Fellow “Barista” Trista Porter is no stranger to these pages, but you may have noticed she hasn’t “been around” lately! She’s in the throes of school, her own business and co-owning another, and marriage preparations (yup, Candy is gonna be a mother-of-the-groom this fall, too!). So, while you will see her around again…it may not […]
Gah! Is July really almost gone?! That means we’re winding down with our Ultimate Marriage Reading Challenge series! This month’s theme, in honor of the precious few summer break moments we have left, is “Fun Marriage Beach Novels…”
Good morning and welcome to Coffee and Conversation #52!
After making the decision to homeschool, one of the most overwhelming choices parents face is choosing a curriculum. If you’ve been paying the least bit of attention to your children over the years, and I’ll assume you have, you begin to realize that children learn in many different ways – even children in the same […]
If you’ve been around the site for awhile, you may know we’re big fans of bucket lists! We’ve done them in the spring, fall and winter, but until now, we haven’t covered summertime! And what a shame, as we have lots of time on our hands for FUN!
I know we hate taking them. I know many of us feel suspicious about them and hesitate to even answer them. But this morning I hope you’ll put those feelings aside!
Follow my blog with Bloglovin Good morning and welcome to Coffee and Conversation #51!
Fear not – but they’ll be here before you know it! Or you may already find yourself in the midst of them with one (or more) of your kids… Of course, I’m talking about the dreaded teen years. But, you know, they don’t have to be that way: dreaded, that is. There are things you […]
Homeschooling is for the birds. This is coming from someone who is teaching or has taught our 5 children from home. So why would I say that?
(Note: This post was originally published on this site under the title “What Not to Say.”) I’m a talker. I like to discuss political issues, what my kids are doing, the last book I read and where to find the best sales. I like to chat on the phone and with a friend over coffee. […]