Monday Meanderings ~ August 31, 2009

Well, it’s been an eternity since I last made a Monday Meanderings post!  (June 1st to be exact!)  How does that happen?!  No, actually I wasn’t sure if I was going to continue it, but decided it is a good thing for me to do!!  I need a plan!  So, a lot has changed in the past 3 months.  We are now in the swing of a new school year, and life is busy as always! Here is the plan {Read More}

Summertime

   I know my blog has been pretty quiet lately.  We are just enjoying the  summer!  I plan on our summer break being pretty short this year, so I am trying to fit a lot of fun into a short amount of time.  Our school year ended June 12th, and I plan to start our new school year back up on August 3rd.  I want to start a month earlier than usual so that hopefully I can plan some extra breaks throughout {Read More}

Weekly Plan & MPM ~ November 17, 2008!!!!!

       Wow!  That was a lot of exclamations!  I am just so excited to finally be back to writing my normal Monday post.  As I explained in my previous post, I have been MIA for a little while!    Anywho, it is nice to be back to writing out my schedule and menu plan for the week.  Here is our plan for this week… 1.  Bible Study – I am currently finishing up my study of Romans for my quiet times.  {Read More}

Helpful Tips

   Would you love to learn of a way to keep your home clean in just 19 minutes a day?  Check out this helpful article from Shine by Yahoo!         Also a friend passed on this site to me, and I thought it would be helpful to other homeschool families.  It is a site that posts new homeschool freebies daily including many interesting ebooks.    Enjoy!

Monday Meanderings & MPM ~ September 29, 2008

     Welcome to another week of planning in our home!   This week is going to be a full, busy, but very fun week!  I am SO thankful Trevor is feeling better now!  He was sick most of the week last week 🙁  Now, I am praying that Zoe doesn’t get it too! Here is the plan for the week… 1.  Bible Study –  I am hunting my Daily Bible.  If I find it, I am going to pick up on the date {Read More}

Monday Meanderings & MPM ~ September 15, 2008

   Welcome to another week of planning in our home!   I had a great time at the womens retreat this past weekend and I will be writing a post to tell you all about it very soon!  I learned so much, and can’t wait to share it all with you!  Here is the plan for the week… 1.  Bible Study –  This week I am reading/studying Proverbs 25-31 Our Church Scripture memorization for this week is:  “And when Jesus was baptized, immediately we went up {Read More}

Monday Meanderings & MPM ~ September 8, 2008

    Welcome to another week of planning in our home!   We are full swing into our school year.  Today we begin our second week of school.  This past week went wonderfully and we are ALL having a great time and learning so much!  Here is the plan for the week… 1.  Bible Study –  This week I am reading/studying Proverbs 20-24 (I took a short detour and studied some other passages of the Bible, but I am back now in Proverbs! Our Church Scripture {Read More}

Monday Meanderings & MPM ~ August 25, 2008

    Welcome to another week of planning in our home!   For us, this is our last week of summer!  The kids and I will be starting our 08-09 homeschool year next Monday!  It is bittersweet!  We hate to say goodbye to the summer, but are thrilled to get started in another year of school!! Here is the plan for the week… 1.  Bible Study –  This week I am reading/studying Proverbs 16-21 Our Church Scripture memorization for this week is:     “All we like {Read More}

Monday Meanderings & MPM ~ August 18, 2008

    Welcome to another week of planning in our home!   Here is the plan for the week… 1.  Bible Study –  This week I am reading/studying Proverbs 12-16 3.  Our Church Scripture memorization for this week is:  2.  “Must Do List“   This week I “Must” Stick to my daily schedule – as God allows! Finish organizing school room (nearly finished – yay!) Read chapter 6in Shopping For Time, answer study questions, and go to Thursday study List stuff on Ebay and Craigs List Finish Scheduling for {Read More}

Monday Meanderings & MPM ~ August 11, 2008

    Welcome to another week of planning in our home!  It has been a long time since I have done this Monday post because the summer has just been so busy!  Now we are on the home stretch and getting close to starting another year of homeschool! Here is the plan for the week… 1.  Bible Study –  This week I am reading/studying Proverbs 8 – 12 3.  Our Church Scripture memorization for this week is:  2.  “Must Do List“   This week I “Must” Stick {Read More}

Routines for Young Children (Pre-Readers)

   I have created a couple new charts for my kids, to help keep them on track in the mornings and evenings.  I think this is a great way to give them a little more independence over getting themselves ready.  My kids are 5 & 3.  My five year old is pretty good about sticking to his routines, but still gets off track at times.  My 3 year old does some of her morning routine independently but still relies on {Read More}

Are You Going on Vacation This Summer?

   We will be going on vacation soon.  I came across this awesome list of getting organized/ready before going away on vacation at the Fly Lady’s website, and thought I’d share it with you!  Have a great July 4th weekend!! Fly Lady’s Vacation Packing and Planning List

Priorities and the Home

   One of my biggest struggles in life is priorities.  Just ask my husband.   When we pray together at night and he asks what areas of my life I need prayer in, the one constant request I have (and have had for years) is that God would keep my priorities in line.  It would be nice if one day I could say, “you know, I really don’t need prayer for my priorities anymore!”  But I believe this is just one (of the many) areas of {Read More}

Monday Meanderings & MPM ~ June 30, 2008

     Welcome to another week of planning in our home!  We have been enjoying our summer so far, how about you?  How about July 4th…any big plans?  We will be making our annual visit to my hometown to enjoy the festivities and fireworks.    Here is the plan for this week… 1.  Bible Study –  This week I am reading/studying Psalms 144-148    Our Church Scripture memorization for this week is: “And whoever does not take his cross and follow me is not {Read More}

Monday Meanderings & MPM ~ June 23, 2008

     Welcome to another week of what’s going on in our home! 😉      This past week was busy as usual, but fun! And now, here is the plan for this week!    1.  Bible Study –  This week I am reading/studying Psalms 140-146.    Our Church Scripture memorization for this week is: “The words of a wise man’s mouth win him favor, but the lips of a fool consume him.” Ecclesiastes 10:12 2.  “Must Do List“   This week I “Must” Stick to my daily schedule – {Read More}