I started the my Perfecting Preschool series back in 2013. I had a list of posts I wanted to tackle based on what we were doing for the year with my then preschool boys. The Rules post is where it all went awry. I had planned to make my own wall-hanging set of family rules […]
Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD. My prayer this Fourth of July and always is that it would be so. I hope you have a happy Fourth.
VBS was fun a few weeks back and my boys loved the mountain they put on the stage and the story about Moses’ life. They came inside from playing out in the yard this week and held out the “TEN COMMANDMENTS” for me to inspect. They were so proud of themselves. They had made them […]
Gardening is one of those things that either grows on you, or it doesn’t. For me, growing a garden has been a slow process… partly because I am an air-condition loving hermit in the summer if I can get away with it … and because I live in one of the hottest places this side […]
Contemporary Austin – Laguna Gloria Museum is on the US National Register of Historic Places. It was built on land that was originally owned by Stephen F. Austin (whose name was taken for the Capital of Texas). The beautiful Italian inspired “villa” on the site was built later on by Clara Driscoll and her husband […]
I remember what it was liking starting out with homeschooling back in 2001. I had that crazy eyed look of a mom frantic to find out all the things… and to figure out a way to WIN at homeschooling. Homeschooling, like life, is a long journey, though. It is not a sprint, it’s a marathon. […]
I have been a lot more cheaty this year with my diet. I will admit. I was on a long binge with Simple Mills cookies, which are pretty “good for you” and gluten free with lower amounts of sugar, but they changed their recipe or something (just in time for me to quit sneaking them). […]