Our Homeschool Curriculum

Alot of you have asked whether I’ll be following the Ontario curriculum or if I’ve purchased another curriculum to follow so I’ll be addressing that in this post. Homeschooling can be simple and traditional in which children study exactly the same things at home as their peer counterparts do at their local school. Homeschooling can also be as extreme as Read More …

Homeschool and Socialization

The second most popular question I received about homeschooling was in regards to socialization so I’m sharing my thoughts on that in this post. To begin, socialization is essentially social interaction but it also refers to understanding how to navigate society and learning to be part of a community. Many people, including my parents, believe school, through peer interaction, is Read More …

Roasted Tomato and Red Pepper Soup

Last week, I bought 16 of the biggest and reddest tomatoes at the farmer’s market with big plans for them. Little did I know, my daughter had plans of her own. She, who has a love-hate relationship with tomatoes, requested tomato soup so that’s exactly what I ended up making. It was perfect for the rainy, cooler weather we’ve been Read More …