The Summer That Changed Me

A post about friendship

Summer is my season. I come alive when the sun stays up late and the temperature rises over 90 degrees. While I was just a little girl, one summer in particular forever changed the person that I would become. It has shaped, even to this day, what I think friendship is and should mean to… 

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School 365

Amy Schuff

School 365 It’s that time of year, the time when the days get longer and the nights hotter. Children wake up and put their bathing suits on, just in case they get to run in the sprinkler that day. Windows are thrown open, the dog barks exceptionally loudly at the squirrels, and the garden is… 

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Finding Your Homeschooling Feet

ManagingYourBlessings.com

Pretend you’re in the market for new shoes (you probably don’t have to pretend that!). You’ve been wearing the same shoes for a long time. They are dependable and  stable. They are all you know, but something about them just doesn’t feel right. Oh yes, you’ve worn them for years! They are on your feet,… 

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Unschooling Isn’t Mysterious

Taking the mystery out of unschooling

So maybe unschooling is a bit intriguing to you, maybe a little bit interesting, a little bit mysterious. You’re conjuring up images in your mind of children who never get bathed, walk barefoot all the time, and eat out of dog bowls (well, maybe just two out of three are true!). You like the idea… 

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Did You “Do” School Today?

Did you do school today?

“Did you do school today?” My photography client asked me, genuinely curious about our day. “Uhhhh,” the question caught me off guard. “Or just some of the subjects?” She backtracked. I laughed inside, and then my laughter poured out as I thought over our day and what we accomplished by way of “school.” I was… 

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