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 […]

Good day dear readers! Time is marching on, and we are about to wrap up the current books that we are working through, and begin new adventures. It never ceases to amaze me how fast the weeks seem to fly by. New school terms, cooler weather, and the holiday trifecta are about to descend upon […]

Come watch the amazing Solar Eclipse at the Waterfront Park in downtown St. Marys, GA August 21, 2017! Free eclipse glasses will be given out to the first 150 people. The viewing will last from 1:30-3:30pm. St. Marys will a partial eclipse with about 95% penumbral shadow over the sun at approximately 2:45pm. On August […]

Memories have a way of sneaking back from the past. Some memories are better just left at that though. When they burst through, they are not always ready to be shared with the world. When a letter shows up for Edie’s mother, it is a shock to say the least. The letter was mailed some […]

Looking for some history to take your kids to? Head on out to the USS LST 325 Tours at Riverfest on September 8th at 11 am and September 9th, 2017 until 7 pm. You and your kids will be able to take a tour of this ship, which is the only operational ship of its kind. […]

If there is only one book that I can say that is a MUST READ for this year, here you have it. I sat down to read this book, planning on breaking it up over several days, and instead, I read the entire book in one sitting. I was entirely drawn into the story. I […]

Have you visited a museum near you lately!?

Summer time is here, and if your kids are like mine, they are “bored” all the time. This is a perfect time to get out and visit some of the local venues around you! Right now through Labor Day, many museums have gone BLUE! That means Active Duty, Guard, Reserve and their families can get […]

Preparing for the coming school year

It is that time of year. The time that all teachers begin to look at the coming year and plan out the curriculum. Home schooling is no different, but in some ways can be a little more difficult. Instead of just one age group and grade to plan for, you are planning for each individual […]

Oh my readers! What a fantastic book this was! I was not aware that it was to be made into a movie, (does that tell you that my movie choices revolve around kids?) but when reading this book, I could see where the idea was born, and what it meant when it said it was […]


Looking for a fun way to connect with history? Come on out to Coffee at the Fort on September 6th, 2017 from 10 am to 11 am. This will be at the Fort Defiance Civil War Park at 120 Duncan St. in Clarksville, about 30 minutes from Fort Campbell. This event will be ongoing from September […]