Archivio mensileMaggio 2015

Curriculum

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When I started homeschooling; I so badly wanted to just buy a box with everything I “needed” to homeschool. Sadly I never found this magic box… every boxed curriculum I found seemed to contain stuff that was pointless or stuff my kids didn’t want or stuff my kids already knew.

mother’s day

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Happy mother’s day to all you wonderful moms out there 🙂 This day has been  bittersweet for me for the last 7 years … a special message to my mom … I miss you and I wish I could hear your voice and chat with you especially today… even though

morning and male finches

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We have learned that male finches defend  their female mates rather then a nesting area  … and so we observed these 2 males fighting. These are not the best pictures as I was standing on the wrong side with the sun and they are so fast and difficult to capture; but I

our new bird friends

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We are beyond excited as we have house finch who decided to make their nest in our front yard tree 🙂  here is a shot of the little guy … his whistle is just so lovely to listen to 🙂 Since we learn from what is around us; we are doing a unit

may

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May is here and it is spectacular! ~Lisa