New Adventures through Trades of Hope

It's SPRING! Our little house by the prairie has tons of new daffodils and pear tree blossoms, a few new bird nests around the yard, and freshly tilled garden beds, so now seemed like the perfect time to announce something new in my own life. I've decided to start my own business through Trades of [...]

Cup of Christmas Cheer

Our tree is up, the lights are glowing, Christmas-cheer-cup overflowing.   Presents wrapped and fire aglow, ready for the first big snow.   Candles lit and spirits bright, Christ, come into our home tonight. Merry Christmas, readers!    

12 New Ways to Celebrate Fall While Homeschooling

Looking for some fun, fall activities for your homeschool that go beyond the pumpkin patch? We were too! I've compiled a list of some unique activities we've been incorporating into our autumn school days, and a few we have yet to try. I can't wait to check them all off our fall bucket list! Make [...]

Autumn Lyrics

  The mornings I can sit down and write are few and far between, but given the kids are fast asleep, and the coffee is strong and the house is deep in quiet... I'll grab the clock and slow down time, to dwell on things usually unseen. A group of leaves depart for earth, their [...]

Believe

It's #desiretoinspire Wednesday! If you're on Instagram, come find me, follow me, and let me know what's inspiring you today! My inspiration today comes from the quote below. My goal for today? To drink 64 ounces of water! With this crazy summer heat, it's been tough to stay hydrated. Even though my busy-mama-mind forgets way [...]