1. Frugal Fun for Boys - Live Action!

    A few weeks ago, my church had a women's retreat.  The theme of the weekend was "Women Helping Women," and it was all about mentoring.  A friend of mine was…

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  2. Mom's Guide to Dinner Table Behavior

    Dear Boys, Our home doesn't appear to me to resemble a barn, but somehow our mealtime manners might lead people to believe that we live in one.  I'm not planning…

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  3. DIY Scrabble Photo Collage

    This year, I wanted to do something special for my husband for Valentine's Day.  We usually have a habit of letting holidays slide by without getting each other anything.  Usually…

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  4. Learning about Reptiles with a Russian Tortoise

    For Christmas this year, we gave the boys a hatchling box turtle.  We are studying land animals this year with Exploring Creation with Zoology Vol. 3 from Apologia (Amazon Affiliate link).…

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  5. 30 Day Giving Challenge: Learning about Giving through Literature

    This month, we have been participating in the 30 Day Giving Challenge, and we have had some neat opportunities to serve as a family.  This past week, we had an…

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  6. Easy Lunch Idea: Corndog Muffins

    We are always looking for new lunch ideas!  My boys are getting to the stage where they eat a lot, and  Aidan is really starting to outgrow peanut butter and…

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  7. Six Months Old!

    6 Months Old! I cannot believe that Jonathan has hit the 6 month mark already!  He started sitting on his own at 5 1/2 months.  I was amazed.  My other…

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  8. Find Me on Pinterest

    I wasn't sure about Pinterest in the beginning, but I am starting to really like it!  Much easier than my bookmarking system.  If you want to follow me, click here. …

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  9. Summer: A Photo Essay

    I think that summer with boys can be described as a layer of sweat covered with a layer of popsicle, and then a layer of dirt stuck to all that...…

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  10. We're Back!

    Here's a quick update in case any of you have wondered where we've been! The past month has been a total whirlwind for us!  We sold our house at the…

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