Talk to me for five minutes and I’m sure you’ll have heard all about poor me and how I have to sit at the gym for five hours per week. Oh yeah. It used to be four hours. But September means a new schedule, and this new schedule means Jaylee’s class no longer coincides with… Continue reading i get to.
Today we were heading out for our paper route. Let’s talk about the paper route for a minute. What was once a 30 minute job has turned into a 1 hr 10 minute job. At the beginning of July, Jaylee’s boss called me and asked if we wouldn’t mind subbing for another route for a… Continue reading last straw.
It’s no secret that life is a smidge crazy around here. Or maybe it’s just me that’s crazy? Either way, I’ve made some choices to help reduce the crazy. Last month we gave away 14 hens and two roosters. Sunday we’ll give away one of our goats. And even though we’re a few months too… Continue reading downsizing.
My friend Sam asked me long ago why I have chosen to homeschool my girls. I was going to write a blog post about it and then I chickened out. What if I offend someone? What if people thought our family’s reasons silly or dumb? What if I can’t get my heart across and it… Continue reading why we homeschool.
I’m sitting in the parking lot of the gymnastics studio. It’s 95 degrees outside, but I’d rather be dripping with sweat than sitting inside that building with all the people. Oh my gosh, so many people. It takes 45 minutes to drive to gymnastics, two hours of class, then 45 minutes home. We do this… Continue reading what i’m learning at gymnastics.
It probably isn’t the safest day to write. But let’s live on the dangerous side for once, huh? Yesterday was a pretty shittastic day. I started looking around my house, at my dining room table especially, and I lost it. My table was covered in homeschool books, papers, games, and probably a few dirty dishes… Continue reading the one i don’t have a clever title for.