Little Known Ways for Raising Great Kids

The whole process of raising kids is big.  I still have many years to go and it’s just been a gigantic quest the whole time.  I have a 5 year old and a 17 year old and four more kids in between.   Guess I’d better keep my seat belt buckled cause I’m going to be…

It Was The Morning After Christmas…

This morning, the morning after Christmas, the first thing on my mind as I sleepily managed to make coffee was to try to find my Bible.  I had slept until 8:30, which is fairly late for me.  In the rush for company coming over for dinner the day before I had probably stashed my Bible…

Candy, Cookies, & Bug Eyes

Going through my computer files looking for some old files, I found many hidden gems!  Just like the old three rolls of 35mm film I just picked up from being developed, I found a ton of pictures I had apparently lost in digital land on my computer. Like any proud mama, I just have to…

Back to Homeschooling

Here are some of my most favorite ideas gathered from various moms on how to celebrate a new homeschooling year.  Try one out this week!  Use the rest this year or plan to use them when things get stale or save them up for next year. 1.  Bake (or buy) a “Back to Homeschool cake”. …

Chillaxin’

Wondering what to do this weekend?  Well, I’d have loved to have made it to church services this morning with my guys, but I am still recuperating from my c-section.  Instead, I’m looking through pics saved on my computer I’d almost forgotten about while sippin’ some hot joe. Looking at these pictures gave me some…