Tips for Working from Home

I know you have all seen my post 10 Careers for At Home Mums which shares some ideas on how to make some money from home. All of this COVID-New Normal-Lockdown-Social Networking-Insane world has me thinking though. Sure, we are a family of seven on a small income. We make it work though and I'd say … Continue reading Tips for Working from Home

Happy Homeschooling Mum’s Verse of the Week

1 Don't spread false rumors. Don't plot with evil people to act as a lying witness.  2 Don't take sides with important people to do wrong. When you act as a witness, don't stretch the truth to favor important people.  3 But don't privilege unimportant people in their lawsuits either.  4 When you happen to come upon your enemy's … Continue reading Happy Homeschooling Mum’s Verse of the Week

Collection of Poetry Makes Sure No One Going Through Babyloss Feels Alone Again

Collection of Poetry Makes Sure No One Going Through Babyloss Feels Alone Again Lost Poems of a Functioning Mother; the endless journey of babyloss (Maine, September 2019) Ashley Elizabeth Mitchell is the author of the new poetry collection 'Lost Poems of a Functioning Mother; the endless journey of babyloss'. Mitchell's poetry collection was compiled during … Continue reading Collection of Poetry Makes Sure No One Going Through Babyloss Feels Alone Again

10 Ways for Your Child to be Involved in Cancer Awareness

In June our Quest Club Troop did cancer awareness events. That had me thinking, how else can people be involved in this cause? Whether it is awareness or raising money or helping others living with cancer, what can our children do? With the recent passing of my little brother, who passed away after a month-long … Continue reading 10 Ways for Your Child to be Involved in Cancer Awareness

ABC’s of Starting the New School Year

August is looming. The summer is hot and we are wondering how much longer must we suffer. Ok, maybe it is just me who is wondering that. I hate summer :p. Nonetheless, we cannot deny that the new school year is coming. It is looming. It will be here. Whether you are a homeschooler, like … Continue reading ABC’s of Starting the New School Year

10 Reasons to Try Homeschooling Before School Starts

I hear a lot of excuses for why people do not homeschool. Those excuses are always followed simply by me telling someone I homeschool. While I am not judging you for sending your kids to a traditional school and while I could care less for your reasons why you do not homeschool (see 10 Things Homeschool … Continue reading 10 Reasons to Try Homeschooling Before School Starts

Poetry Book Kick-Off Giveaway

I wrote a book and I am super excited to share it with you! I lost a daughter in 2014. This was my first and only experience with a baby who was born still. I wrote about this birth experience as a guest on Heavenly Treasures. Which you can read here. The journey through losing … Continue reading Poetry Book Kick-Off Giveaway

Where Have I Been?

That is a loaded question. I've worked hard to consistently write but lately, it has been a struggle. I haven't been relaxing though! Last month I walked the Relay for Life in memory of lost family members and in honor of those friends and family who fought the battle of cancer, at the time my … Continue reading Where Have I Been?

Happy Homeschooling Mum’s Verse of the Week

1 Corinthians 13:4-8 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud.  It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.   Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth.  It always protects, … Continue reading Happy Homeschooling Mum’s Verse of the Week