It’s hard not to be insulted sometimes. I was speaking to an adoption practitioner recently and she asked me why I thought it was a good idea that a black orphan from Haiti should join our family to compete with 6 white siblings. “What for? You have 6 already ?” She asked.” Someone might think… Continue reading The Power of Siblings
So I took an online survey a couple of days ago. I wasn’t really sure what my homeschooling label was so I took the test to figure it out. Well, The survey result said that I was an unschooler. Ok, no offence to unschoolers because that’s totally cool if that’s your style but that’s Not… Continue reading Unschooler? Me?
Hey friends! Here we are live streaming church from 🇨🇦. What a blessing to be able to follow whats going on back home and feel like we haven’t missed out on anything. We usually do home church if we are going to miss church service. Sometimes it’s a lot of work gather our own work… Continue reading Live Streaming Church
Some homeschoolers take their books with them on vacation and some don't. I feel like there are a lot of hours in a day and knowing that the morning weather is a little chilly in the morning here we felt like this was a good way to pass the time and stay caught up in… Continue reading School At The Pool
There is something so sweet and special about a genuine love from the Father. I can see it in my children's faces when they get a warm scruffy kiss from daddy or tossed into the pool for fun or told that something they just attempted was really dumb. Yes, our children can attempt dumb things… Continue reading The Love Of A Father
I meet the end of fall dreading winter and snow and endless grey days shut in with nowhere to go and a pile of kids with energy to burn. I don't know when exactly it got really bad but it did and every winter I start thinking about how I can escape and feel alive… Continue reading Break From My White Straitjacket
Hey folks😋. Here is my version of a well loved classic. I made this the way I thought would blend well, using ingredients my family loves. I wanted to share it with you because sometimes it's so hard to throw together a healthy large family meal that's kid friendly in under 20 minutes. My main… Continue reading Best Taco Salad Ever🥗 (Recipe)
Maybe not the weirdest post ever written by a homeschooling Mom, but definitely one with purpose. If you've ever been to the home of a large family you may have noticed that there is a lot of pots and dishes being used and washed all the time. I never felt that we had the time… Continue reading Best Dish Rack Ever (My Gift💝To You)
Due Dates come and go around here all the time, yet they mostly go by unnoticed by everyone except myself, my sweet hubby, and maybe a dear friend that I mention it to. I hurt. I hurt because of my child gone, a dream interrupted, a vision altered by yet another miscarriage. 9 miscarriages have left… Continue reading Due Dates
Lets get REAL. Over the course of the Holidays I found myself in stores more than usual, which is pretty understandable. While buying gifts for my kids and husband, certain topics seemed to arise between myself and whoever the sales clerk happened to be that day. They would often ask leading questions to see if… Continue reading Do you have kids?Lose Yourself.