In January 2017, we found out we were expecting. I was angry with God that he would allow me to be pregnant. It wasn't my plan. To be honest I didn't know what the next few days held for my marriage. The first couple trimesters were really hard. One evening in the middle of a … Continue reading He is Good even when I don’t see it..
As I said in a previous post, the idea of homeschooling was first planted because my husband was homeschooled until the seventh grade and he loved. Let me start by saying that I don't see myself as the homeschool type. I went to about 10 different elementary school and two high schools (one 4A and … Continue reading Why we decided to homeschool..
I'm working on changing the way I look at things. So often I look at my to-do list and dread what the day might hold and the repetitive things I need to do. It's easy to get lost in the diaper changes, nursing sessions, sibling fights, laundry and everything else that just seem to be … Continue reading Thankfulness in the Repeat
I finally set some goals. I haven’t bothered setting any because.. well life. And honestly it had been just really hard to put any energy to myself and I could see that it was really affecting me. So much of my time and energy was going toward preparing for homeschool and just everyday life. Now … Continue reading Setting Goals for Myself
After a ton of research, a ton of talking and reading a ton of blogs, I finally narrowed down our homeschool focus for the 2018/2019 school year. We have a kindergartener and a preschooler. For kindergarten, our "must get to" subjects are Reading, Handwriting, and Math. Bible time will be done as a family. We … Continue reading 2018 Homeschool Focus
I am so easily attacked when it comes to believing the lies about my body. I went to bed last night upset about the fact that I have cellulite and woke up multiple times in the night with lies just flooding my head. I have never struggled so bad with body image until having kids … Continue reading Negative Body Image
I’m officially a homeschooling mama to a kindergartener and my son who is doing pre-k! I can’t even believe they are old enough for school! I remember when my husband and I were first married we talked about how we would consider it when it was time. Then it was January 2018 and we realized … Continue reading So We’re Homeschooling..