Growing up, math was never my favorite subject.  I was fortunate to have a really gifted teacher my junior and senior years in high school for pre-calculus, analytic geometry, and probability & statistics that helped me to see that math is really not awful after all! I want my

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One day this summer when we hadn’t really started school yet (but needed some order!) I got out our large acrylic sheet and showed Gresham how to make Venn diagrams.  He is a fairly organized kind of guy, so I thought he might like this.  I chose his favorite

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Of all the many marble runs we’ve built over the years, this is our new favorite!  Simple materials and sturdy construction make it a WIN for a wide variety of ages. It all started the other day when we needed a break from homeschooling.  It has been too hot

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What’s almost as fun as a new backpack for back to school?  An old backpack turned new with one of our favorite craft materials -duct tape! Aidan received this backpack at his gymnastics birthday party when he turned 10.  However now that he’s 11, it’s not all that cool

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