Books Are Dangerous

Boo, my Terror Toddler, loves him some books. Happily, he’s moved beyond attempting to eat them, or floating them in the toilet, and now loves being read to. Which is awesome. Except… … Continue reading

Diva’s Medal Winning Speech

My teen daughter, Diva, was in her first public speaking competition yesterday. She’d told me that I was the subject of her speech, but refused to allow me to read it, or even to perform it for me. I was … Continue reading

Entertaining Terror Toddler

One of the more frequent questions I get is, “How do you keep the Terror Toddler busy while you do school?” Well, the easiest answer is, “He naps.” Truly. Nap time is prime time school time around here. Alas, not … Continue reading

Weird Homeschoolers

You know, folks often think homeschooled kids are ‘weird’ or ‘odd’. I hate to say it, but my kids do absolutely NOTHING to contradict this impression. But, in my defence, it started almost from birth. … Continue reading