Did Valentine’s Day sneak up on you like it did me? Wasn’t it just January? Well, if you’re like me, then you are frantically searching Pinterest on February 13th (or be honest, the 14th), looking for something that will be not terribly time-consuming and doesn’t require crazy artistic skills or tons of hard-to-find supplies. You know… Continue reading Easy Valentine’s Day ideas
Truthfully, I have put this on my posting schedule several times, but never got around to actually writing the post until now. (Even now, I wrote this first sentence two hours ago then started researching school options for next year.) This year I have been doing a Letter of the Week program for Noah, and… Continue reading Letter of the week- M, N, O, and P
When Tim and I were first married, I made him a Christmas stocking. It was (and still is) horrible. So when Noah came along, I just bought him a stocking at Target. I was NOT going to repeat the Bigfoot Stocking Incident of 2008. Since then, I have discovered the joys and amazingness of pdf… Continue reading Nora’s Christmas stocking
This December, I have taken four different lists of Advent/Christmas calendars to make a plan for our Christmas season. Christmas is usually the time that things seem to speed up, right? So why then am I adding MORE to my already-full to-do list? To be honest, I’m not completely sure myself! But one thing I… Continue reading Celebrating Advent with a preschooler
I decided to not send Noah to preschool this year and do my own letter of the week program, and it has been an excellent choice. The preparation for the activities each week is sometimes a little stressful, but it’s definitely worth it. I have also discovered that not all letters are created equal. There… Continue reading Letter of the week- I, J, K, and L
We have been continuing with our Letter of the Week program, and Noah is loving it. I’ll admit that I’m not the best at staying on a schedule (or any schedule, ugh), but we are through H and partway through I. I am very pleased with the amount of progress Noah has made. Here are… Continue reading Letter of the week- E, F, G, H
It’s no secret that I’m somewhat obsessed with Project Runway. Well, at least the three seasons that Netflix has deemed worthy of bestowing upon me. I may (or may not) check at the beginning of every month to see if the Netflix gods are smiling on me, giving me a new season to binge watch.… Continue reading Make it work!