2016 Dance Recital–A Year of Firsts (and Lasts)

In the wake of all that has happened in this last week, I’d be lying if I said that I am posting without mixed emotions.   Like any proud parent, I rejoice at the accomplishments of  our children, and dance recitals for me are almost magical–the lights and staging, the performances, and the chance for […]

Dance Recital 2015–Where We Were, Where We Are

Mix one great dance recital with one proud mom and two terrific photographers, and you end up with one tough job–how to select a few choice shots from over 200 excellent photos. I have posted more perspectives and angles on Facebook than my friends can perhaps stand, but I have neglected my “peeps” in Blogland!   […]

What We Unsocialized Homeschoolers Do in Summer

Not too long ago I wrote a post about staying away from judging those who insist on questioning your decision to homeschool.     One of those categories of questions/ unsolicited comments has to be around the issue of socialization.    So as I thought about our summer thus far, I couldn’t help but laugh at the thought […]