mathematical thinking

Helping Your Child with Math ~ Questions to Ask

In recent days, I have had several conversations with parents about how to help their child with homework and how to gain a better understanding about what their child is learning in school.  Like most parents I also worry about my children's academic progress.  There are countless worries, right? Often we get caught up in… Continue reading Helping Your Child with Math ~ Questions to Ask

art appreciation, Art Lesson, Learning Studio

Exploring Shapes and Making Connections

This summer we will be spending almost three weeks in Europe.  We are starting our trip in the Swiss Alps then spending time in Florence, Paris and finally Ireland. (Where we get to visit friends we miss greatly.)  I hope to prepare the kids for the art and architecture they will encounter on the trip.… Continue reading Exploring Shapes and Making Connections


Sharing the Love with a Liebster Award

Thanks so much to Charlotte at My Little Homeschool blog for nominating my blog for the Liebster Award. Charlotte has a wonderful website and blog where she shares her homeschool journey.  She writes honestly about homeschooling twin boys with special needs. The Liebster is a friendly recognition given from one blogger to another.  It is a way… Continue reading Sharing the Love with a Liebster Award