A Random Act


On Sunday, I scribbled out lesson plans for this week. Light work, since we had a couple appointments and I was trying to get back on track with the housework. On Monday, my eleven year old noticed “RAOK” written three times on her “Weekly Duties” section. She inquired about … [Read more...]

Time Traveling Prayers


On Saturday, I got a Facebook email from a homeschool mom acquaintance of mine. But it was from Tuesday - four days earlier. One sentence of it was: My nephew's wife is in labor as I write this and my sister has bypass surgery on Thursday. My first thought was, "Oh, I'll … [Read more...]

when inspiration wanes…


and strength fades... Even as the piles of dishes and laundry grow, the clutter threatens to attack, and our little pre-school princess continually interrupts every bit of purposeful time I might have had with our older children today, sabotaging my attempts to discuss their … [Read more...]