Since last summer we’ve been quietly working through a nature study guide. We haven’t really shared much about it, simply because I wanted to work through a good portion before sharing it with you all. We get questions about Nature Study all the time. Most of them from moms that have no idea what to … Continue reading Nature Study with the Giles Frontier
On the night before we began our study of Brazil and South America, the Olympics began. Totally unplanned. It was so much fun to see the opening ceremony and watch a presentation of Brazil’s history unfold before our eyes. We loved hearing the music too! The boys asked me to find some more Brazilian music … Continue reading MFW ECC Brazil
We have had so many requests for an in-depth look at how we juggle all our “curriculums” and activities that I finally sat down today to churn out this monster of a blog post. Its long. Really long. There were that many questions to answer. So for those that asked, here we go. First of … Continue reading How We Blend it All Together
The alternate title was: “Where did you get that…?” If you have ever watched one of my Instagram lives or attended any of my speaking engagements or heard me at a conference, you know that I repeatedly say the following: “This is just what works for us. My hope is not that you try … Continue reading Back to (Home)School!