November is halfway though – finally! I know that I cannot be the only mom/teacher that is looking forward to some breaks from the school routine. We have reached the point in the year where the kids are tired of seeing books and more school work. The past few weeks we have really pulled back […]

Myth – Kids who are home schooled have no social skills. Reality – FALSE! Children who are home schooled have excellent social skills. Now, as I type this – I will remind my readers that not ALL kids have excellent social skills, public school, home school or private schooled. There are children who have autism, […]

June 23, 1936, thanks to a  joint congressional resolution that designated the last Sunday in September as Gold Star Mother’s Day. It has been proclaimed annually by each president.  In 2011, President Barack Obama amended the day to “Gold Star Mother’s and Family’s Day.” The American Gold Star Mothers, Inc. was incorporated in 1929 and obtained […]

Going for Gold..

The new school year just started. Literally, just started here, and I already feel burned out! Homeschooling children is not for the faint of heart! While we are working our way back into a schedule, I keep telling myself “it is going to get better.” I know it will, but we are not quite ready […]

Zyrtec® Allergy 24 Hour 10mg Tablets in a 30 ct. bottle for $12.70 available at your local Defense Agency Commissary. Price is effective from 9/01/17  until  9/30/17. With Autumn weather comes those seasonal allergies, at least for me it does.  I love how Zyrtec® helps me control the symptoms and side effects of having allergies.  I […]

Kicking off the new school year!

It is hard to believe that we are fixing to start school again! I feel as though we just let out for the summer break. I got notified of the classes that I am going to be teaching this fall, and am excited to build those, but it’s time to pull my curriculum out for […]