Am I the only one that has a crazy family? I'm hoping the answer is no! Scroll all the way to the bottom for video! We recently took a trip to Target - I seem to visit there quite frequently. I decided to vlog our little car ride, and it showed the complete randomness that is our family. But, as Matt and I were watching the video, we realized how blessed we are to have such a … [Read more...] about Crazy Family Antics and Free mini e-course!
I went to AC Moore this past weekend to look for some yarn. I found some really pretty deep pink yarn that I think will look great on Emma. I was so happy to finally get some yarn to start the Momoka that I am planning on making for Emma. So I sat down to look at the pattern on my computer. Well, first step, i-cord cast on. Hmmm...I don't know how I normally … [Read more...] about knitting and reading
We enjoyed an amazing weekend together as a family this past weekend. What a wonderful thing to be able to sit back and relax, especially with all the heat and humidity. It has been an interesting time, not having a garden this year. I feel like there are things I should be doing; watering the garden, weeding the garden, picking the produce. That isn’t the case though. … [Read more...] about Amazing Summer Weekend
Simple living is something that I am constantly striving for. I want experiences to be at the forefront of our home instead of things. I want to live a debt free life, only using cash to purchase items that we need. I want the food that we eat to be simple, wholesome, whole foods; preferably local and sustainably raised. I want to be a producer, instead of a consumer. … [Read more...] about What is Simple Living?
I absolutely love being a mama. It isn’t something I thought a lot about growing up. I knew eventually I would want to have children, but I didn’t think about it all that much until I got pregnant with my oldest girl. As time has gone on, and we have added number three to the mix, the mommy guilt came full force down on me. I was trying to get dinner ready while … [Read more...] about Mommy Guilt – Parenting is Hard!
There are affiliate links within this post - thank you for supporting my family! Balance. I am constantly thinking about it. How can I balance everything? I want to keep all of the balls in the air at once; make sure that I am personally fulfilled, that my marriage is healthy, my kids are happy, we are eating well and taking care of the earth, all of it is important to … [Read more...] about Balance in Homeschooling