You’re Doing It Wrong.

You’re Doing It Wrong.

I recently realized something. I didn’t notice before because, generally speaking, I believe I live in a musical wherein I am the lead (with the best voice), and everything is amazing and the so-called “strangers” around me at the gas station or the...
Five Favorite Books

Five Favorite Books

I am going to share with you five of my favorite books.  I do so with trepidation.  It’s like sharing part of my heart with you–and what if you think, “Ick.  I did not like that book.  What was she thinking?”  But, I will take the chance. -1-...
Making History

Making History

I am making history. And, I am not going to stop. No, I am going to keep going. It’s hard sometimes to be a history-maker when I am in the middle of history. If only I had the benefit of being able to step out of time and go in the future and be able to see my...
Five Things I’ve Learned About Homeschooling

Five Things I’ve Learned About Homeschooling

It’s so nice to be old. I hardly remember when I was a fresh homeschool mom, and I am so glad that’s behind me, now. My youngest children are so lucky. They don’t have to deal with a very stressed out, slightly obsessed with curriculum fairs and...
The Death of Winter

The Death of Winter

It’s been unseasonably warmish here this February. The other day the kids wanted to eat popsicles outside. Okay, it’s not that warm, but whenever my kids see a patch of blue sky and sunshine, if the temperature is above 40 in February, it’s summer to...