The Angel Said Do Not Fear Me

This post contains affiliate links – using the affiliate links on this and other pages on my blog helps me keep my site going and our homeschool running happily – We Thank You!   My daughter loves angels. There are loads of reasons for this but the upshot is that she has thought and …

M is for Monday Morning

‘M is for Monday Morning’ is Week 13 of Blogging Through the Alphabet 26 Keys to My Happy Marriage. Morning, specifically Monday morning, is a special time for us. We start before the sun peeks into our window, continue through a few cups of piping coffee, and don’t stop until …

5 Days of Homeschooling Twins

A Blog Hop About Homeschooling, and Mine Is All About Twins! Homeschooling twins can take you right back to those first few months when you got no sleep, spent all your time scrambling to keep up with the laundry, and wondered how you would ever do it. But you did …

Enough is Enough, I Hope

Enough Have you ever had enough? I ask myself many times each day, “is this enough? Am I doing enough to help my husband? He goes to work evey day and works as hard as he can to provide for the kids and I. Do I do enough to support …

A Typical Day

A Peek Into Our Typical Day A typical day in our homeschool is never the same. Or typical. The kids wake each morning with new ideas and plans. The only constant is the rough framework that overlays our day. We Schedule Using Blocks After trying many different options for making …

The Source of Pride

Pride I have been doing a lot of soul searching about the concept of pride over the last couple of years. What really is pride and why do people not recognize it in the heat of the moment? And what is the source of pride? I think that pride is …

L is for Lowing

‘L is for Lowing’ is Week 12 of Blogging Through the Alphabet 26 Keys to My Happy Marriage. I bet you were thinking this morning that given the letter of this week is L and that I am writing about marriage, this post was definitely going to be something like …

Illuminating the Bible with a Story

Illuminating the Bible with a Stoy – A Review of Shepherd, Potter, Spy–and the Star Namer I was fortunate to get the opportunity to review Shepherd, Potter, Spy–and the Star Namer, a book by Peggy Consolver – Author. The book is filled with vivid descriptions that draw a detailed portrait …