Human Christmas Trees, Elves and Books : 7 Quick Takes and the Homeschooling Mother’s Journal

1. In my life this week… I need a breather. Phew. It’s been crazy busy, leading up to Christmas. I’m glad that I’m taking a break next week. 2. Places we’re going and people we’re seeing… It’s busy busy busy around here. Rachel went with Daddy to see A Fairy Tale Christmas last week. This […]

It’s Baptism Time! 7 Quick Takes and Homeschool Mother’s Journal

— 1 — In my life this week… It’s Baptism day! IT’S BAPTISM DAY! Can you tell I’m a little excited? We were on tap to have Maeve baptized back in the summer, but she got sick suddenly, and we had to postpone. We’re back on schedule today, with my favorite priest in the whole […]

Date Night and the Rodeo: 7 Quick Takes

Random thoughts? Have a theme? Somewhere in between? Spill your brain, with 7 Quick Takes! (I’m considering this my homeschool wrap up of the week, too!) Here we go …. — 1 — Helpful homeschooling tips or advice to share Stick to your guns. I’m a bit of a bluffer when it comes to discipline […]

Pulling at My Heart: 7 Quick Takes and A Homeschool Mother’s Journal

— 1 — I’m reading … Wonder what caused me to cry big, fat, messy tears late at night while nursing the baby? This gem. Rachael’s personality sounds so very similar to my own that I cringed reading her story. I heard her speak at the 2:1 Conference and was reminded that my path in […]

A Homeschool Mother’s Journal in 7 Quick Takes

In my ‘combine everything as much as possible’ style, I’m linking up to iHN’s Homeschool Mother’s Journal AND 7 Quick Takes this morning. Who said multitasking wasn’t helpful! — 1 — In our homeschool this week …. we’ve been doing a lot of reading. My husband is a master of picking out books from the […]