Archive for June, 2010

From Outside the Frame

Friday, June 4th, 2010

James and I are off to visit with my family again! My mom flies in on Friday and my sister flew in late Wednesday night. We’re going to be pretty busy over the next few weeks, but I will check in once in awhile. So, check out these links and let me know if you […]


Thursday, June 3rd, 2010

Lee passed his 3 tests to get his CDL permit. So next week, he’ll be able to drive on the road during school! I’m so proud of him. I’m still praying that things will change by his graduation in December so we can all 3 be there together!

Download N go Unit Studies~Review

Thursday, June 3rd, 2010

I received the opportunity from Litfuse publicity to review the Download N Go unit studies from Amanda Bennett and The Old Schoolhouse. The Download N Go studies are named that because they’re  ready to go. I got to review Whales Tales and Davy Crockett. They are a combination of unit studies and lapbooking. They look […]

Tellin’ the Truth Wednesday/Thursday OOPS!

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

Oops—I forgot to post this on Tuesday. I’ve been so busy getting the house ready for my mother to visit! I’ve also been doing a lot of projects in the garden and I don’t know what else. Anyway, I forgot. I have given up Nutra Sweet. I know it’s not good for me and I’ve […]

Works for Me~Basement Appliances Tip

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

My brother and sister in law bought their first house right before Christmas last year. When we went down to meet the baby in January, my brother showed us all around. The former owners wrote in permanent marker on the furnace and hot water heater. They just wrote a quick note when the appliance was […]

I’m Out Back…

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

I’ve been working outside in the garden this past week & weekend. I planted my veggies– Purple Prudens heirloom tomato Bush cucumber Carrots–free organic seeds Spinach–same as above! Garlic–free bulbs at the Farmer’s Market Butter crunch heirloom lettuce–from my lettuce last year Purple heirloom beans–from my beans last year 4 different kinds of basil–I like […]

Works of God

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

Does anyone have any blessings? I’m thankful that my family is coming for a visit at the end of this week. I’m thankful that I got my garden planted. James and I are working on a side flower garden this summer. We’ve been puttering out there this weekend and it’s shaping up. I’m thankful that […]