A Fun Field Trip & Meeting New Friends

So, last week we had a fun day of meeting some fellow-homeschooling instagram friends IRL! SUPER FUN! It was so much fun to get together with several other homeschool moms and kids in our area, that we had never met before, and just hang out, have fun, learn a little, & even enjoy a little picnic lunch. What a blessing! The kids really enjoyed it too. Hopefully we will be doing it again soon!   Our fearless leader was the {Read More}

Fall Fun!

It’s been super quiet around the blog lately – but not so in real life!  Fall seems to always be one of our busiest times of year.  School is in full swing, the start of extra-curricular activities, fun fall field trips, 3 birthdays coming up, a retreat in my near future, cake decorating, trying to find time to make things for my upcoming craft sale, just to mention SOME of it – and well….you can see why blogging sometimes falls {Read More}

Beware of Wolves

I am mad.  SO mad.  I don’t usually blog when I am mad.  But then again, I don’t usually get this mad!  And hey, if I am going to be real on my blog…I need to post about times when I am mad, and not just happy shiny times!! Of course, I wont be sharing all of the details of why I am mad, because that really isn’t important. I just want to vent a teensy, tiny bit. Basically, I {Read More}

Sleeping Angel Contest update

   Well, it is with deep sorrow that I bring you the disheartening news that my photo of Zoe sleeping did not make it into the 20 finalists in the 5 Minutes for Mom contest.  🙁   After crying for hours upon hours, I am finally over it! Ok, so not really, I am totally kidding! BUT my GREAT friend Erica’s photo DID make it to the finalists!!!  Yay!  Please hop on over and check it out and vote for {Read More}

Girl’s Weekend!

I just got home from a wonderful girl’s weekend with great friends!  All I can say is, WOW!  I had such a wonderful time!  Here are some photos from our fun weekend, on my friend Erica’s blog.  Thank you so much Erica & to all of our husbands for enabling us to have this great time away together!  It was so refreshing, such a blessing, and appreciated beyond belief!

Calling All Homeschooling Moms!

     My friend Tiany over at Less of Me~More of Him has just started a new Homeschool Online Community called The Homeschool Lounge.  I have just joined, and haven’t spent a lot of time there yet, just browsed around some, but it looks amazing.  I can’t believe she has done something this huge.  Here is a brief excerpt explaining what it is about…   “About a year ago I envisioned a place for ALL homeschool moms to connect, to share ideas, {Read More}

Wordless Wednesday ~ Christmas 2007 Photo Wrap-Up

Imperishable Beauty

   I wanted to take a moment to tell you about this amazing new store!  My good friend Proverbs31 from Bringing Good Home has just started this new store, which you can also read about here and here.     In her store, she has faith-based jewlery for little girls.  I love this idea she has come up with!  Here is a message from her site to give you a better idea of what her store is all about: My little girls {Read More}

Nice Matters…

    Thank you to my friend “IRL” (in real life), Proverbs 31 from Bringing Good Home for awarding me this sweet “Nice Matters Award!”  It was so kind of her to think of me!  I think she is very nice too!!  Now I get to pass it on to 7 other bloggers that I think are really nice!  Awww, can you feel the love? Ok, here’s the deal:  “This award is for those bloggers who are nice people; good blog friends {Read More}

Happy Birthday!

  HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MY FRIEND KRISTI ~ I LOVE YOU AND WILL MISS YOU!!!   “Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, and into an inheritance that can never perish, spoil or fade—kept in heaven for you, who through faith are shielded by God’s power until the coming of the salvation that {Read More}