One Year Ago Today… Noel

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One year ago today, I endured my second miscarriage. The first occurred on August 20th, a mere 4 months prior. This baby was our “rainbow baby.” We excitedly announced our happy news with our friends and family on Thanksgiving Day. Post by Sherri Barth.   On December 16th, I joined…

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Pain, pain go away!

Back around the end of June, beginning of July, we spent some time visiting family up in Virginia. We had a great time and got back home a coupla days after the 4th. During that first week back home, I began experiencing this strange pain in my back, up between…

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Blogging anxiety…

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Why does this view fill me with such anxiety??? We’re gearing up for that start of another year homeschooling and looking back over my blog, I realized that I’ve only written TEN blog posts (including this one) over the course of the past year?! This from a blogger who posted…

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The 2:1 Conference and Me

It’s been about a week and a half since I left my “blogging family” at the 2:1 Conference behind. Seriously. That’s how I feel about them. I won my ticket to the very first 2:1 Conference and attended it with a mix of excitement and trepidation back in April of…

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The One Where I Learn More Than the Kids

I’ve been a Christian for 19 years now. {Wow I just felt old when I wrote that…} And in that 19 years, despite spells where I meandered away from my focus on God, I have maintained a fervent interest in learning all that I can about my God, my Savior,…

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No Signs of a Slow Down

Being “too busy to blog” is apparently my new season in this life. So I’ve made the decision to set aside a time to write every. day. I don’t know that I’ll post everything I write… but it should definitely make for more material for me to work with. This month…

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What is it that they say…

…about the best laid plans??? Yeah I laid ’em down… catching up on some blogging… catching up on some grading of math work… putting away the last vestiges of our Christmas/winter decorations…  but of course my incredibly giving children decided to share with me a bit of what they’d been suffering…

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A Quick Trip Back in Time…

For starters, I apologize to you guys for the delay in posting… In spite of Danny’s job loss, we have been unusually busy. Lawrie’s playing baseball {courtesy of his Grandparents & Aunt Nikkie,) Sam’s been taking Archery lessons {courtesy of Aunt Shelly, } and we decided to participate in 2…

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10 Things You Should Know About Me…

Later this week, I have the undeserved privilege of attending the Titus 2:1 Conference in Sterling, VA. I am so looking forward to this time of getting to sit in the presence of and soak up the wisdom of other Christian, homeschooling Mom bloggers that have been where I am and…

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