Tag Archives: winter

10 Ways to Breathe Fresh Air into February Homeschool Doldrums

If you've had the joy of using World History, 1 of 2 (HBL G), you know all about the doldrums. Milo, the beloved hero of The Phantom Tollbooth gets stuck there, where "nothing ever happens and nothing ever changes." Does … Continue reading

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A choice we make

I know that as moms we can get into ruts where we feel like we "need" to vent and question who our kids are, what it is we are doing, and how in the world we got here. We can … Continue reading

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Surviving Gloomy Days

Uff da. It's January. We were home for the holidays when we typically visit family in Florida. That meant by about a week in I was going, "What? It's only the 3rd? It's snowy and cold! I want to be … Continue reading

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The Mid-Winter Blahs

Even though I know they're coming, somehow they always catch me off-guard. Or maybe they're worse this year because my family has had a rough go-round with the flu the last couple of weeks. In any case, our homeschool schedule … Continue reading

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