Yep, I’m one of those. My daughter says she goes to “Mama’s School.”

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I was just talking about this…

Over the weekend I discussed great websites for homeschool, remember? Well, I was browsing around the web for some stuff for my theatre company (I needed puppet templates) when I found this awesome kidscraft site. Here is the page on puppet crafts that lured me in. You can become a subscriber to her site and…

Weekend Homeschool Report

Who says you can’t have school on the weekend? During the summer? At 6:00 in the evening? It’s homeschool baby, and we do it where we want, when we want, and how we want…that’s why I’m doin’ it in the first place. Going with my new picking a planned day for specific kinds of posts,…

The Snake Show – Jewelry Edition

It’s become a Johnson family tradition: right around Miss A’s bday we head out for our annual trip to ReptileFest…what we refer to as, “the snake show.” I come along just to take pics…I have never liked snakes…not since I screamed bloody murder the time a little garter snake crossed my path on the side…

The Naughty Space Bar

No, no, this is not some review of a bizarre new strip club where the girls wear space suits and the poles look like rockets…so if that’s what you’re looking for please go away and never come here again. Or better yet you can go to this website, which is a link a fellow homeschool…

Motivation that Sticks

Recently, I read a little article in one of the many parenting magazines I receive (more about my magazine habit and how I keep it under control later) that asked moms to reveal a “kid-like” trait of theirs. Answers varied from cutting crusts off sandwiches to having to touch everything. So I thought…what kid-like quirks…

My thumb might not be green…

But a pale lime…or celery? Maybe. Our mini herb garden, “It’s alive!” 10 days after we got things going, things are, well – going! All 4 of the pots we planted managed to germinate and show evidence of green growth, it was actually quite exciting! Of the 5 day germinators, the basil seems to be…