10 Things I’ve Learned While Homeschooling Twin Boys

homeschooling twin boys

I don’t make it a secret that I was a very reluctant homeschooling mother. When my husband mentioned homeschooling eight years ago, I thought he was a crackpot. Thank goodness I listened to him. As we begin to wrap up our second year of homeschooling, I’m amazed at how much my children have learned. Even […]

10 Toys Twin Boys Can’t Destroy

boy proof toys

In our house, toys better be sturdy to stand up to two rough and tumble boys. For the past five years, these are the toys that have passed the test of my twin boys. 1. Little Tikes Cozy Coupe I’ve had one of these in my house for the past fifteen years or so. My […]

Touching the Shark – Mommy and Me

Newport Aquarium

We took a trip to the Newport Aquarium recently — even with my husband along, keeping track of all of the Kaboodle was a lot of work!! This is me, Rachel and the boys. I’m trying my best to keep my sons from jumping in the shark tank. The docent (is that what you call […]

7 Quick Takes – Yes, We’re Still Homeschooling

— 1 — There are loads of homeschooling blogs on the Internet. (hey, I’m sort of in that crowd) Many of those rock star mommas manage to teach their children AND blog about what they’ve been up to. Hmm. Not me, so much. At least not up to date. Want to know what we’ve been […]

Redneck Water Park: Makes my Monday

Rachel in water, kids playing

A few days ago, my son came running in the house,yelling, “Momma, there’s an orange thing squirting WATER in the yard!” 5 minutes later, we have this …..     The spontaneous country fun with the fire hydrant Makes My Monday! Be sure to stop by Cheryl’s and start your week off right! For more […]