Our Favorite Math Curriculum

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My oldest is starting third grade and in the few years we’ve been homeschooling, we’ve tried several different math curricula.  I was never a big fan of math as a child and never thought I was good at it–until I got to college.  While in college and taking courses on elementary math for teachers, I […]

Answering the Call

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It’s been a while since I’ve given an update on our family.  We’ve been through some really happy times and some really sad times in the past year and I wanted to share with you, my readers, a little piece of our story.  You see, over the past few months, I’ve learned a lot about […]

#OptionsInBirth

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8 years ago, I was a first time mom. Feeling confident, but unsure of myself. A doctor told me my daughter was in danger when she wasn’t.  He lied to manipulate my birth. He took away my #optionsinbirth. Share your story using the hashtag #optionsinbirth to be part of the change! Women want to be […]

Life with Four

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I haven’t posted here in a while and while I’d love to say that I’m back, I should probably be honest. Our fourth baby has arrived and I can count the number of times I’ve been able to use my computer on one hand. It’s a good thing I only need one hand to count […]

Updates and Exciting News!!

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About a year ago, I shared with you all the exciting news that I had become an independent consultant for Paparazzi Accessories.  Our goal was to speed up the process of saving for a new house using my new income.  The first few months, everything I made, I put back into the business.  I continued reinvesting […]

Crochet for Valentine’s Day!

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Valentine’s Day is almost here! Do you love to crochet?  Need a few stash busters?  These 10 projects won’t take more than an evening or two and probably won’t cost you anything if you have a little bit of a stash built up. Time to get crocheting! Girls Valentine’s Day Hat: Have a newborn?  Know a […]

Wear the Flowers

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Today, I did something new. I stepped out of my comfort zone and did something I wouldn’t normally do. You see, a few months ago, Paparazzi Accessories released this beautiful hippie headband that I absolutely loved. I bought three to sell and two of them sold right away. I kept going back and forth about […]

What I’ve been doing lately…

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If you hadn’t noticed, I haven’t been around much lately.  Things around my house have gotten crazy busy!  I just thought I’d take a moment to share what we’ve been up to.  🙂 1. Starting Homeschool H is in kindergarten this year, so we’ve been doing some serious homeschooling.  Well…kind of serious anyway.  We’re doing reading, […]