We Heart Planes

Had you not already guessed that much? Probably so. My family loves planes. I guess it’s only natural since my husband is a private pilot and we live on a grass airstrip. This past...

Lightening Bugs and Fairy Tales

Lightening Bugs and Fairy Tales

Driving through Illinois on our was to OshKosh we have enjoyed the most amazing scenery. Little Buddy has been so impressed with the farms of corn and soybeans, the beautiful barns, and the windmills....

Reading Now: Hamlet for Kids

This week’s read-aloud is Hamlet for Kids, by Lois Burdett of the Shakespeare Can Be Fun! Series. This is the first in the series we have read. Since Little Buddy is 7, I was...

Excursion to Dairy Farm

Today, we took an excursion on our RV trip to OshKosh. We visited Fair Oaks Farm in Indiana. The visit was so educational and all 15 people in our group thoroughly enjoyed the visit....

RV School – Days 1 and 2

RV School – Days 1 and 2

Remember I posted previously that we were having RV School this week on our big trip to OshKosh. Each day, we have about five hours of travel time with planned stops along the way....

Bedtime Routines and Summer

Bedtime Routines and Summer

This summer, I have been awful about sticking with our bedtime routine. I know children, especially Little Buddy it seems, needs a dependable, consistent routine. I guess I should really qualify that statement by...

Planning: RV School and OshKosh

Our homeschool is hitting the road. RV style! My family is taking an RV trip to OshKosh, Wisconsin to the Experimental Aircraft Association’s annual AirVenture. For all those aviation nuts out there, this is...

What Has Made Me the Proudest?

What Has Made Me the Proudest?

This week I participated in a chat session on Twitter hosted by @reflective and @principled titled, Home School Chat. There were a series of questions asked by the hostesses. One that caused a lot...

Getting Connected

Getting Connected

This summer has been one of the best summers of my life. Absolutely, without a doubt, positively, the best. Hands down! Why you might ask? Have a taken a wonder drug that I can...