Hello! I am so excited to tell you that I have recently become a wellness advocate for a company called doTerra, aka the essential oil company. Essential oils are aromatic compounds found in plants. For thousands of years they have been used in cooking, beauty treatments and health-care practices. Peppermint oil is one of the […]
I didn’t come into homeschooling our children easily. In fact, my husband is the one who wanted to homeschool first. About 9 years ago, when our oldest child was 3, Austin came to me and said he wanted to homeschool our kids. My short and simple reply was “no”. Back then, I was thinking only […]
*This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small compensation if you make a purchase using these links.* Yes, you read that right. Our large family of 9 will be moving into our camper in about 2 weeks. We have been busy packing, sorting, trashing and storing most of our belongings. It […]
Alright, so…. I forgot to post my second Meal Plan Monday! We have been so busy that I completely spaced making a meal plan for last week. This week, we will be gone from home for a few days on a mini vacation, and with family visiting I am not really sure what our plans […]
In this week in the life video we visit the park, sort and minimize our toys, enjoy some time outside playing with rollie pollies, watch the clouds move during an afternoon thunderstorm and do some shopping! Watch as I take you along for a week in the life of a large, homeschooling family!
Today on my YouTube Channel I shared a video of our recent haul from Sam’s Club. This was a small haul for us and only included a few food items that we needed. In the video I said that my total spent was about $200.00, but after I looked at the receipt, I actually spent […]
Come along with us as we enjoy baby giggles, warm sunshine, splashing in the pool and a game of basketball!
Hello! Welcome to Meal Plan Monday! Every Monday I will share my meal plan for the week, plus one tip to make your meal planning easier. I don’t normally meal plan for breakfast and lunch. I have several things on hand for these meals each day so we usually just pick what sounds good. My […]
I have been kind of absent here on the blog for a while. One of the things I have been doing is starting a YouTube channel! I only have a few videos up but I plan to put at least one video up every week. I hope to share about the days of a […]
On January 9th at 1:15 am, we welcome Karrington Grace into our family, officially making us a family of 9! She weighed 7 lbs. 3.5 oz and was 21 inches long. Her story is the most eventful one yet. They are all exciting because they are all a blessing from the Lord, but Karrington’s […]