Select Page

The Real World Impact of a Vote

I would like to dedicate a blog post to my thoughts on voting for impact.  I rarely post about specific political issues but I really feel that this issue is worth a post. First, I think it is important for each individual to decide what his/her motivation is in...

At the polls…again

Well, after collecting signatures for our congressional candidate at the polls last winter, hosting a meet and greet, and walking the neighborhood, we went back to the polls the night of our local primaries and encouraged voters to vote for our candidate. Here is a...

How We Roll

In honor of all the republican presidential hopefuls, and inspired by a NY Times article that I saw a while back on how the different candidates travel, I thought I would share how we travel.This article is somewhat outdated now, but still good for a laugh…haha....

Volunteering

One way that I have chosen to help my kids learn through the elections this year is to volunteer.  Now, with six kids, this is NOT easy…but I feel that it is important for my kids to experience volunteering from their earliest years.  I would like volunteering...

Power Writing

This year, we added a writing curriculum into our schooling mix (apart from what is taught in our Language curriculum).  I waited on this so that I could take my three older kids through it together.  It seems to be working well, and cuts down on the number of times...