I DO NOT take the pill…and here’s why

*Please understand that I am not passing judgement on anyone by posting this...not on the women who choose the pill or the doctors who prescribe it.  I am not here to debate the proper use of medical necessity for artificial hormones (the pill or otherwise).  I am not here to educate you on the pros … Continue reading I DO NOT take the pill…and here’s why


An interview with Joseph First question's pretty basic...what's your name and age?  "My age is 7 and my name is Joseph." What's your favorite color?  "That's easy.  Red." What's your favorite book?  "Definitely Beast Quest."  Any particular Beast Quest?  "Trema, the Earth Lord, Book 29."  Wow, that's impressive that you even knew the book number.  … Continue reading Joseph

For the Mom who’s just starting out on the homeschooling track…

The question I get asked most often is, "What should I do to get started homeschooling?"  My answer is simple.  Read.  Educate yourself. The idea of homeschooling can be overwhelming.  Many of us feel called to do it, but most of us feel overwhelmed by the enormity of the task.  We fear the whole idea … Continue reading For the Mom who’s just starting out on the homeschooling track…


Whoever once said, "Sticks and stones will break my bones, but words will never hurt me," must not have had a 6 year old because "I hate you, Mommy," hurts...regardless of whether or not he actually means it. Some days my bright eyed little 6 year old is full of praise.  "You're the best mommy!"  … Continue reading Words

Why I Can

You're probably reading this with the great expectation of finding out all I am capable of doing.  No, I meant that title quite literally.  I'm going to tell you why, despite Daxson's insistence that I've lost all sanity when I do it, I can.  I mean good, old-fashioned canning.  You know, the kind with the … Continue reading Why I Can

Test of Fire

"Your vote will affect the future and be recorded in eternity."  Please, stop what you are doing and watch this.  There are few things more important than the upcoming election.  Keep informed.  Pass the message along.  Stand up for what you believe.