Frog and Toad

This box wasn't really planned at all; it just came together pretty much perfectly.  My daughter has been enjoying reading the Frog and Toad books from the library, and being as she is a struggling reader, I get excited when she finds books she really wants to read.  I found a compilation of Frog and... Continue Reading →


From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

I have a child who is not "into" art. He says he isn't creative and he doesn't have any imagination.  When we started homeschooling, I got all the bits and pieces for Story of the World, Vol. 1.  But he never wanted to do any crafts or coloring.  He complained loudly through each activity as... Continue Reading →

Ben and Me

This is such a delightful and fast read!  This year my we are studying US History (though we've long since past the Revolution) and Physics.  I love that this has reignited my kids interest in the American Revolution and pre-engaged them for our upcoming unit on electro-magnetism.  Add to that that Brave Writer has an... Continue Reading →

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