Rationalization vs Right Choices

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I’m alive! I’m alive! I know you were wondering. There have been a lot of things going on in my hive that needed my attention; and much more that needs my attention which I haven’t attended to as of yet. As I write this little bloggy note to you, I’m wondering why Santa just can’t […]

The Big List of Lunch Ideas

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Are you ever stumped on what to make for lunch for your homeschool or preschool kids? Homeschoolers do have the advantage because they can eat healthier mom-approved foods at home, and take more time for lunch if they want; but if Mom is frazzled, not prepared, or at a loss for what to make, it […]

Low Tech Menu Planning

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I meet myself coming and going in this busy house with two homeschooled teens and two toddlers bent on world-domination. However, even a family in fast-forward needs to eat. Just because mama is on a diet doesn’t mean the rest of the gang has to suffer. I know my kids were lost that first week […]

Sometimes you gotta let it go… and a Give-Away

Have you ever felt overloaded? Like you were drowning in the millions of things you thought you NEEDED to get accomplished in life? Do you have a super-mom syndrome? I know plenty of homeschool moms (including myself) that would answer any of those above questions with a resounding YES. I am giving away TWO copies […]

Landinvitations of the Seller

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This post was inspired by the book of Lamentations in the Bible. It’s a bible-ish spoof on the woes of trying to sell a house while you are already practically living in another city (as the bank account dwindles). I wrote it in June of 2005 while we were trying to sell our home for […]

Making Your Own Yogurt

If you like Mid-Eastern and Lebanese dishes, you’ll probably need to have plain yogurt on hand to make them. Indian dishes go smashingly with yogurt, and there are numerous yogurt drinks that are popular as well. This link was passed to me by a fellow homeschooling mom. Check it out and let me know how […]