High School


A girl and her dress

A girl and her dress

I had failed as a mother not in a vague, ambiguous sense, I had failed in a very concrete way. I had forgotten to take portraits of Celine in her dress.

And then there was a Prom

And then there was a Prom

Our homeschool community had a Prom this spring. Our beautiful, teenaged and young adult kids in fancy clothes, being feted and photographed by their grey-tinged, a wee bit wrinkled, camera-happy, tired but proud parents.

The other side of spring

The other side of spring

A list of our spring activities, catching my breath, processing motherhood and this busy time of year.

Blog housekeeping (shorter posts, sharing, and spiritual talk)

Blog housekeeping (shorter posts, sharing, and spiritual talk)

This is a little blogging business post about a couple things going on right now with my writing. (And super brief life update at the very bottom.)

Tech talk at a homeschool conference ~ I need your help

Tech talk at a homeschool conference ~ I need your help

I know your kids are using tech to collaborate, connect, and create meaningful, real-world learning experiences within your homeschool. I want to know about it.

A mama milkweed guarding her chrysalides

A mama milkweed guarding her chrysalides

As parents, we're sheltering chrysalides. Like the milkweed plant, parents can provide the conditions that make their children feel safe to hold onto them during their most vulnerable time.

Project Based Learning Video Presentation

Project Based Learning Video Presentation

Watch and learn how project based learning has been a great tool for living and learning outside the box of textbooks, scope and sequence and standardized tests.