It’s all relative

November 13, 2014

in Blog, Confessions

Every now and then a day occurs that makes you just want to yell out “what the crap universe?!?” Now before I blog about our day, I am not complaining. What happened today is just life. And so far, we are pretty darn lucky to have avoided the hardships many other people are experiencing today. […]

Family Outing At Tweetsie Railroad

October 25, 2014 Blog

If you haven’t been to Tweetsie Railroad in Blowing Rock NC, and you’re looking for a fun family activity, you should go. The kids received free tickets from their aunt and uncle for their birthday this year and we waited until this Fall to go. I’m a whimp when it comes to humid heat! The […]

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To the family of Duncan

October 15, 2014 Mouthy Mabel

I have been sitting on my feelings for a few weeks. I get upset when reading or watching the news. So I get up and move away from the keyboard and TV screen because I don’t like the anger I feel in my heart. But it has grown to the point I need to write […]

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So I am homeschooling and it is really kind of cool

September 25, 2014 Confessions

I could have started this with “Someone shoot me now.” I’ve had a few of those days since I started homeschooling on September 1st 2014. My first year ever. Four kids. Ages 8 (third grade) and 6 (Kindergarten). Yes, there have been moments when I could have said that. Especially when trying to teach how […]

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5 Tips on cleaning the bathroom when you have boys.

September 11, 2014 Illustrations

You walk into your guest bathroom and see pee splatter on the back of the lid. If you have little boys you know what I’m talking about. So you size it up. And classify it. 1) Small and semi transparent: Nah…you have at least another full day before worrying about this. Go pour yourself another […]

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