Tag: Snow

Week 12 of 52: Working on good behavior

Week 12 of 52: Working on good behavior
I don’t even want to mention the weather today. Instead I will tell you how we are really focusing on behavior in our home and at school for the next two weeks until spring break.  I’ve taken out the charts again and am getting serious about listening, manners and being honest. I would love to... Read more »

Week 6 of 52: Spending Time Together

Week 6 of 52: Spending Time Together
The kids and I have been spending a lot of time together lately while my husband has been traveling for work.  Although very hard to never get a break, we also have learned to soften and work together. My son steps up to be the man of the house and has the most practical answers... Read more »

Week 5 of 52: 18 inches of Snow

Week 5 of 52: 18 inches of Snow
A major snowstorm hit Chicago and we were stuck inside for a few days.  The kids were excited to get back to school today, although D was frustrated that he was late today as the side streets were barely plowed. Did you see the 2014 How Quickly The Change video? Please Like How Quickly They Change on... Read more »
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Week 4 of 52: Better late than never

Week 4 of 52: Better late than never
I completely forgot to take a photo yesterday morning and would have forgotten again today.  Luckily as we stepped outside to head to school, A reminded me that we didn’t take a photo this week yet. I’m thrilled my kids are on board with this project. Did you see the 2014 How Quickly The Change video?... Read more »

Week 9 of 52: Proud of These Two

Week 9 of 52: Proud of These Two
Last night we returned home after driving 18 hours in 4 days. These two sat quietly in the back seat watching movies, reading, listening to books on tape, looking out the window and playing together. I was nervous that the long car ride would be awful, but was surprised it was actually enjoyable. Although these... Read more »