This is my Home, This is my School

I just wanted to share this sweet book that we got from the library yesterday. It is written and illustrated by someone who was homeschooled and talks about the fact that when we home school, we are always learning and the world is our classroom. The illustrations are so sweet and a little chaotic, which of course had me feeling like it was a glimpse … Continue reading This is my Home, This is my School

Want to do a Bible study?

So, chaos. Folks, it is just everywhere around me these days and I am working hard to embrace it. We had an amazing summer. Truly, the best one we’ve ever had as a family, I think. Some combination of our new home,   the garden, the chickens (we love having chickens!), the lake nearby, and the ages of our kids just made it a magical time … Continue reading Want to do a Bible study?


I wouldn’t say I’m a dog lover, exactly, though I’ve always preferred dogs to cats.  I am a dog liker. They’re nice and all, but for the most part, I don’t go out of my way for them. Meet Blarney, our goldendoodle, whose fifth birthday is today. If you’ve read some of our story, then you know that we had twin daughters who died five years ago. … Continue reading Blarney