Archive for September, 2016

Wordsmithy by Douglas Wilson~Book Review

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

  Timberdoodle asked me to review this resource and I said of course! First of all, am I the only homeschool mom that feels her heart racing a bit when the Timberdoodle catalog arrives? Oh my! I love looking at that and all the wonderful resources they have pulled together.   Wordsmithy by Douglas Wilson […]

God Bless Us Everyone~Eva Marie Everson~Book Review

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

About the book: Charlene Dixon—called Charlie by family and friends—is devastated at the recent loss of her job.  For the last five years, the twenty-seven-year-old has blossomed as the activities director of an exclusive all-girls school. But when a misunderstanding with the headmistress leads to a pink slip right before the holidays, Charlie packs up […]

This & That Chat

Monday, September 19th, 2016

We have been having lovely weather. Currently James took Nathan outside to play instead of doing school. I am ok with that today. We have a bunch of craziness today and there wasn’t going to be very much schooling completed today anyway. We have to take advantage of these lovely days because the cold weather […]

When He Comes Home

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

When my husband is on his way home there are some things I do for him. We look at our schedule and give him a heads up about things we cannot change. Since he often comes home at short notice, we sometimes have things scheduled we cannot change. We don’t make plans for while he’s […]

Winter Medicine Cabinet

Friday, September 9th, 2016

It’s about time to be sure the wellness supplies are on hand. I was thinking through this today. We always have Calendula ointment–for scrapes and skin issues Dr. Christophers Bone and Tissue –a type of ointment I learned about before my surgery last fall Arnica ointment–for bruises–not open skin Homeopathy tablets for various issues (not […]

Back To School Verse

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

I’ve been praying about a great verse to base our school year on. The other night, I thought of one and then realized it’s a saying not a verse. “To know Him and make Him known” It’s a really excellent sentiment and based in Scripture but I’m back to praying for the right verse for […]