Christmas can be a time of excitement, fun and happiness, but it can also be busy and stressful. There are cards to mail, presents to wrap, food to cook, places to go, things to clean...and the list goes on and on. To help reduce some of that stress and chaos, try these 7 tips to help make Christmas a little bit easier this year: 1.Make your Christmas cookies ahead of time I love this tip, ... Read More about 7 Tips for Making Christmas Easier
Today was not the day for homeschool I guess! Both kiddos were out of sorts today and we were not getting that much accomplished. It happens sometimes and I used to get upset when the day was going bad and we were not doing the things we needed to do, but I am learning to just go with the flow on days like these. That is hard for me to do as I prefer lists and schedules to spontaneity, but I am ... Read More about Making a yummy snack…and memories
Halloween has never been my favorite holiday, but after having children it has become much more enjoyable. Today we had a Halloween themed lunch and the kids, well mostly my daughter, loved it! We had mummies (hot dogs wrapped in crescent rolls), witches broomsticks (half of a string cheese stick on a thin straw), ghost cups with yogurt, banana ghost, pumpkin bags (cheese puffs in a sandwich ... Read More about Happy Halloween!
I am so excited, and a bit nervous, to be writing my first blog post. I have read dozens of blogs from other people, but never done one of my own...until now! I am a Christian homeschooling mommy to two amazing children and I look forward to sharing all of our adventures, both good and bad, with you all! I hope that this blog inspires and encourages you, as well as provides some humor and ... Read More about My very first blog post!