Tag Archives: learning at home

In Which I Take Many Photos of Moss and Ferns

Our Friday nature walks are always the highlight of my week. And I admit, it is hard to get four kids six and under out the door with proper warm clothing, hats/mittens/boots/etc, snacks, water, diapers…the list goes on. Everyone properly … Continue reading

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Yarn Along: In Threes

Well, hello there. I haven’t been in this space in almost a year. One of my dear children spilled beer on my computer and it’s been out of commission until just yesterday! I’m so happy to not be operating on … Continue reading

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Christopher Hitchins on the King James Bible

This was an interesting post by the Circe Institute, on atheist Christopher Hitchen’s perspective on the King James Bible. I’ve been thinking about this lately as we’ve started reading from the Bible (as opposed to the children’s Bible) every morning … Continue reading

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Don’t Trade the Best for the Good

This has been the lesson I’ve been learning most during these first few days of our home kindergarten. Way back when, I wrote about our goals and priorities in early childhood homeschooling. It helps to keep them in mind as … Continue reading

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First Day

The first day went pretty well! When I was making my coffee early this morning, I heard someone thunder down the stairs, and James came bursting into the kitchen and practically skidded to a stop. I said, “Good morning, Bud! … Continue reading

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Kindergarten of the Good Shepherd – Full 2014 Plans

After months of thought and planning, I feel like I finally have our plans for the upcoming year as finalized as they are going to be. I’m not sure how useful they would be to anyone else. These aren’t the … Continue reading

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Kindergarten of the Good Shepherd

I’ve got less than two weeks until our little kindergarten begins for the year (Miriam is preschool age, and we call it preschool for her because they both like to differentiate between their ages lately, but I like the Waldorf … Continue reading

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