Shakespeare in the Park

One of my favorite things about living in a college town is all the free events that I get to incorporate into our homeschooling. The theater program's Shakespeare in the Park is one that we recently discovered. This year's production was Romeo and Juliet. With Michael going into the 9th grade, we just had to…

Share Talents

I honestly don't talk about Lina a lot on here. She takes up so much of my time, focus, and money every day. I don't see how I avoid talking about her on this blog. Well, we found ourselves needing updated headshots for her. Like, professional looking headshots. Unfortunately, Michael's photography skills aren't there and…

Country Chicken and Biscuits

When I crochet, I don't like to use patterns. I like having the freedom of finding a way to make the yarn do what I want. A lot of times, with cooking I am the same way. I know what I want to accomplish and what ingredients I want to use. I don't need no…

Twice Blessed

I hope everyone had a great 4th of July! Ours started off kind of like a normal day, but ended up being more of a Thanksgiving. We were getting ready to go out for lunch with my mother in law when I got a Facebook message from a friend. "Weird question, but do you all…

June Wrap Up

June has been a difficult month. I had an unplanned 2-week hiatus from this blog. I'm really not happy about that, but I was still able to produce some posts. Here's my most popular posts during the month of June (not all were written during the month). I am thrilled and humbled that one of…