Circa 1994 | The Working Homeschooler

In preparation for a cross country move this last March, I was making the difficult, dreaded decisions on which clothes to keep and which clothes to give away. Unfortunately, my love of clothing didn’t make this chore particularly easy or fast. I keep old clothes, too, for many different reasons including sentimental ones. It was … Read moreCirca 1994 | The Working Homeschooler

Mom’s Reading List | Summer Top 5

Here are a few of our favorite books. If you’re looking for something a little different this summer, try one or a few! A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaleo Hosseini Set in the volatile country of Afghanistan this is a story of strength, tragedy and love. Two women from different generations are brought together through … Read moreMom’s Reading List | Summer Top 5

Teaching the Real Adulting

The conversation went like this: Me: Turn on the defrost. New Adult: Where is that? Me: Seriously? It is the box with squiggly lines where you turn the*air on. New Adult: Ohhhhhh! That’s what that does. Why did they make it look a steaming hot T.V. Me: … Obviously, there were some things we still … Read moreTeaching the Real Adulting

Christmas Peppermint Patties

Ryleigh & Amy’s Peppermint Patties Mix the following ingredients together and roll dough in small 1 in. balls. Place balls on pan lined with waxed paper. Gently press down on balls to flatten them to preferred thickness. Freeze for 30 to 45 m or until hardened. 3 ¾ cups powdered sugar 3 Tbsp. unsalted butter, … Read moreChristmas Peppermint Patties