Hands and Feet

Last week my husband left with the Army. It is one of those unwritten rules that soon after they leave, something breaks.  In my case, I think of all my years of being a military wife, last week was one of the hardest. It started with something simple that just seemed to grow. We were…

Tasty Tuesday….Canning

When I was growing up we had a garden.  We also canned, ALOT of food each Summer to prepare for winter. We also made fresh apple butter, using an old-fashioned apple butter kettle outside. The best of memories really and I am so glad that I was taught how to take care of my family in…

Review of Pathway Readers

Review of Pathway Readers

  A few years ago I was looking for a phonics/reading curriculum for my oldest.  I wanted something that would help improve his knowledge of the phonics rules and so that I could evaluate him on his reading comprehension. I had seen a post on The Old Schoolhouse Magazine’s facebook page, another reader had asked…

Tae Kwon Do and Special Needs

( Waiting for his first competition! He is the one in white) Tae Kwon Do and Special Needs I blogged earlier we recently began Tae Kwon Do. You can read about that here. Martial Arts is one of the best extra curricular activities that any child can participate in, not just a child with special…