Art class for homeschoolers

We’ve taken classes (kids and adult classes) at The Art Shanty and loved them. They have great teachers. We haven’t taken this watercolors class, but I’m sure it’s no exception. Classes start next week, so check out their website to sign up! For more information about The Art Shanty, please visit […]

Art class for homeschoolers

Homeschool writing contest

Catholic Essay Writing Contest

After 12 years of Catholic school and a love of writing, this would be right up my alley. Too bad high school was so long ago. The Catholic Textbook Project is sponsoring a history essay contest for Catholic students in Grades 5 through 12. There are six separate contest divisions so a […]


Artistic Discovery contest

Each spring, the Congressional Institute sponsors a nationwide high school visual art competition. The talent here is absolutely amazing and there are winners from each district. Winners artwork will ship to Washington, D.C to be hung and displayed in the Capitol. I’m not seeing the submission deadline, I would guess sometime […]


Snow Mountain

Snow Mountain

I grew up in New York, so snow ain’t no big thing. While I have pictures of my daughter making snow angels, the poor thing doesn’t remember the snow. We’ve been in Georgia for 12 years now and over the years there’s been a sprinkle or two by us, but […]