Monthly Archives: August 2014

Unexpected Blessings

The past few weeks have been rough for us financially. Really rough.  The Handy Man has not had any work lately, and the interviews of late have not yielded any results.  We owe our mechanic money for fixing our new-to-us, … Continue reading

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Careless words hurt

We did not go to our church today. ‘Lil Adventurer is recovering from a nasty hornet sting he received yesterday morning, so the Handy Man stayed home with him. I was tempted to just stay home, too, but Dee, Gladys … Continue reading

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A shift in the homeschool rhythm

I have been homeschooling my children for 14 years. This year I am beginning my fifteenth year, and it seems odd to be where I am in this journey. We began homeschooling the year our two oldest children were supposed … Continue reading

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Role reversal

I held his hand as we walked into the medical building. He is a tall man….smaller now, though, that his frame has begun to shrink.  As a child, he seemed huge to me–a mountain of Daddy–all six foot six inches … Continue reading

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