Precious Memories

This week we have been inching ourselves back into full-time school with Maths, morning meetings, and A5's reading, writing and arithmetic.  It has been really good to be back working again. Even though we only had 2 weeks off it was enough to refuel my tank and regain my enthusiasm for home school as well as allow…

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Precious Moments

This week has been the week of very little computer or screen time.  I wrote on Tuesday about how we were all limiting it, including Gary and I.   I was finding it hard enough to fit in blogging since I have been using the night-time hour to, you know, sleep.  Cutting our computer time down to…

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Precious Memories

This was such a great week this week.  We got loads done, had lots of free time and enjoyed each other thoroughly!  My photos begin on Saturday.  Saturdays are generally recognised as family work days in our house hold.  This is our chance to wash cars, clean out animal living areas, wash bedding, garden, and…

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Precious Memories

This week has not been one of our academic successes.  We often get weeks when one or other of us have absolutely no desire to work.  This is normal and with the help of the others, the lethargic one is buoyed into action and the week remains fairly productive even for the reluctant child/adult.  Very…

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Precious Moments

This week has been all about our new school room.  We had hoped to have it finished by now but we are nowhere near it.  Everything takes so much longer when you have five children needing your attention.  We have almost finished our science nook: 1) Gary is working on some shelves which we will use…

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