Called to Love

Our Monday nights have changed recently. Instead of an afternoon of dance class and dinner together, our nights are long and our kids are zonked. Last night, tuck in time was 10:30! This would not be possible if we didn’t homeschool. The kids are actually still asleep as I type at 9:45 AM. My husband …

The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining me! If you are new here, I’m Darcy and I started the journey of homeschooling my two youngest kids with just a smattering of experience…or so I thought! My homeschooling experiences date back to the birth of our first child, twenty-four years ago. While I didn’t consider it homeschooling, we read aloud, …

Parenting Perspective: My Stance on Sleepovers

Bring Me Coffee Cap by ourcrazyprairielife I don’t remember sleepovers being a big controversy when I was growing up. There were successful sleepovers, with organized and chaperoned activities among classmates and friends that got along. There were sleepovers where we snuck out at 3 AM and also watched every installment of the Nightmare on Elm …