When the time came to send our eldest son to school we seriously considered home schooling. As it stands, we have decided not to home school our children yet but we also haven’t ruled it out completely for the future either. Here are a few of the reasons we thought about home schooling our kids and also the reasons why we decided against it – for now anyway. [Read more…]
I think that every parent and child out there can benefit from using a reward chart. Some children might have a few behavioural issues that their parents would like to iron out while other children might just benefit from the lessons that they learn from having goals and achieving them. [Read more…]
Isaac my 5 year old has been dodging chicken pox since he started school last September. It seems to come and go in waves but when I learned that his best friend was off school with it, I just knew it was going to be his turn soon.
In all honesty I’m quite glad that we’re going to get it over and done with. I’m a bit of a control freak and not knowing when it was going to happen was frustrating to say the least. [Read more…]
In this post I’m going to talk about the small and furry members of our family, the rabbits. [Read more…]
I found our rabbits on the internet after finally deciding that it was a good time to get a couple of pets for our children. It was lovely to find a very local home with a litter just waiting for owners. I had the dreadful job of picking out only 2 of 6 gorgeous little fluff balls but once I had made up my mind I then also had the great task of keeping it a secret from our boys as they were a surprise and the rabbits wouldn’t be ready to come home for another 4 weeks!
Their mother is an English Lop and their father is a Giant. I’ve never seen the father so I don’t know exactly how big he is but it is definitely going to be interesting to see what size the girls grow to over the next year. [Read more…]