Yesterday was the kids’ grandma’s birthday. The girls wanted to make cards. On their own, they got out paper and their extra-special pastels. I’m often shocked at the independence, creativity and initiative these two display of a daily basis. They even dragged the two year old in and had her scribble a birthday card as… Continue reading Happy birthday Grandma
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Five Minute Friday: View
It’s time for Five Minute Friday again! Five minutes of writing on a one word prompt. No editing. Just whatever comes out of our hearts. It’s amazing to see how just one word can draw out things that we’re already processing inside. The girls are joining me again as they really enjoyed it last week. They’re… Continue reading Five Minute Friday: View
Five Minute Friday: Song
We wanted to join the “Five Minute Friday’ revolution! I’m posting my musings here at Mommynificent.com and here are my daughters’ thoughts on the word “song.” Age 8: Song I wonder what the word song comes from and why people love to sing. I think of music notes going up and down. I think of the tunes I… Continue reading Five Minute Friday: Song
Welcome to Desperate Homeschoolers!
Hi! Thanks for stopping by Desperate Homeschoolers! Our vision is to create a safe place where homeschooling families can come to share their questions, their victories, and their frustrations and benefit from others with different perspectives. Our first question comes from Michelle: “Ok, I need some words of wisdom and/or advice…As a homeschool mom in another… Continue reading Welcome to Desperate Homeschoolers!