Field Trip Friday — Picnic on Walden Pond

If we’re facebook friends, you’ve already seen a picture or two of our picnic on Walden Pond and maybe caught a little of the excitement I felt at seeing it in person. Seriously, people. WALDEN POND. I’m still giddy! On our way to the pond we made a...

Field Trip Friday — Concord Museum

After leaving Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, we drove down the road to the Concord Museum. From Drop Box We debated long and hard about what to see and what to leave for next time. There is a possibility that we will be leaving New York at the end of the summer so we knew...

Field Trip Friday — It’s Back!

From Drop Box Field trips have been sadly lacking from our homeschool this year. We participated in a once a week co-op and never could get our schedule quite right. Now that it has ended for the year, we have a little more free time for exploring the area. Last...

Field Trip Friday: Covered Bridges and Back to Bennington

If you’ve been wondering what happened to the Field Trip Friday posts this school year, there haven’t been any posts because we haven’t managed to go on any field trips! This school year has been one of our busiest ever. That combined with the death...

School time!

The work I did sorting the papers on the hutch launched me into something not unlike late pregnancy nesting. It’s called SCHOOL PREP!! I bet all the homeschool moms know what I’m talking about. A couple of weeks before the start of school each year (and...