The schedule

When I was younger I always had a schedule or plan. As a junior high and high school student, I would always figure out how to work ahead so as to finish the semester as soon as possible (one of the perks of being taught at home...). I enjoyed the challenge of doing a little … Continue reading The schedule

House Tour: Ranger’s Room

Ranger's room was the first to gain any semblance of being put together. His room is in the back left corner of the house. It is bright and cheerful and you can't hear the doorbell when the door is shut and the fan is on. It's perfect. Here are a few pictures of it when … Continue reading House Tour: Ranger’s Room

Day 20: Homier Home = Curtains!

I have ao enjoyed my neater arrangement in my entry-way. It feels good to be rid of all the empty boxes and to have a bit more freedom in our space there. I feel so much better upon walking in to my house when the first glance in is more pleasant and welcoming. Today I … Continue reading Day 20: Homier Home = Curtains!

31 days to Focus and Refresh: Day 1: Box Hoarder Extraordinaire!

(This is a part of 31 days to Focus and Refresh a blog series my mom, sister and I are hosting as we spend 31 minutes a day improving our hearts, homes, and habits in the month of October.We would love your company!) Today my 31 minutes of productivity turned into more than an hour … Continue reading 31 days to Focus and Refresh: Day 1: Box Hoarder Extraordinaire!

Reality sets in hard.

It's amazing how hard it is to get anything done when you have a little baby. I have a sneaking suspicion that just housework would be quite doable. But trying to throw schoolwork on top of everything else makes for difficult times and a tired momma. I'm wondering how I'll be able to do this … Continue reading Reality sets in hard.

April Goals

The beginning of the month seems like a good time to set some new and necessary goals. These goals will let me get back my normal activity level more quickly, be more healthy and juggle the life of mom, wife and student more effectively. Here's what I have: Take a nap everyday even if I … Continue reading April Goals

Quotes and Links – February

The parent’s part is to train them for life, to send them out of the home ready for whatever duty or mission God may have ready for them….What we want to do with our children is not merely to control them and keep them in order, but to implant true principles deep in their hearts … Continue reading Quotes and Links – February

ALL the things!

Happy President's Day! Although I question it's status as a legitimate holiday I am quite appreciating its existence this year. My chance to complete everything possible before our little guy has been built right into the school calender! How convenient! So today is the day for All the things! (If you're curious as to the … Continue reading ALL the things!