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Where has Kerry been?

I’ve been out of touch the past few weeks…why? My new granddaughter was born last Thursday morning. I got a call at 3am and headed to Austin. Up until Thursday, I’ve been back & forth helping with their 2 year old.  It’s been quite an exciting few days. Our little one is beautiful and we… Continue Reading

Why Take Family Mission Trips ?

Why Take Family Mission Trips ?

I’m headed home from another mission trip, thinking back to the times we took our own family mission trips.  Our kids were 5-10 years old at the time, as we traveled deep into the mountains of Mexico.  If you ask my kids, they would tell you those trips were some of the best we took…. Continue Reading

Who Wins Your Arguments? {Marriage on Mondays}

Who Wins Your Arguments? {Marriage on Mondays}

God has been teaching me who He is & my need to depend on the Holy Spirit. It hasn’t been easy, but I see growth in walking in the Spirit…. Continue Reading

Summer Fun Bundle on Sale this Week {Marriage on Mondays}

Summer Fun Bundle on Sale this Week {Marriage on Mondays}

I found a fun, summer date night idea on Dating Divas called Couples Scattergories. At first, Steve thought it would be a bit “hokey”. In the end, we both had a good time & laughed together. … Continue Reading

Start School Right 2016 {FREE Workshop}

Let me help you Start School Right in 2016! I am hosting an online workshop about how to homeschool my child … NEXT Tuesday, January 19, 2016 and YOU are invited. It’s complimentary for all my readers. How’s that for a deal!   Start School Right in 2016 Online Workshop January 19, 2016 7:00pm – 8:15pm… Continue Reading

Why I Keep Blogging? (and Why I have this Website)

Why I Keep Blogging? (and Why I have this Website)

So why do I write this blog? Why do I have a website? Why do I sell homeschool products? Here’s one major reason: Isn’t she cute! Last month I played Gigi and babysat for 5 days while her parents took a vacation. We were getting ready for church & I had to take a quick… Continue Reading

If You’re Attracted to 50 Shades of Grey

If You’re Attracted to 50 Shades of Grey

Some of you may be shocked that I’m even mentioning 50 Shades of Grey on my homeschool blog. You’ll probably be interested in the last commenter I mention below. Others of you are struggling in your desire to see the movie that opened on Valentines Day. You’ll want to read the first few commenters. I… Continue Reading

One Thousand Gifts & Thirty Days of Gratitude {30 Days of Thanks}

One Thousand Gifts & Thirty Days of Gratitude {30 Days of Thanks}

The book, One Thousand Gifts, made  a huge impact on my life.  A year ago, I wrote the following post and decided it would be a great addition to my 30 Days of Thanks series.  So, I’m re-posting it below.  Please let me know what you think. from July 2012 Last week I mentioned the… Continue Reading

I’m a Grandma . . .

I’m a Grandma . . .

On the first day of  October, I got a text from Jesse (son-in-law) saying they were at the hospital & he’d let me know if they were staying.  Our tile man was coming in a few minutes to measure our kitchen.  As the tile man walked in the door, Jesse texted saying they were admitted… Continue Reading

Get Your Priorities Straight

NOTE: Yesterday, I accidentally published this post before having a chance to edit it. When I woke up this morning, I deleted that post and re-wrote one that shares what is on my heart. I hope it will encourage you to get you priorities straight as you start a new homeschool year. ============ In case… Continue Reading