The Wisdom Teeth Should Fetch a Pretty Penny

I’ve never understood how the teeth in the back of your head, which are more than likely impacted, and if not impacted, don’t appear until your early teens when wisdom is often fleeting, are called Wisdom Teeth. Nevertheless, we learned earlier in the year that Emme, who is teetering on the brink of 15, needed […] ...more

The Christmas List

Nevermind that it’s still August....more

Math is a 4-letter word

It’s crunch time....more

The Skates

I grew up on 8 wheels, throwing myself around a roller skating rink on a weekly basis....more

Curriculum Round-up Summer 2014

I’m in denial that our school year starts in just 3 short weeks....more

The Evaluation

At some point during the month of June, I schedule an evaluator to peruse my homeschooling journal and the kid’s portfolios....more

Musically Declined

We listen to a lot of music in our house as of late....more

Art Attack

One of the subjects that I don’t really cover in our homeschooling journey, is art....more


As soon as we finished our school year (and by finished, I mean that we’re STILL doing Math, which makes me VERY popular with my students) we began Vacation Bible School at our church. Only one of my 3 children is still young enough to attend VBS....more

The Wedding Dress

When Fiddledaddy and I married, we were struggling artists in Los Angeles, and poor as church mice....more