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Spena School is officially back in session!! After much deliberation over whether to continue with Classical Conversations for a 4th consecutive year, we opted to skip and just be exclusively at home this school year. Which, has turned out to be really wonderful! We had our first day following Labor Day, after our return home from […]

Homeschooling

October 14, 2019

Spena School Is Back In Session!

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Now that we’re a solid half way through our Spena school year, I thought I would pop in here and give a little update on how our school year is going, what we have left to accomplish, and as we look towards a new school year in the fall- what our plans are! I shared […]

Homeschooling

February 12, 2019

Spena School

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And just like that…..we’re back to it! Sort of 😉 Our first day of Classical Conversations was on Monday, and thus begins Abigail’s 3rd grade year of school! We won’t officially start our school days at home until after Labor Day + beach vacation, but we’ve worked on Cursive, Bible Studies, and Reading all summer- […]

Abigail, Homeschooling

August 22, 2018

First Day Of 3rd Grade!

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This post is sponsored by Everywhere Agency on behalf of OshKosh B’gosh; however, all thoughts and opinions expressed are my own. Today is a big day in our house- it’s our first day back with Classical Conversations! Since we’re homeschoolers, we always have a little like “does this count as our first day of school?” […]

Abigail, Homeschooling, Miss Mabel

August 20, 2018

Back To School With OshKosh

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Thank you Mardi Gras Napkins for sponsoring this post. Visit your local retailer to get the conversation going in your home! I absolutely love being a homeschool Mom! But, let’s be honest, it isn’t easy!  I’m a stay at home, homeschooling mom with 2 little girls and 1 baby boy– so some days – whew.   […]

Abigail, Homeschooling

July 17, 2018

Connecting Over Lunch With Mardi Gras Napkins

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I have gotten so many requests to put together an exhaustive post about homeschooling over the years and here I am- FINALLY sharing it! Homeschooling 101! My husband, Jim, and I were both homeschooled growing up- so we are now officially considered “second generation homeschoolers”. We have been homeschooling our oldest, Abigail, since we started […]

Homeschooling

July 9, 2018

Homeschooling 101

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Well we did it! She did it! After starting school at the beginning of August last year (in preparation of little brother’s September arrival) we finally finished up Abigail’s 2nd grade school year at the beginning of this month. Originally, I had her scheduled to mid-May, but if you caught yesterday’s post, we took a […]

Abigail, Homeschooling

May 30, 2018

The End Of 2nd Grade

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