In honor of Ryan’s anniversary tomorrow I’d like to share this, my favorite, of all the things written about our son by my former editor Rick Hinshaw. He’s a dear man, an amazing mentor and a good friend.
It’s very exciting, those weeks of anticipation before you begin homeschooling for the first time. The boxes of books are coming in the mail, you’ve read a few inspiring books to help you along. You’ve bought a few bookcases and maybe a table or desk. It’s a lot of fun to get geared up for […]
You know how it is, you are having a bad day and you see no way of salvaging it. So life has handed you lemons today but rather than throwing up your hands and abandoning the whole thing try using one of these phrases to change the situation and see if you can sweeten […]
To those of you following the spring book study, I somehow deleted the post when I thought I was scheduling it. Or something like that because it is gone. I was away at a lovely homeschool conference so I was unable to fix my mistake in a timely manner, I hadn’t brought my laptop. We […]
Managing Your Precious Time. That’s the title of Section 5 and already I feel better. My time, and yours is precious and Abby’s “right off the bat” recognition of that is a comfort. She’s a wife and a mom; she homeschools, she writes and works from home, she has many balls in the air and […]