We all have values. Even if we have never taken the time to identify and speak them, we have them. Taking time to honestly consider what your values are is a gift I believe every person should give themselves. Now I will admit, I didn’t always believe this to be the case. Although I was… Read More Freebie: Core Values Lesson Plan
After many months of researching and planning, I am finally able to share what my girls are learning during the 2019 – 2020 school year. This year I have an 8th grader, 5th grader, and super excited 3rd grader. The information is broken down into individual grade-level classes and then our group classes. Check out… Read More What My 8th, 5th & 3rd Graders Are Learning
Peach season…one of my favorite seasons of the year. A couple of weeks ago we drove out to our favorite farm (if you live in the Metro DC area check out Homestead Farms) to go peach picking. My mom came with us and we were surprised because not only did they have peaches, they had… Read More Peaches – From the Tree to the Freezer to your Stomach – Yum!
I am super excited to tell you about the latest addition to our family. We would like to introduce to you, The WE+3 Podcast! In the podcast I am joined by my hubby, Khari and we talk about all things regarding family life. We will give a glimpse into our week, discuss some topics that… Read More WE HAVE A PODCAST!!
A couple of years ago, I fully gave in to the fact that apps do make life better. Since that grand realization (I know…I am a late bloomer) I have found and use many apps to help me keep it all together. But there are 5 Apps that I use almost every day. If you aren’t familiar… Read More 5 Free Apps I Can’t Live Without (and you probably never heard of them)
Ok…those of you who have been following me know that I am a lover of books. Words wonder me and I have experienced many adventures and deep friendships inside the pages of a book. Now, what you may not know is that I loved books so much (my dream job was to be a published… Read More Move Over B&N…Amazon Bookstore&…WHAT?
What a wonderful idea, a homeschool meet & greet! I always have many folks who are interested in finding out what this homeschooling thing is all about – those who are thinking about it for their own children and those who are not. I think this is a brilliant way to allow people an opportunity… Read More My Homeschool Meet and Greet — Camie’s Cozy Corner
Lela was away at her very first youth retreat and that meant little sisters were left behind. So every day big sister was away I planned a fun activity the girls could look forward to. They called it Little Sister Camp. On day three we invited MeeMaw over for an art party. My mom loves… Read More Owl Art Project with MeeMaw…Free & Fabulous!
Today is Harry Potter’s Birthday! Lela’s interest in Mr. Potter took a deep dive last year. She read every book and we watched every movie, talk about good quality Mom & daughter time. So when she said she wanted to celebrate his birthday I was a little like…do people even do that? I wasn’t sure… Read More Happy Birthday Harry Potter!!
NPR’s Podcast, 1A is one of my favorite things to listen to as I am driving from here to there. I truly appreciate discussions that grapple with some of today’s and Yesterday’s toughest topics in a civil and honest way. Recently they aired a podcast about how schools should teach slavery to students and featured… Read More Teaching About Slavery