Let’s be honest

I had great intentions of becoming a successful blogger. I thought I would have plenty of time to homeschool, blog, work part-time at home, build … Continue Reading

2018-2019 Homeschool Curriculum Choices

I’ve been meaning to write this post for quite some time now and I believe it is better late than never. Come join in on the curriculum fun and see what we’ve chose for the new school year!!   It is that time of year again where we homeschool moms are prepping all homeschool material … Continue Reading

Southern Tomato Pie Recipe

It’s the middle of summer and if you have a garden you are starting to see your veggies are ready to pick! Garden fresh veggies are absolutely better and tastier than what you buy at the grocery store. One thing we most certainly grow every year is tomatoes. My husband has a thing where he … Continue Reading

CC Tools for Tutors

Tutoring a Classical Conversations class is a huge blessing on you, the parents, and the children. Tutoring not only equips you to teach your own children more effectively, but it also furthers your education in the classical model. The memory work in itself is enough. Sometimes that is a hard concept to grasp. Regardless of … Continue Reading

Simple Ways to Present New Grammar

I’ve been a Classical Conversations tutor for 1 year going on my second! I can honestly say it has been a learning experience and I absolutely love it! It helps that I have a wonderful CC Community and the students never had behavioral issues. I learned the hard way in the beginning when I would … Continue Reading

The Farmhouse Diaries, Part 2

It has been one WHOLE year since we broke ground on our forever farmhouse home so I think it is more than appropriate to share many updates and exciting progress with our house. No, it isn’t finished yet. but I try to keep in mind we aren’t building a spec home. We are building a … Continue Reading

The Farmhouse Diaries, Part 1

In 2012 I was expecting my 2nd child and we were living with my In-Laws while we were renovating the SMALL house next door. I was due in September and we started the project in July! We quickly finished renovating a week before she was born and a day before my son’s 3rd birthday. We … Continue Reading

Summer Goal Planning

SUMMER IS HERE!!!! Raise your hand if your excited about the warmer weather and more time spent outdoors!!! ME, ME ,ME! I just spent the most wonderful day outside. There was no humidity and the wind was blowing and it was so enjoyable!! I know Summer will continue to get hotter and hotter but today … Continue Reading

Hope for the Mundane Mom

Moms, Working moms, stay at home moms, retired moms, work at home moms, homeschool moms and moms to be, we are all alike in that we have the same tasks we must get done every week or every day. These tasks are considered mundane and really NO FUN but they are inevitably going to get … Continue Reading

How to Get Started Homeschooling

I’m sure by now you’ve asked the question “Why Do You Homeschool?” to several homeschool moms and have really been inspired! No matter the reason for your decision to homeschool you have made a wonderful decision. Getting started homeschooling is actually quite easy. The journey of homeschooling is not so easy, but I will share … Continue Reading