Tag: homeschooling

CHOCOLATE PROTEIN PB CUPS

After a week off from homeschooling, we finally had our first day back. And I have to admit, it went awesome! So much better than I expected. Granted I racked my brain and scheduled, rescheduled, threw away, started over, tried to put in new… Continue Reading “CHOCOLATE PROTEIN PB CUPS”

October is for Lawn Decorations

The Kid is obsessed with inflatable lawn decorations. Last December, we had to leave our house 5 minutes early everyday so we could drive past every house that had them in their yard. He knew which house had them and what they had. If… Continue Reading “October is for Lawn Decorations”

APPLE PEANUT BUTTER SANDWICH

I have to say, it has been one crazy week! I scheduled week long breaks after every 6 weeks of homeschool so I can sit, catch my breath and try to figure out what has worked, what hasn’t and refine my routine and schedule… Continue Reading “APPLE PEANUT BUTTER SANDWICH”

I AM PAPA / CHAPTER 2

Chapter 2 – The importance of a Papa My parents have been divorced since I was a small child.  For a good portion of my life I was raised by a single mother and lived with my grandparents.  That time with my grandparents is… Continue Reading “I AM PAPA / CHAPTER 2”

Pathway

Pathway Hello there! Here another week of life. So, I finally made the decision to call my blog a “Be the Bridge.” So, such a random name, right? Maybe not, lol… Anyways, why “Be the Bridge”? Well, honestly, I always felt inspired to help… Continue Reading “Pathway”

Potty vs bath time

I once asked a usually chipper coworker how she was doing. She responded that for the first time in her life, she had a headache from stress. Then proceeded to ask me if my body ever manifested my stress into physical ailments. Apparently, in… Continue Reading “Potty vs bath time”

I AM PAPA – CHAPTER 1

Chapter 1 I woke up feeling lost.  It’s a feeling I have from time to time.  Even in my late thirties it sometimes feels like I have never found myself.  What makes me, well, me?  I have hobbies but there isn’t anything that I… Continue Reading “I AM PAPA – CHAPTER 1”

Mommy Bags

Moms – let’s talk bags for a minute. Diaper bags. Finding that perfect “Mary Poppins” type bag that can hold your entire life has become a quest that I feel destined to fail. When I was pregnant with #1, I searched “perfect mommy bag”… Continue Reading “Mommy Bags”

MOTHERHOOD AND TEACHING TIPS

Motherhood – See the two pictures? One is what I imagine my bathroom looks like. The other is my reality. I hear other moms/women talk about taking long soaks in the tub with Epson salts, calming music in the background, candles or a diffuser… Continue Reading “MOTHERHOOD AND TEACHING TIPS”

UN PEDAZO DE MI VIDA (A PIECE OF MY LIFE)

Hello,  My name is Karla, a Puerto Rican native and newly turned homeschool mother of three crazy, tiring, and lovable boys. My husband and them are it… These are the four humans that make me be better. Before I met them, I did everything in my… Continue Reading “UN PEDAZO DE MI VIDA (A PIECE OF MY LIFE)”