Faith, Family Fun, Parenting

Teenagers….

All through my teen years and all through these years of raising my children, there has been so much derogatory talk about teenagers.  The word "teenager" is often used in similar connotations as the word "cancer" is used or "terrorist".  I believe this to be shameful and misleading.  Having teenagers is not a bad thing. … Continue reading Teenagers….

Family Fun, Homesteading, Parenting, Random Thoughts

Homeschool Guests

Today, we had guests for homeschool. My nieces, Katie & Rylie, got to spend the day with us. Actually, they spent the night and were here all day.We love to have them over. Botany is the science subject for Sierra and Jonathan this year. The course is produced by Apologia and is excellent. Today we… Continue reading Homeschool Guests

Family Fun, Parenting, Random Thoughts

Explosions please…

The other morning I came into the kitchen and found Sierra intently scrubbing the table. Thinking that she was trying to get the tiny bits of glitter left over from Christmas crafts off the table, I told her not to worry about it for I "had a plan". She promptly replied, "Its not glitter, its… Continue reading Explosions please…