I was nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award and I am beyond honored and so excited!
Is it just me or are homeschool mums pregnant all the time? I'm kidding! But since I am a mother of 4 it sure feels that way! So how is it possible to homeschool and recover from birth? The answer is not to push yourself toward unrealistic terms. I am very surprised by the number … Continue reading Homeschooling and Pregnancy
Before I was blogging monthly I was a doula, I still am. I love being a doula very much. I love supporting women and their families and helping them achieve their goals and filling their lives with the support they want or need. I love my work so much. When I was thinking about an … Continue reading Biblical Birth Affirmations
“But I say to you, love your enemies, and pray for those who persecute you.” (Matthew 5:44) I was at a community mothers group today and the topic of conversation was forgiveness. We were watching the 20/20/ Parenting series by Julie Richard which we have been working through for some time. After our video and wonderful conversation, … Continue reading Pray for Those Who Hurt You
Fruit Salsa! Yes, it is a real thing and it is SOOO yummy! I think I have perfected my fruit salsa, though do not take my word for it because I am ALWAYS changing it!!! You should change it too! The spices change, the fruit changes, oh my goodness it is SO much fun to … Continue reading Fruit Salsa
The kids and I made Rosemary Cookies today. These were amazing! They were soft, full of flavor, and not overwhelming at all. They were a hit with the kids and even my husband liked them! We made the cookies like drop cookies and they were amazing and a good new cookie. I also used my food … Continue reading Rosemary Cookies
Food is not cheap. Making things that are good and from scratch is the way to save a lot of money, feed the family easily, and still be satisfied. Here is my Spice Muffin recipe which takes little ingredients, is easy to change, and the kiddos would love to help! I haven't met someone who … Continue reading Easy Spice Muffins
I have four children now. Four children at Christmas. Does that sound terrifying? A little, yes. Having rules and boundaries help though. I learned very quickly that it is ok to say no, make sure you say no, and the anger and tears are over in about five minutes. That makes all the holidays … Continue reading Christmas With a Newborn