Making Room

The other day, I was pretty annoyed with the family at large for not doing their share, or any share, really, of the housework. I’d spent the whole day working, and the whole lot of them were gone. Disappeared. Two of them had an acceptable reason: they were at work! But the rest of them? […]

{p, h, f, r} Getting Ready for School (well, homeschool)

We don’t normally take a full summer break around here. The lack of routine generally drives us (me) crazy, so, while we have a lighter, more self-directed learning experience, we still choose to school year round. This year was probably the first year in a long time that we took the whole summer off, and […]