Hannah Coulter Book Review

 

This book has been on my to be read list for quite some time. It got there by seeing it named by some well read women, Noel Piper and Ann Voskamp. Hannah Coulter is written by Wendell Berry. A fiction book that is written from Hannah’s point of view and in…

Journey to a Healthier Me: I’m a 10?

 

When I started this journey to living healthier, I was in a size 16 jeans and they were tight. My shirts that were XL were also getting too small for me. I didn’t want to admit that I may have needed to shop for the next size up. Every unhealthy…

Top Ten Tips for the New Homeschooler

 

Homeschooling can be absolutely overwhelming when you are just starting out. Today I am sharing what was shared with me as I started out homeschooling, three years ago, and some things I’ve learned along the way. Make God first. We are all human. We are all sinners. We all need…

3 in 30 Goals: July 2012

 

It’s been a couple of months since I posted my goals for the month. I really had enough to do after our move, so I decided not to do the three extra goals. Now we are all moved in. Every box is unpacked, (okay not really). Time to set some…

You Have Been Created

 

I woke up groggily at first, but not long after, my spirit stirred. It hungered for Him. I resist. That has been my reaction lately to His truth. A battle in my heart. Why? I search the depths of my heart and my thoughts for answers. I know what I…

Journey to a Healthier Me: Healthy Snacks

 

Since changing to living a healthier lifestyle, many things had to change in my diet. One of those things was snacks. I had to change my serving size of snacks. I could no longer eat three chocolate chip cookies in the afternoon. One might be okay, but I also had to…

10 Things I Learned About the Arch in St. Louis

 

Last week our family took a vacation and we went to St. Louis, MO. One of the main attractions that we planned on seeing was the Arch. I had never been to St. Louis before, let alone the Arch, so I was looking forward to what we would see and…

Journey to a Healthier Me: A Runner’s Thoughts

 

You see them every day- walking, running, rollerblading by your car. They are getting fit. They must be enjoying what they’re doing, right? Right. What’s really going on in their heads? Thoughts before I go out… I don’t want to run in the morning. I’m going to bed late there’s…

UPrinting.com Business Card Giveaway

 

Have you ever had a moment where you’re off to a conference or meeting and thought, “Oh, I wish I had some business cards to give out?” I know I have. It would be nice to just a have a little something to pass on with my name and brand…

Vacation 2012 – Meet Me in St. Louis

 

Yesterday, we were on the road for most of the day. We are on vacation and our destination was a ways away. We had to stay awake, so we started out with our BOGO Caribou Coffee. Jonathan took the first shift of driving. There were state lines crossed. There were…