Family · Just my Thoughts

Senior High Valentine’s Dance

Yes, Valentine’s Day is still almost a week away.  Unfortunately, next weekend is not a possibility for the high school dance as it is the start of a week’s vacation.  My kids have the week of February 18th off from school.  This is a whole other topic soon to come up here as I work from… Continue reading Senior High Valentine’s Dance

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Crusade Number 17 – A Journal Kit

Michelle Ward and Green Pepper Press’s Street Team lists monthly crusades.  This month’s crusade is to create a journal kit.  I am sure, since it is still early in the month, there will be more posts on this but here are the startings of my journal kits. My mother made me this bag.  It is… Continue reading Crusade Number 17 – A Journal Kit

Family · Food · Just my Thoughts · Religion


The 7th through 9th grade religious education classes at our church are having a bake sale tomorrow.  They are raising funds for Easter baskets to be given to less fortunate children, their Lenten service project.  While I could have made the 8th grade son make brownies or something for the bake sale on his own… Continue reading Scones

Family · Just my Thoughts

The Winter Sports Season Dinner Time

One of the main reasons I like working from home is that I can make our evening meal for whatever time is necessary.  I like us all to eat together.  This means sitting down to dinner together as the boys don’t both eat breakfast at home.  Teenagers prefer sleep over food at some times of… Continue reading The Winter Sports Season Dinner Time

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Simple Abundance – thru Feb 10

I know – I should post first thing in the morning all these thoughts I have on the daily musings.  I have been very wrapped up in politics lately and those have been my first, and sometimes second and third, posts of the day.  I will try to fix that starting Monday. If you go… Continue reading Simple Abundance – thru Feb 10