 2017-2018”
This month was a lighter month as far as activities go. Madison decided she wanted to join Homeschool Band and play the clarinet so we added one more weekly activity to the list. She enjoys practicing and does it on her own, so it’s… Continue Reading “February 2017 Gifted Homeschooling Update”
This post contains affiliate links. Please see my complete disclosure for more details. It snowed in Texas!!! Not a lot, but enough! 🙂 It’s funny, I wonder why I am always tired and have bags under my eyes and then I write a monthly… Continue Reading “January 2017 Gifted Homeschooling Update”
Time flies by when you’re having fun! Next year I am going to have to remember that November and December are always busy, so I shouldn’t schedule as much in September and October. 🙂 Madison has kept busy this month with piano lessons, American… Continue Reading “October Gifted Homeschooling Update”
Thank you so much for taking the time to vote for Madison’s dog bowl. She won the 12 and under category! As a local winner she also made it to the National Contest too! I wanted to give a big thank you to Color… Continue Reading “Give a Dog a Bowl Contest at Color Me Mine”
Madison wanted to personally thank everyone who voted for her dog bowl. Voting goes on through the 23rd, but she’s been humbled by the votes she has gotten so far and wanted to express her gratitude.
September was a busy month for us and it felt like it flew by before I could get a hold of it.
*This post may obtain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure policy for more details. This year we are trying a new scheduling system. We are going to work on core curriculum Monday – Thursday and on Fridays we are going to leave it open… Continue Reading “Electives, Projects and Extracurricular Activities for Fall 2016 Homeschool”
This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure policy here. After much thought and prayer, we made the decision to withdraw Madison from the Makarios Learning Community. Even though it will be a great environment and community for others, we just felt… Continue Reading “Our Week of Gifted Homeschooling – The Second and Third Week of July 2015”
Last weekend we decided to take a little adventure to see the Summerfest featuring The Wonderful Wizard of Oz at the Gaylord Texan in Grapevine, Texas. There were so many fun things to do and most of them were free! The first thing… Continue Reading “Summerfest 2015 at the Gaylord Texan featuring The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”