Category Archives: Life

Homeschool Mother’s Journal: Field Trip!

Please share: In my life this week… It has been a busy week! We have had several days of school, finished up the Summer Movie Clubhouse, gone on a field trip to a hands-on science museum (first field trip of … Continue reading

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What’s Going On Here

Please share:I had hoped to get up some reviews, notices about some great Facebook and Twitter parties coming up (check my Facebook page and Twitter feed for those), a 2:1 wrap-up post, and a dance recital post by now. Obviously, … Continue reading

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Happy 7th Birthday, Princess Roo!

Please share:Today is Princess Roo’s 7th birthday! Because we knew I was going to The 2:1 Conference this weekend, we spent last weekend doing major birthday celebrating! Last Friday, Princess and I made a special shopping trip together to find … Continue reading

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Spring, Easter, and Gardens

Please share:It has been a rough day. I have felt physically ill because I spent much of the day focused on circumstances instead of on the Changer of circumstances. I have finally shifted my focus. I’m more at peace, and … Continue reading

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Hope for the Dark Days

Please share: To those of you whose lives are shrouded in deep darkness today, whose world has been shattered by an earthquake of a circumstance, God loves you. Long ago He laid it all on the line and gave Himself … Continue reading

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Please share:I’ve been quiet on social media and my blog this week. We’ve been busy. Princess Roo’s immunology appointment was Monday, we made deliveries on Tuesday and Wednesday, did family errands today, and we’ve taken it easy too. We’re not … Continue reading

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God’s Timing is Perfect!

Please share: Recent events showing how perfect God’s timing is have led me to meditate on Ecclesiastes 3:1 (NIV1984): “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven . . .” The first thing that … Continue reading

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Tornado Season and a Prayer Request

Please share:It’s tornado season. We were spared the storms last week that cost so many people their lives and that tore families and property apart. There are storms rolling in today. We don’t have a huge threat of severe weather … Continue reading

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Filled with Power

Please share: It’s one of those days. You know the kind. The days where you really want to curl up into a ball on the bed and cry, but you don’t because you know it won’t change anything (and will probably … Continue reading

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Whose Plans Are They?

Please share: As I read through Isaiah and Jeremiah, I found verse after verse that talked about God’s plans and purposes prevailing over anything man had schemed, plotted, or planned. Even the most powerful rulers of that time couldn’t carry … Continue reading

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