Monthly Archives: April 2012

Cleaning House (again and again and again)

Saturday was cleaning day for my children.  It was for myself as well, but my cleaning was all in their rooms as well.  The under-the-bed storage containers were all brought out and I got into awful positions to vacuum their … Continue reading

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A Bright, Sunshiny Day

The sunshine is glorious today, and when I finish this post I’ll be headed outside to work in the flower beds.  My apple trees started to settle in quickly and within three days of planting began to open their leaves.  … Continue reading

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Plans for Home School

A while back, I was searching Amazon for veterinary books for my middle child.  She would like to be a vet but is unsure of dissection requirements along the route of education and surgeries once in the field.  Sensory issues … Continue reading

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String of Thoughts

I just got through the kid’s bi-annual dental visit.  No one ran out of the chair this time, but my sensory child fought going back and I ended up massaging her lower legs to get her through the cleaning.  This … Continue reading

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Nothing less than an A allowed

Friday I received an e-mail from my 7th grader’s science teacher.  It urged parents to check the on line grade book to see which assignments still needed to be redone as her policy is that anything with a grade lower … Continue reading

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Lack of Communication…Again

I’m getting fed up with the lack of communication I get from our school.  I just got an email thanking me for talking to my son about his ‘mad eyes’.  I know the face she was referring to, but never … Continue reading

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Possible Insight

Last week I was helping my youngest study for the weekly spelling test.  He’s never done well on spelling and hates to study it.  He was spelling the words out loud for me (we’ve also done it where he writes … Continue reading

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