Category: Week in Review

Week in Review — January 14-18, 2019

Week in Review — January 14-18, 2019

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Ours was highly productive which makes me so happy! Even with some mood swings and crankiness, I’d replicate this week anytime for its sheer productivity. Here are a few things I hope you’ll take away from this post: Adjusting […]

Week in Review — January 07-11, 2019

Week in Review — January 07-11, 2019

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Ours was disrupted but productive! I’m excited to be back to normal rhythms. Here are a few things I hope you’ll take away from this post: Always encourage your littlest students to feel a sense of belonging to your […]

Week in Review — December 31, 2018 – January 4, 2019

Week in Review — December 31, 2018 – January 4, 2019

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Sickness and break time still featured prominently in our week, but we were happy to welcome Tim home and get our school space freshened up for a new school year. Here are a few things I hope you’ll take […]

Week in Review — December 24-28, 2018

Week in Review — December 24-28, 2018

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Ours was atypical. Tim is out of town this week getting training to be certified as a cave diver. (Yes, you read that right. Scuba diving itself doesn’t require enough skills, he’s got to learn how to scuba dive […]

Week in Review — December 17-21, 2018

Week in Review — December 17-21, 2018

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  We manged some awesome moments of coziness and unschooling fun despite dealing with attitude issues. Here are a few things I hope you’ll take away from this post: Consolidating out-of-the-house tasks into one day minimizes disruptions to your family […]

Week in Review — December 10-14, 2018

Week in Review — December 10-14, 2018

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Ours is hard to tell you about because I ran out of room in my planner to record my daily doings. But overall we had lots of good learning opportunities. Here are a few things I hope you’ll take […]

Week in Review — December  3-7, 2018

Week in Review — December 3-7, 2018

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Ours was  full of ups and downs of emotions, but ended on a good note.  Here are a few things I hope you’ll take away from this post: Incorporating games and playfulness keeps everybody interested. Growth spurts in one […]

Week in Review – November 26-30, 2018

Week in Review – November 26-30, 2018

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Ours was crazy because WordPress is stupid.  Here are a few things I hope you’ll take away from this post: WordPress is dumb. Change is hard. I’m a writer, not a coder. Okay, forgive my ranting.  But for real…phew!  […]

Week in Review – November 19-23, 2018

Week in Review – November 19-23, 2018

Hey everybody! How was your week?  Ours a nice balance of productivity and comfort.  I feel like I’m back to being comfortable with my own gentle unschooling rhythms and we’re working on the kinks in Tim’s school schedule. Here are a few things I hope […]

Week in Review – November 12-16, 2018

Week in Review – November 12-16, 2018

Hey everybody! How was your week?  Ours was a bit topsy-turvy with schedule changes and behavioral issues.  But some highlights were spending time with friends and enjoying some cozy learning time. Here are a few things I hope you’ll take away from this post: Sharing […]

Week in Review – November 5-9 2018

Week in Review – November 5-9 2018

Hey everybody! How was your week?  Ours was refreshing,productive and home-centered.  I found a good mix of book work, creativity and coziness that is nurturing us all. Here are a few things I hope you’ll take away from this post: There’s nothing wrong with reevaluating […]

Week in Review – October 29-November 2, 2018

Week in Review – October 29-November 2, 2018

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Ours was a week of catching up on housework, independent exploration and welcoming Tim home.  Book work was minimal this week, while hard work and imagination took center stage. Here are a few things I hope you’ll take away […]

Week in Review – October 22-26, 2018

Week in Review – October 22-26, 2018

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Ours was full of snuggles, poetry and a bit of sickness.  Our unschooling approach continues this week with a mix of semi-formal lessons and learning through working together. Here are a few things I hope you’ll take away from […]

Week in Review – October 15-19, 2018

Week in Review – October 15-19, 2018

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  We had an unschooling week here at Our Habitat Home.  It may very well last for a couple of weeks.  Do you ever do that?  Temporarily change your approach drastically because it’s what your family needs?  We’ve done that […]

Week in Review – October 8-12, 2018

Week in Review – October 8-12, 2018

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Ours was…odd.  Almost nothing went as planned this week.  Anxiety levels are running rather high at the moment as Tim prepares for his trip to Egypt next week.  As is frequently the case in a family unit, when one […]

Week in Review – October 1-5, 2018

Week in Review – October 1-5, 2018

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Ours was a week of getting back to work and trying to work on some emotions/behavioral issues that developed from the drastic change in rhythms from road schooling.  I’m feeling tired, but have a good sense of accomplishment. Here […]

Week in Review – September 24-28, 2018

Week in Review – September 24-28, 2018

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Ours was one of both work and rest.  A week that spanned a large portion of this country, and ended at home.  It was a good week! Here are a few things I hope you will take away from […]

Week in Review – September 3-7, 2018

Week in Review – September 3-7, 2018

Hey everybody! How was your week? We had a week of working, learning, packing and a ton of excitement from the kiddos! (An unbearable amount actually!) Here are a few things I hope you will take away from this post: Learning how to homeschool is […]

Week in Review – August 27-31, 2018

Week in Review – August 27-31, 2018

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  We had a week of trip planning, unexpected disruptions and out-of-the-house appointments.  It may not have all been school, but we got a lot done. Here are a few things I hope you will take away from this post: […]

Week in Review – August 20-24, 2018

Week in Review – August 20-24, 2018

  Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Despite some serious exhaustion, we had a good week with the kids. Here are a few things I hope you will take away from this post: Rhythms trump schedules. Don’t throw in the towel when a day starts […]

Week in Review – August 13-17, 2018

Week in Review – August 13-17, 2018

Hey everybody!  How was your week?  Ours had me feeling rather topsy-turvy.  That is, until I acknowledged that what our family needs right now is peace.  Once I embraced that that was what was needed from me this week, my attitude and outlook improved greatly. […]

Week in Review – August 6-10, 2018

Week in Review – August 6-10, 2018

Hey everybody, how was your week?  This week has got me looking like the baby in this photo.  Yeah… However, despite a general crankiness and ALL the emotions happening simultaneously in this house, some great learning still happened.  That makes me happy!  I’m going to […]

Week in Review – July 30-August 3, 2018

Week in Review – July 30-August 3, 2018

Hey everybody! How was your week?  Do you feel good about what you accomplished?  Honestly, if everybody is clean, fed and learned something each day I think you can count it as a win!  Let’s all take a deep breath and be joyful that we […]

Week in Review – July 23-27, 2018

Week in Review – July 23-27, 2018

This has been a pretty big week around here.  While we have been planning this blog and I have been brainstorming and writing for a couple of months, this is the week Our Habitat Home went live.  This is the week that made our family’s […]