“Sit over here!” My daughter directed me. “Now turn this way, no no, like this!” I tried my best to do as she told me, then watched as she lifted her camera up to her eye. It was an old film camera I bought years ago at a thrift store, either as a photo prop… read the rest.
“Hey, are you suppose to bring a date to the wedding or am I not invited or what?” I asked my husband as he told me his plans to attend a co-worker’s wedding last weekend. It was a couple days before the event and he had never mentioned bringing me with him. “Do you want… read the rest.
I first saw a trailer for Queen of Katwe months ago on Facebook and knew I’d be going to see it. I didn’t know what it was going to be about but it had me at hello. The beautiful African scenes and the emotion and love between a mother and daughter… Oh, and the fact that… read the rest.
When I get into conversations with people about how homeschooling is going so far, inevitably the question about how long I plan to do this comes up. I’d love to be able to confidently say we are going to do this through middle school, or even high school, but in all honesty I plan to… read the rest.
The movie I’ve been stalking for years is finally just around the corner. I first told you about Moana more than a year and a half ago back when Disney had a 2017 release date planned. Now new movie trailers are beginning to fill our Facebook news feeds and commercial breaks. From the first piece… read the rest.
I love taking a walk down memory lane and seeing the crazy things I used to say on this here blog. Oh man, if I could time travel–Wait, I think I wrote about that already. But really, if I could go back in time at this very moment to the day I was writing these… read the rest.
“Do you remember the first game we went to?” I asked my husband casually as we were getting the kids ready for bed. “The first game when we were married?” He asked for clarification but kept going before I could answer. “It was BYU vs Tulsa game, we won by a lot. And that was… read the rest.
People have been asking me here and there how homeschooling is going. So I figured I should just write it all out it in a candid post. A lot of my shares here lately have been showing bits and pieces of our journey thus far. Learning outside, learning at the mall, and finding our community,… read the rest.
Spending quality time as a family is something I treasure, and so important to my happiness. Actually I can see how it affects my whole family’s mood when we’re giving each other our focused love and attention. My babies are only going to be little for so long and I am obsessed with absorbing this… read the rest.
I know spending time outdoors is so important. Especially for children. Yet despite that awareness, it’s still sometimes hard for me to make it happen. I’m either bored standing out side while they play, too hot, or find myself with “better” or “more important” things to do. But then I slow down and think about… read the rest.
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