Classical Conversations Goodbye

Classical Conversations Goodbye

Our family will be leaving CC for the next two years. This came about through much prayer.  My husband is being stationed overseas for the next 2 years.  Due to health concerns of our daughter and my dad’s poor health, our family decided (in true homeschool fashion:...
Engineering & Physics Unit Study

Engineering & Physics Unit Study

During my the last few weeks, I have been finalizing my dissertation. To ease my homeschooling load, I allowed my children to develop their own unit studies without regard to grade level of books or activities. This time was to enjoy learning, explore interests,...

Coco-nutty Shakeology

  I tend to play with my Chocolate Shakeology more often than my other flavors because it is so versatile.  In my lastest concoction, I added coconut butter, almond butter, coconut milk, chia seeds, and flax seeds. To purchase Shakeology: Follow this link, then click...

Nutty Shakeology Energy Balls

  The other day we were watching Tony Horton on YouTube.  He made some Shakeology Energy Balls (https://youtu.be/TaiGOauJsMU).  I decided to revamp his recipe for my kids’ soccer games.  My kids love nuts and dried cranberries! To purchase Shakeology, follow...
Miracles Do Happen

Miracles Do Happen

Today marks 12 years that we experienced a miracle that many doctors said would never happen. I gave birth to my first, and supposedly would be only, child. A wonderful baby boy, my dad nicknamed Might Man. We know God still works miracles. We experienced it. We had...
New Year’s Resolution

New Year’s Resolution

It seems like we all make resolutions at the beginning of the year. Our intentions for these resolutions and changes are the best, but somewhere along the way we lose our focus and motivation. Life gets busy and we stop pursuing our goals. Which begs the question,...
Clean Eating Desserts for Kids

Clean Eating Desserts for Kids

Perhaps the hardest part of being a parent in America, or the first-world for that matter, is getting children to eat healthy.  There is a constant assault on kids from advertisers with bright colors, cartoon characters, and celebrities to attract their attention to...

Chore Chart

One of my most active pins on Pinterest is to an old blog site.  I have decided to recreate the chore chart for that pin.  It is now a downloadable PDF File.  The chores are listed in order by how often they are to be done: daily, 2-4 times a week, weekly, or...