Category Archives: homeschooling

Spiritual warfare, motherhood, and the full armor…

We’ve all seen them- the blogs from fellow Christian moms and housewives promising us  the formula to a better life…how we can keep our homes sparkling clean and always ready for drop by company…how we can stay thin, fit, and youthful whilst … Continue reading

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Talking myself out of this heavy heart…

 Last night we celebrated my home-schooled son’s graduation with a very wonderful ceremony surrounded by friends and family. I left the church feeling overwhelmed with love and so very blessed. It was bittersweet though…. You see, just a few days ago, this … Continue reading

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Monday, Monday…

I like Mondays. No, really, I actually do. Its a chance to start over and reassess the previous week. Which is what I’m doing today. Our homeschooling routine has been a roller coaster of unexpectedness the last couple weeks yet … Continue reading

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Owl project in progress

Along with our regular studies, I’ve managed to squeeze in that owl craft we planned. It needed to dry in between steps, so we will work on it as we can. This week has been challenging with unexpected illness, but … Continue reading

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feeling the need for a change…

I’ve been researching Five In a Row Curriculum for some time now and have decided to take the plunge and try it.Maybe its winter or maybe its just me, but I am growing a little bored with our current core curriculum, Heart … Continue reading

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Doing everything without complaining (even if you have a stomach virus)

I went to bed late last night still struggling under the cramps of an obvious stomach virus. The virus “knocked on my door” after supper last night and left me feeling pretty weak and useless. I woke up this morning … Continue reading

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late start today, but still got so much accomplished

Today was a good homeschool day. Things started out sort of bumpy with us not getting started until later than we’d planned, but we finished all our plans for the day while the babies took an exceptionally long nap. Maybe … Continue reading

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