Finally–School Morning Success!

   I finally had a successful morning with my son’s pre-school drop off, after a string of heart-breakers!    I am the mom who, some mornings, sits on the child-sized bench and gently talks my son into going to school.  Other mornings, I drop him off and walk out with him screaming in the teacher’s…

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Intense Year!

My favorite time of day is picking Jacob up from school.  I love hearing all about what’s going on.   He is having an intense sophomore year.  The academics are harder than I had imagined, and it is hard to keep morale strong when you get the flu twice in a row, back to back…

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Maximizing Their Intelligence

    My oldest child got the best homeschool experience with me.  Then he went on to an excellent private school, and is thriving there.  He had close to a 4.0, and now is struggling a bit lower than that. . . only because every ounce of his brain power is being used and stretched….

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