Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Thoughts on a Tuesday

So many things to be thankful for this week. My dear husband started his NEW job on Monday. God be praised! I am so very grateful that his time of layoff was not very long.

With his new job has come an unlooked-for blessing, we have a much-reduced rate at a local fitness place. This place has everything--and I mean everything--I have wanted to be able to do with the kids. Today we went for the first time and we all used the pool. It was 75 degrees today and just lovely. The sky was fully blue with those wispy summer clouds and perfect for swimming laps. I forgot just what an excellent exercise it is - no impact, but wow, great exercise! I am so out of shape so it feels good to hurt a little bit at the end of the workout. I used to be on a swim team so I know just how much this kind of exercise works for me. My daughters joined me. It was lovely!

We are in the third month of the Schoolhouse Review Crew 2013 year and there are so many exciting products we are reviewing. We have already posted many of the reviews. If you have not seen them, here are the ones we have done so far:

Abraham's Journey
A+ TutorSoft, Inc. A+ Interactive MATH
Apologia Elementary Science
Artistic Pursuits
Classical Academic Press Spanish and Bible
College Common Sense
Flowering Baby
Handwriting Without Tears
Lone Star Learning
READS Parent/Child Reading Comprehension System
Schoolhouse Teachers

And that is just the beginning of a very exciting year! Right now we are running a highly anticipated Blog Hop that has a TON of participants. If you want some good ideas for your homeschool, you don't want to miss this.

We are only on day two of the Blog Hop, so you will want to check back each day this week!

I hope you have a wonderful week. :)

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