Note! I've established an Amazon Affiliates account. If you click on the links below and order the books (or anything else on Amazon) I'll make a small commission. This has been a delightful summer for reading. I've been blessed by a magical fairy who comes to our Little Free Library and leaves gems for me. … Continue reading Books!
"Enjoy every minute, because it goes so quickly." These are the well-meant words I have heard countless times since I put my oldest five children in school. Apparently a woman with a single toddler in tow is a magnet for older ladies reminiscing about their days with little children. Nobody ever said this to me … Continue reading When Parenting Isn’t
I didn't write anything for Easter. It's not that I wasn't inspired to share about the grace I've experienced because of God's love. It's not that I don't want to tell everyone who'll listen that once I was blind, but now I see. Once I was lost and in despair and now I'm filled with hope. Once … Continue reading The Silence of Saturday
Don't put naked pictures on the internet. The end. Kidding! Totally not the end. I've got a lot to say about this. We live in a very strange world. It's so incomprehensibly different than it was when I was your age, and I know I really don't understand what it's like to be an adolescent … Continue reading A Letter to My Daughters on Internet Selfies
As Jesus and the disciples continued on their way to Jerusalem, they came to a certain village where a woman named Martha welcomed him into her home. Her sister, Mary, sat at the Lord’s feet, listening to what he taught. But Martha was distracted by the big dinner she was preparing. She came to Jesus and said, … Continue reading Becoming Disciples
This is a long post. Both the Classical and Charlotte Mason schools of thought spend a lot of time reading and writing, and since I fall somewhere between the two, so do I. It's an incredibly important skill that will serve your kids no matter what they choose to do. Scientists, doctors, screenwriters, business managers, teachers … Continue reading Language Arts – Writing for Homeschool
Simple Homeschool is sponsoring a blog link-up today! Head over there to see what everyone is up to in their daily homeschool lives. I had a hard time submitting this as my 'day in the life' because it wasn't a typical day. I typically shower before my day starts, we typically start at 8, not … Continue reading Brieana’s Day in the Life with a 14, 12, 10, 7, 5 and 1 year old