Category Archives: children

Colonial Williamsburg with the kids: the best living history museum for homeschoolers

Earlier this year we traveled to Washington DC, where my oldest son participated in the National MathCounts middle school math competition. While DC has plenty of sights and museums to visit on its own (it’s a treasure trove for homeschoolers, … Continue reading

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Drive Through Zion National Park

Earlier this year, on our drive to California we decided to make a small detour to Zion National Park. We were going through Saint George anyway, so Zion wasn’t too far out of the way for us. Plus, we always … Continue reading

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Homeschooling for a traveling family: why it works for us

We love traveling. Ever since Stan and I got married, we were traveling. Internationally, domestically, without the kids, with the kids… We’ve done it all. If our kids would have been attending a traditional school, traveling wouldn’t have been completely … Continue reading

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7 favorite geography/history/strategy games for homeschoolers

  Our family loves to play games. A lot of games… Especially on the cold winter days when it’s fun to just snuggle by the fireplace around a great game. We own dozens and dozens of games, but some of … Continue reading

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A few pictures from our Independence Day Celebration

We had a wonderful and sort-of-quiet 4th of July celebration this year. Stan’s cousin Leona and her husband Rob came over to hang out with us in the afternoon and evening, and kids just loved spending time with them! Edward … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Connor!

This past Sunday 2 years ago, my sweet little blue-eyed wonder entered this world to make me a mommy for the second time. This year we celebrated his precious second birthday. I cannot believe how fast this time flew by, … Continue reading

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Summer Gardening Series: The Progress by the End of June

Despite numerous challenges that I wrote about yesterday, our garden keeps growing. Partly abundant rains and hot weather might be to blame for that, partly Stan’s vigilance about keeping the critters out of the garden so that they would not … Continue reading

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