Category Archives: the children

summer road trip snapshots (part 1)

If you’ve been around here this summer, you know my family took a HUGE road trip from our state of Pennsylvania all the way down to the Gulf Coast of Texas! With no exaggeration or trying to help this sound ‘blog pretty’…the entire trip, every single day, was such a blessing and went incredibly smoothly. […]

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:: right now ::

Right now I am… :: enjoying memories from our epic road trip to Texas.  If you have followed on Facebook or Instagram, a few pictures of our time made it there.  We experienced so much goodness and family bonding, and I’ll be reflecting for months on just how significant this trip was for all of us. […]

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A Peek into Last Week(s) :: family reunion, the Enneagram test, summer camps and a getaway!

I hope you are enjoying these summer days…The last two weeks of our lives have been both full and relaxing! Here’s a peek: I knew that while Mom and Dad were definitely ready for extra rest (especially the first few weeks), our younger children would find this b-o-r-i-n-g.  So, we signed them up to participate in […]

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Encouraging Business Skills in Your Young Entrepreneur

*this is the final post of a series showcasing NEW homeschooling helps my children have used this school year.  I received this product for free & was compensated for my time to review; all opinions are my own. Earlier this school year I introduced you to our very own Pippi Longstocking – my 11-yr old […]

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After 2.5 years of private speech therapy – he’s graduated!

{this post is underwritten by The Hello Foundation}  Last week marked a significant milestone for our family, specifically our 4.5 year old little guy… …After over two years of private speech therapy at home, and then within our school district, he graduated from services!  He’s certainly proud of himself, outlining an exact plan for just […]

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Introducing Zeezok Music Curriculum :: a review and giveaway!

I won’t ever forget the day our 8-yr old little guy was just a toddler of 16 months or so, and sat stacking blocks while I played the piano. As Mom plunked out a tune, he began humming a familiar hymn — on pitch. I paused, and listened as he carried on with verse, then chorus, […]

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