The New Single is Out!!!

It’s been quiet around the blog lately. You can thank the release of the new album for that. It’s a GIRL! Milk-C Lyte arrived Wednesday, May 28th (from the beginning I have said that she would show up on or around Memorial Day) at 7:50pm after days of contractions that ended in only 6hrs of …

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Planning Your School Year

You’ve been here before. Sweating as you flip through your curriculum and try to figure out what you’re going to do and when. Planning projects, reading assignments, and field trips for the year…Stop it! You’re stressing yourself out!

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Preparing for the Album Drop {List It Tuesday}

So…I kind of casually mentioned in a previous post that we’re having a baby come June. I meant THIS June. Possibly sooner, as the Kidd was born at 38 weeks, which would put us at late May. In fact, my guess from the beginning has been that this kid is likely going to bust in …

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Why do I homeschool? Why DON’T you?

The Kidd is entering 4th grade this year and apparently this is the year people believe that school is getting “serious” and we need to stop “playing around” with his education. Because, you know, middle school starts soon and he’ll never “fit in” because he’ll be weird and unsocialized. He also won’t know how to …

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10 Black Homeschooling “Extras” {List It Tuesday}

I’m always looking for fun, interesting, and ‘different’ things to add to our homeschool experience. Here’s 15 things I hope to be able to add to our year. Not necessarily to be used all the time, maybe not even regularly, but things I’d like to have around the house to use when we’re looking for …

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Curriculum Planning 2014-2015

It’s that time again! Can you believe it?! This school year really has flown by. I can’t believe it’s March! In fact, it’s almost April, which means that current  curriculum will be done soon and it’ll be time to start new stuff. Such is the nature of a year round schedule. Our goal for the …

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Why We’re Leaving Heart of Dakota

You ever totally second guess yourself about your curriculum choices?…Don’t lie! I do it all the time. But in the end, I love Heart of Dakota. How do you not love pre-planned lessons that tell you exactly what to do, great books, and an all around fabulous company? I have nothing but fabulous things to …

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