With our school year starting in August this year, the latest I've ever started it, I wanted to take the time to share what we plan to use for each of our kids. As in many homeschools, we have changed from some of the publishers we used in previous years and are trying to see… Continue reading Our 2018-2019 Curriculum Choices
I have to start this post with some honesty. I like meal plans, but I don't like meal planning. And I may have a meal plan prepared for my family, but it is hard to get them to go along with it every single day. This includes my husband, who will make a special request… Continue reading The Homeschool Cafeteria
For this upcoming school year, I started planning back in late April, early May. I purchased all of my kids' textbooks ahead of time and I am done with our lesson plan for at least the first nine weeks. (Most of it is done for the entire year!) With baby 5 on the way, I… Continue reading Our 2018-1019 School Schedule
A few weeks ago I spoke about a meat sauce that I make and freeze for easy meals on busy days. I put it in either lasagna, baked spaghetti, or just over pasta. It's just a simple thaw and use meal that can help make a chaotic to make more sense. I must make one… Continue reading Mama’s Meat Sauce
So I have been M.I.A. for a little while and truly have been intending to get a few post up these last few weeks, but I try to keep my priorities straight and know that this does not come first for me. I like coming and clearing my thoughts, sharing my hopes, dreams, and even… Continue reading My Growing Journey
In this season of my life, I have been having a very difficult time with getting dinner on the table. I am fine until the evenings when I get "morning sickness" and out of energy. I just am not any good for anything by this point. It would be nice to be able to just… Continue reading What’s for Dinner?
Around this time last year, we had been blessed with a beautiful baby girl. She is highly energetic, goofy, inquisitive, and our cuddle-bug! She has had a wonderful impact on our family dynamics a.k.a. the siblings, as each of them looks forward to helping with her. She started walking at 11 months old, looks forward… Continue reading Here We Go Again!