Spiritual Food

With two of the children now in university, I often times find myself thinking through the kind of spiritual nourishment we provided within our four walls for these two and continue to do so for the three still with us.

Spiritual Food

With two of the children now in university, I often times find myself thinking through the kind of spiritual nourishment we provided within our four walls for these two and continue to do so for the three still with us.

Christmas Away from Home

We read together on the red couch, the one that sags along the middle. I laid my head down and listened while B read aloud. We made it through seven pages of Davy by the fireside, Davy dancing to the

Christmas Away from Home

We read together on the red couch, the one that sags along the middle. I laid my head down and listened while B read aloud. We made it through seven pages of Davy by the fireside, Davy dancing to the

Christmas Creations

The two-week Christmas break went by so quickly.  I felt like we were rushing to compete school work as we approached it and then it was gone.  Somehow though, the children have taken to making sure their hands got busy

Christmas Creations

The two-week Christmas break went by so quickly.  I felt like we were rushing to compete school work as we approached it and then it was gone.  Somehow though, the children have taken to making sure their hands got busy

Making disciples in our homeschool

It has been ages since my last post.  Despite my long silence, God has been busy at work…in my life, my husband’s, in the lives of my children…and I am sure in yours. There is actually much to write about

Making disciples in our homeschool

It has been ages since my last post.  Despite my long silence, God has been busy at work…in my life, my husband’s, in the lives of my children…and I am sure in yours. There is actually much to write about

Program Plans 2016-17

We’re about to begin our 16th year of homeschooling.  By this fall, there will be three children left at home (registered as homeschoolers locally) while two will be off to university in the east coast.  Beginning with the youngest this

Program Plans 2016-17

We’re about to begin our 16th year of homeschooling.  By this fall, there will be three children left at home (registered as homeschoolers locally) while two will be off to university in the east coast.  Beginning with the youngest this

Distributed Learning in BC, Canada

Our educational journey as a family began in British Columbia where we were registered homeschoolers. However, it was in Alberta that my first set of children (two older girls out of five) spent more years homeschooling traditionally. We found that

Distributed Learning in BC, Canada

Our educational journey as a family began in British Columbia where we were registered homeschoolers. However, it was in Alberta that my first set of children (two older girls out of five) spent more years homeschooling traditionally. We found that

BFSU: Magnet and Magnetic Fields

Two posts ago I shared about a new science curricula called “Building Foundations of Scientific Understanding” that I have been using with my 2nd grader. Here’s a peek at how he learned about magnetism which is part of this program’s

BFSU: Magnet and Magnetic Fields

Two posts ago I shared about a new science curricula called “Building Foundations of Scientific Understanding” that I have been using with my 2nd grader. Here’s a peek at how he learned about magnetism which is part of this program’s