Around here

Around here, we are well into our 4th year of homeschool.  We are studying the Eastern Hemisphere and ‘in’ Japan right now.  As usual, the literature, history and language arts … Continue Reading →

One little word 2016

This last week I have decided that I am not picking ‘a word’…so not only am I not making any resolutions, I am also not picking a word…that was it, … Continue Reading →

One little word

Last year I decided to choose a word…one word that the Holy Spirit had laid on my heart for the new year. My word last year was “OPEN.” It was … Continue Reading →

Back to School

If you have been following our family at all you know that we are entering into our 3rd year of homeschool…seriously?  That’s a bit crazy!  We took a one week … Continue Reading →

Opportunity and Independence

I often feel like being a mom is one of the most wonderful and fulfilling things ever.  I love being home with my kids and homeschooling them has given a … Continue Reading →

Australian Adventure comes to a sweet close

Hello friends, I know that it has been awhile.  Things got a bit crazy while travelling (asthma attack, Sydney driving, visiting friends…you know, the usual stuff!!).  The purpose of our … Continue Reading →

Australian Adventures

We have been in Australia for one week now.  It has definitely surpassed all expectations!!  When we began dreaming about this trip many many months ago it seemed impossible…it was … Continue Reading →

16 years….wow!!

I can’t believe it…we have been married for 16 years today.  What a fun day that was as our families gathered together, a joining of north and south 🙂 and … Continue Reading →

What we are listening to right now….

Something very exciting in our family since we have left Canada….we are a reading family.  I have always enjoyed reading and when our kids were very small we were active … Continue Reading →

The birds and the bees and the baby kittens please!

Warning: graphic sexual language ahead.  Don’t say I didn’t warn you! Two weeks ago something very exciting happened around here…our cat had kittens!  3 adorable little things and our kids … Continue Reading →