Review: Week 8 of Homeschooling

Sunday- We went to Atlanta Legoland Discovery Center. Fine Motor, Gross Motor, Imaginative Play, fun rides, and friends. It doesn't get much better!   Monday- On Monday, we had a playdate at a friend's house. We try to take advantage of any opportunity to play with Calvin's friends from school. They played soccer, lazer tag, ... Continue Reading →


Review: Week 7 of Homeschool

What a BUSY week we had! Monday- We went to the YMCA to go swimming. That afternoon, we did Valentine's Day prep. I put together my husband's Valentine, we scrapbooked a family photo album for my grandmorth, and Calvin made a ton of Valentines for my husband. I'd say at least 50% of them featured... Continue Reading →

To the Man Behind the Scenes

Most of my blog is about MY feelings and about MY struggles and about what Calvin and I do all week long. Reading my blog, you might even think that I'm a single mom, because it's all about ME. Well, I'm not. I've got a pretty amazing husband, who sometimes drives me bonkers, but mostly... Continue Reading →

Review: Week 6 of Homeschool

The best week of homeschooling yet! I'm giving myself high fives for this week, and I literally gave Calvin 100 kisses a day (whether he liked it or not). This week I was Supermom and Calvin was my sidekick. Sunday- Ok, so usually I start out on Monday. But I have to give myself a... Continue Reading →

Review: Week 5 of homeschool

This week, like the others, had it's triumphs and missed opportunities. Here's the wrap-up of Week 5 of homeschooling. Monday- On Monday, we drove up to Marietta, Ga to check out the Marietta Fire Museum.  They just underwent a remodel and Calvin had a really good time! He climbed on antique firetrucks (before we read... Continue Reading →

Be Quiet, Be Still: Our experience reading to cats

When we first went through diagnostics for Calvin in the summer of 2017, one of the recommendations of the psychologist was to do hippotherapy. While originally ideas of Calvin doing water ballet with hippopotami popped into my head, Hippotherapy is actually the use of horseback riding as a therapeutic or rehabilitative treatment. Calvin loves animals, so... Continue Reading →

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