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Calendar Me This

CHAOS has been the general theme since moving a few years ago.  At some point, I can’t blame it on “we just moved” anymore.  And, while moving does always take time to adjust and wiggle into a new rhythm, there are a few things I can pinpoint that have added to the extended chaotic state of my mind; and hence, our lives.   680 more words


Some may say obsessed

…others will say hoarder…

…some will say crazy….

….others will say too much time…

….I say saved over 80% while some items were completely free!…. 137 more words


Poem in Your Pocket Day

What’s in your pocket today? Keys, coins, lip balm? Tomorrow, remember to slip in a poem.

This year’s Poem in Your Pocket Day is April 24, a day for everyone to celebrate. 272 more words


Homeschool and Social Behavior

I recently was asked a question that went something like this; “What are your thoughts on the stereotype of home-schooled kids being socially awkward or ‘antisocial’?” … 913 more words

Life Is Like A Garden

I love the famous line from Forrest Gump, “Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re going to get.”  It is so true.   567 more words


So...How Is It?

It has been about a month since we traded the big school for home school; I thought I would provide an update.

First, I want to thank those of you that continue to send encouraging and supportive emails and share comments about your personal stories.   552 more words

Home Schooling

Justice or Mercy?

Those who have been walking this adoption journey with us know that part of Ozzie’s trauma therapy involves parenting classes for me in addition to therapy for him. 1,314 more words