Home schooling Year 1 vs year 2 how'd we do

Home Schooling Year 1 vs Year 2…How’d We Do?

So you’re thinking of quitting home school.  Ask me how I know?  Read on. This is only our second year home schooling. It’s only April yet we completed our curriculum about a month ago.   Our two-volume textbook, Trail Guide to Learning – Paths of Exploration, I purchased used on eBay. The textbook provided a Read More

14 Ways Parenting is Like The Walking Dead

14 Ways Parenting is Like The Walking Dead

  **Update** I wrote this in April, but we’re only a few days away from finding out who gets killed.  Hope it’s not our favorite Daryl Dixon.  Maybe it’s Glenn. :0 Last night I laid in bed thinking over the season finale of The Walking Dead.  Wondering who was on the other end of Negan’s Read More

dear-period im breaking up with you

Dear Period…I’m Breaking Up with You

Dear Period, This might be uncomfortable to hear but, you used to be so, I don’t know, normal. For 30 years you’d drop by once a month right on time, like a perfect little friend. Now you’re all, “I’ll just show up whenever the hell I want.” and “I’m gonna move to menopause or maybe Read More

cat in the hat chin

My Chin Hair Has a Name…Does That Make Me Weird?

  Well, it’s official. He-who-shall-not-be-named, has been named. No, not Voldemort, I am talking about my chin hair. Yes it’s a he, because he is a pain in the ass. The other day I was in Wal-Mart with my 9 year old daughter Quinn. She’s a BFF in training, she’s gonna learn right. She knows Read More