A homeschooling lifestyle and how-to blog for geeky creative types.

Homeschooling Lifestyle

(Our Story and Realities)

  • ErikBike

Watch Out for the Tree!

January 5th, 2015|0 Comments

ne of Erik's favorite hobbies (he has lots, but this one has recycled into a current obsession) is mountain biking.
  • Lefse

Trust Your Feelings, Luke!

December 27th, 2014|0 Comments

hen I was little, I helped my grandmother (of Norwegian descent) make a batch of lefse. She didn't have fancy tools, she didn't use a recipe, and she seemed to be making it all up as she went...
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Around Here…

October 13th, 2014|0 Comments

round here, we're up to a variety of things, like feeling grateful for the nice weather and the chance to do writing practice outside at the park!
  • Duncan1stDay

Back to More Formal Studies: The First Day of Fifth Grade

September 16th, 2014|1 Comment

hile Duncan has various areas of study in which there is room for improvement and growth, he excels in others. For example, we're using a sixth grade math book, he's met all of the space science objectives through eighth grade, he reads at a high school level, and his writing is strong. As a result, he really doesn't fit inside of a specific, conventional grade level.

Hello, my name is Liz, or Sunshine, or Giggles, or…

I'm an engineer-turned-artist-turned-homeschooling mom living in the Pacific Northwest. Though I'm often flummoxed by fashion and what to have for dinner, I dig learning and solving problems. I'm a pinch of geek and a pound of artist.

Welcome to my neck of the woods!