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Landscaping Progress Day 1

So where I last left off with our very basic first landscaping project, the landscaper was set to come out and spray the weeds from tree line to tree line in front and back and from property line to property line from side to side. It took an extra day…

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First Day of 2nd Grade!

Today was the official start of our 2nd grade year. We are doing a lot of subjects and I didn’t know exactly how long our school day would run. Last year we averaged between 1 1/2 and 2 hours. Occasionally up to 2 1/2 hours, but that was often on…

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Things We Take For Granted

We’re about one month away from the first anniversary date of when we finalized the purchase of our new built home and got the keys to move in. It seems amazing that it’s almost been a year already as I feel like I still have so much to do to…

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2nd Grade Curriculum!

We’re a little over a week away from starting our new school year, yay?! ? We get very little breaks around here as year round homeschoolers so I have mixed emotions about getting back into the swing of things. On one hand I can’t wait until we get back into…

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Homeschool Planning 2019!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Sing it with me! With new paper planners, your pens and your markers and stickers galore! It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Okay so I might be being a little silly, but honestly it IS one of my favorite things…

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Homeschool Notification Season

If you live in Ohio and you homeschool you know it’s that time of year when you must send in your homeschool notification. Up until this year that time was a little more flexible as there was no date or deadline for your notification to happen. This year the laws…

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Columbus Arts Festival 2019

Every year we go to the Columbus Arts Festival in June. It’s always near my birthday and has become a tradition for my birthday weekend. This year, unfortunately, we were feeling under the weather. We didn’t let that stop us though because we had a mission this year: to get…

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First Warranty Issues

In the fall of last year we had our first warranty issue. Two issues actually. We had a couple of the spindles on our railing across our 2nd story that had become loose at the top where they hooked into the post. The other issue was the door to our…

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1st Grade Round Up

Another year has come and (almost) gone in our homeschool. We homeschool year round here at Lighthouse Christian Academy so in some ways it feels like we’re never really done for the year. We do take a short break in August to give us all a breather as sometimes you…

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Seven Months Later…

Wow, sadly it’s been seven months since I have given any updates. I’ve planned to do it at various times, but procrastination occurred due to the pursuit of perfection at first. I’m trying to use a new motto this year: done is better than perfect. Seeing as it’s now June,…

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