Category Archives: Homeschool

Disney Dreamin’

1971 was a great year.  On June 3rd I was born and on October 1st Disney World opened its doors to an adoring public.  Although I was not in attendance on that first grand opening day, I was there soon … Continue reading

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Lent Project Complete

This year’s Lenten Project again involves the Stations of the Cross.  In previous years we have created a indoor Stations involving a beautiful piece of wood, images of the Stations, 12 candle stick holders, 12 candles, a small wooden cross, and a … Continue reading

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Lent is Upon Us!

Time seems to be moving faster and faster.  Lent begins in only a few short days.  Are you ready? I am definitely not ready.  Although I am determined to make this Lent a holy spirit-filled experience for my family and I, I am overwhelmed … Continue reading

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Why Homeschool

Reason number 27 why we homeschool… Hmmm, this might inspire me to actually write a list of our reasons for having chosen homeschooling for our children.

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New School Year!!!

New school year in July?!?!  Yup.  We actually school year round…sort of.  In the summer here it is so hot we can’t enjoy being outside unless we are in the springs or on river, so we do school.  We usually … Continue reading

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Overdue post

Tuesday kicked off my favorite week of the year, Holy Week.  Tuesday night the brilliant, Deacon Zmuda presented for us the Passover Meal.  We enjoyed learning, tasting, and seeing the many very Catholic symbols throughout the mini-meal.  We finished with a potluck … Continue reading

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Uniforms :-)

One of the things I would have loved about parochial Catholic school is the uniforms.  Yes, I know I can buy them at the uniform store in town, but have you priced them?!?  Not exactly cheep.  Not to mention we do not … Continue reading

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SHEAF Homeschool Group

Three years ago, here at our little country parish, we had an average of 70 kids in our homeschool group every Friday.  By last year, due in large p[art to the transient nature of living in Florida and in part … Continue reading

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The Nutcracker 2009

For the last 3 or four years we have made it a yearly tradition to go with some homeschooling families to the school showing of the Nutcracker.  This year we were joined by most of Jessica’s kids, Christine and kids, … Continue reading

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“Are you asking me?”

Why do I blog?  My first reason for blogging is the same reason I take sooooo many pictures, I am convinced if I record a moment on “film” or through story I can somehow save the moment, I can make it … Continue reading

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