- I'm Julie, the Creekside Momma. I homeschool my 7 and 5 year olds while my toddler hurls Matchbox cars at my head. I blog to stay sane. Thanks for stopping by. Sorry the house is a wreck.
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The Creekside Kids
Firefly, he’s 7.
The Queen Bee, she’s 5.
Love Bug, he’s 3.
Category Archives: life
Want to know what makes my kids come alive, use all of their senses, stop fighting (for the most part), and work as a team to help each other with challenges? It’s this: I so want to get outside every … Continue reading
We are having a relaxed month in our schooling this December. How, I wondered, did I do that? I had to stop and think. Last year was our first year homeschooling and I suppose I put pressure on myself … Continue reading
I’m so grateful that my children had this wonderful afternoon. They found caterpillars, and climbed on hay bales and fed rabbits and played in the sunshine. They pretended to be Kings and Queens in a castle and the Rescuers of … Continue reading
So, on our way home from our vacation at the beach we brought home a full grown dog. Just stopped at someone’s house, and “Surprise, kids!”, we’re getting a dog. Well, it wasn’t as simple as all that really. What … Continue reading
I’m swirling in a whirlwind of planning. Trying to fit in all the learning ideas for my kids, lining up their fall activities, trying to figure out our schedule. Starting new subjects as we try to hang on to our … Continue reading
We did it. A family of non-campers went camping. Not only that, but it rained nearly the entire time. And we survived. Not just survived, we thrived. Thanks to our much more experienced family and friends that accompanied us. And … Continue reading