The Illusion of “Doing It All”

Anyone who knows me and my family knows that we are busy people. Between schooling the kids, household management, church work, associational work, running small businesses, and all the other extra add ins we are just alwasy going and doing. I often hear from people that they have no idea how I "do it all" so today I'm going to let you in on my little secret.

Blog, Homeschool

Our Unconventional Homeschool

Homeschooling. Miriam-Webster defines "home school" as to teach school subjects to one's children at home For some people this looks like taking a traditional classroom setting and simply recreating it at home. The desks, the chalkboard, the lesson books and work sheets all done just like they would be in a 4 walled school with… Continue reading Our Unconventional Homeschool


Making Over My Evenings: Day 1

"A successful morning begins the night before"I can not tell you the number of times I have heard that little quote. I used to hear it all the time when I was in high school. I heard it again in college as I was pulling all-nighters trying to get through semester after semester. Once I was married… Continue reading Making Over My Evenings: Day 1


Making Over My Mornings Day 12: Simplifying the Decision Making Process

Day 12, just 2 more days left of this course in making over my mornings. I know I keep saying it but I have really been enjoying getting things into a better rhythm around my home.Today's lesson was focused on finding a few areas in my life that I could simplify by creating routines. Crystal… Continue reading Making Over My Mornings Day 12: Simplifying the Decision Making Process