Every year I fall into a trap. It happens every August and sometimes throughout the year as well. The comparison trap. Instagram. Does it every time. Mommas post pics of school days starting and shiny new curriculums or whatever and I start believing that I’m not doing it right. It’s […]
My Grandma Helen died three years ago this green bean season. Funny thing to say, I know. But green beans have come to mean Grandma Helen to me. She taught me all I know about green beans. As the kids and I were picking beans yesterday and then snapping them […]
I have attempted to make a video of the garden. Sorry if the quality is poor. I’m a newbie!
All year long I’ve struggled with feeling overwhelmed. Big time. Like the I-can’t-even-breathe kind of overwhelm. And before you tell me “that that’s understandable … You have a lot on your plate,” remember this is not my first rodeo. My kids are old. Everybody is potty trained. They can all buckle themselves […]
This space is in dire need of updating. So, here goes….. KIDS We are still homeschooling (and loving it). Kadence (13) wrote a book (buy here) under the pen name Anastasia Thickett. It still amazes me. She amazes me. She devours and then re-devours huge tombs of books like Gone […]