Shabby Chic Classroom Makeover

 I haven’t been blogging a lot lately because I’ve been really busy with a surprise that my hubby brought home, a new desk!  A big executive desk that was given to him for free!  Ain’t God grand?  I think so! So what was the first thing I needed to do?  Make it mine and since it wasn’t my hubby’s desk from childhood or an antique that someone gave me, I had no problems or guilt about wanting to paint it.  My hubby wasn’t so sure though. ...more

Goodlettesville Tennessee Home School Association

Welcome to the Goodlettesville Tennessee Home School Association...more

Christmas Photo Shoot 2012


Gun Control and Prepare dness

Maybe the husband and I have been watching too much Fringe and doomsday preppers but after reading this blog I am looking at our Government a little differently. You know, I am from the great state of Texas and fully support the 2nd amendment  On the other hand, I’ve only held a gun once in my lifetime and don’t particularly make it a point to be near them....more

But What About Socialization?

The most common question any homeschooler gets asked is, "What about socialization?" In fact, we homeschool moms have many inside jokes about socialization because the question gets asked so often. Apparently, most of the world thinks we are sitting around our kitchen tables completing math problems together by candlelight. For most homeschool families, that image is completely incorrect. An average week in our house has many opportunities for socialization. In one week's time, here are the activities my kids go to: -Gymnastics (Well, the girl goes there. ...more

Skinny List Accountability Fun


Wacky Wednesday!

Autumn LeavesWhat is Wacky Wednesday? Last year we created WACKY WEDNESDAY to help us get over hump day and try to remember to do something fun and unusual on Wednesdays. Not every Wednesday is Wacky Wednesday, but we try to do something a little crazy or nature-oriented....more

What are Homeschooled Kids Like?

What are homeschooled kids like?I've heard EVERY ONE of the stereotypes. Every stereotype that people feel comfortable hanging on a homeschool kid, though most of those labels can, in all fairness, be hung on any kid on the planet, and often are....more

My Book is on Sale!

It’s back to school time and I’m having a sale on Girlfriend’s Guide 2 Homeschool Planning!...more