Monthly Archives: December 2010

A Walk Down Memory Lane – Tiny Planets Review

Product: Tiny Planets Website Company: My Tiny Planets Ltd. Price: Free to various pricing options explained in further detail below. Ages: 4-12 Once upon a time, I was a very emotional new mother….. Bing and Bong, Bing and Bong, Bing … Continue reading

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Wits and Wagers Family Edition – A Review

Product: Wits and Wagers Family Company: North Star Games Price: 19.99$US Age Range: 8 and up Players: 3 or More Length of Game: Approximately 20 minutes We love Meeple! Meeple: A generic term for little wooden figures used in German … Continue reading

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What? Another New Approach?

I’ve been “officially” doing this homeschooling thing for 3 years now and we’ve used a variety of approaches. I was amazed with how much my friend’s children who use Sonlight knew so we started off on that path. Then I … Continue reading

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Stealing From a Friend

I hope you don’t mind, my lovely Shannon, but I thought this material was presented particularly well and can’t help sharing as well (friends be sure to check out Shannon’s blog at Mom Loves Books to learn about how she … Continue reading

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TOS Blog Cruise – What do my Kids Think of this Whole Homeschooling Thing

Well, now they have the chance to answer. Here’s Liam (7) and Morgaine’s (5) take on homeschooling. Question: Why do we homeschool? Liam: We wouldn’t like to learn all the things that we would HAVE to learn at school. At … Continue reading

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Holiday Bliss 2010 – Dec 11th

A long, long, long time ago when I was just a little girl I received a special present…. I loved my Kindergarten teacher so much that day. She started my love of reading by blessing me with such a beautiful … Continue reading

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The Solution – Rituals

I’ve fallen a little behind on my series of simplifying parenting posts but I’m back now to share with you a couple little rituals that we’ve added to our day that have helped TREMENDOUSLY. Most often we think about rituals … Continue reading

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