Month: August 2015

First Week and a Half of Homeschool–In the Books

Well, we made it through our first week-and-a-half and the verdict is…we all LOVE it! After all of the prayer, preparation, blog reading, book reading, advice seeking and lesson planning we finally launched our homeschool last week.  I must admit that the night before we started, the fear crept in a bit.  Was I really doing the right and best thing for our family? … Read More First Week and a Half of Homeschool–In the Books

When You are Given a Great Gift, What Will You Do With It?

I want to begin this post with a question.  When you are given a life-changing gift that you know could also change the lives of those around you, do you keep it to your self or do you share it?  When I ask this question, I can’t help but think about the gift of the gospel.  To me, it is the greatest gift.  Yet, … Read More When You are Given a Great Gift, What Will You Do With It?

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A New, Unexpected Adventure

If someone had approached me two years ago and prophetically told me, “Kristin, in the fall of 2015 you will be homeschooling your children,”  I would have laughed. In fact, I would have said,  “There is absolutely no way I am homeschooling. I am NOT cut out for that.” I have always admired and esteemed families who chose to educate their children and home. … Read More A New, Unexpected Adventure