Another Thing to Consider...
    January 30, 2009
    Another Thing to Consider…

    ... when naming your sons. A new study has found that boys with unpopular names are more likely commit crimes than boys with popular names. (more…)…

    I Hate Reading
    January 29, 2009
    I Hate Reading

    Ok, well I don't hate reading; I happen to LOVE it!  Reading, in fact, is one of my all-time favorite past times.  But far too many boys hate reading. (more…)…

    Games
    January 28, 2009
    Games

    Playing games is a big part of our homeschool.  Our latest fascination is Qwirkle, a match-the-colors-and/or-shapes game that involves more than a little Scrabble-like strategy.  It's the perfect ga…

    climbing walls
    January 27, 2009
    Climbing Walls

    Here in Wisconsin, we're waking up to below 0 weather.  -2 degrees Farenheit, to be exact.  Add in wind chill, and it feels more like -13.  If we're lucky, it might get all the way to 12 today. Wea…

    Fight!
    January 26, 2009
    Fight!

    My boys (ages 3,5, 8 and 11) fight constantly.  Don't believe me?  Check out this excerpt from my article in the January - February issue of Home Education Magazine: (more…)…