Food for the Soul


Yesterday, I had the privilege of meeting with a very close friend of mine for a quick dinner. Both of us arrived at Panera exhausted, worn, and ready to be filled. We both had all our buttons pushed, we were feeling guilty, and beat down. While the hot chocolate with chocolate chocolate chip marshmallows and… Continue reading JOY of CHRISTmas

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Happy Homeschool

MomSchooling Moments: Uncovering the Joys of Homeschooling a Large Family I am a big believer that laughter is the best medicine for everything under the sun. I can always use a dose of homeschool humor. How about you? When I need a good laugh, I head over to visit Betty Jo. She always brings a… Continue reading Happy Homeschool

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My First Event…

First, I would like to apologize for not being in touch for the past couple of weeks. It has been a whirlwind of a time in our house. It is amazing how God works in and through us even in the most stressful  times. I want to stop and thank God for His faithfulness and… Continue reading My First Event…

Food for the Soul

Birthday Week – Our Little Miracle

Eight weeks out of the year we celebrate birthdays. Each person in our family celebrates a week of birthday fun for his/her birthday. It is a tradition I started 13 years ago when I had no idea what to buy my husband for his birthday. He isn't much into "stuff" but I knew I could… Continue reading Birthday Week – Our Little Miracle

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Are You Tough Enough?

Are you tough enough to do something outside of your comfort zone? I thought having six kids was outside my comfort zone. But when my husband first approached me about putting three of our boys in wrestling, he will be the first to attest that I was adamant about not doing it. We were at… Continue reading Are You Tough Enough?