Whitney’s Graduation Photos


It's been a very long time since I have posted!  I suppose you could say I'm on a type of sabbatical.  Much going on, and therefore "overwhelmed" might be a good descriptive word for me these days. Last Friday, we took Whitney's graduation photos at our favorite local park, Maymont.  It was a beautiful afternoon, and as soon as Carl was off work, we rushed to the park to catch the perfect sunshine for our photos.  Whitney was a good little model... she did everything we told her to do... such … [Read more...]

Almost Done


I can't believe we're almost done with homeschooling.  Still have some subjects to complete, but I'm beginning to have mixed feelings... sad that it will be over, yet excited about things to come.  My girls are grown (22 and 18), and it's becoming a new season of life for our family.  Did I homeschool perfectly?  No, definitely not.  Just ask my girls!  Are there gaps in their education?  Yes.  But did they learn HOW to learn?  Yes, I think they did.  Can they read and write and reason well?  … [Read more...]