Dress Up

Dress Up

There was a time before I had children, or more than 2 anyway, that I looked upon a parent’s choice of clothing for their child as a strict judgment upon the parent themselves.  For the love of Pete, why is your daughter in a leotard and snow boots in the...
2017 Book List

2017 Book List

As promised. . . Will Wilder – The Relic of Perilous Falls – Raymond Aroyo It feels mean and judge-y to admit it, but I am not a huge fan of EWTN’s head anchor Raymond Arroyo.  So when Jac announced this audio book for our trek to CA, I rolled my...
Toga Party!

Toga Party!

Perhaps it was the Great Girl’s Room Makeover Project that threw me off or maybe it was a drawn out, over-filled January, or maybe just having seven kids and losing it, I don’t know.  What I do know is that Mardi Gras snuck up on me and I was left...
Because Jesus

Because Jesus

Once upon a time, Fr. Castor proclaimed that any question can be answered with “Jesus,” it just depends on inflection and tone. It was a good joke for a long while and from time to time it resurfaces and begins again. *** We are giving poetry a whirl....
#PROGRESS

#PROGRESS

I was participating in an Instagram homeschooling campaign to get out the truth and beauty of homeschooling.  Things were going great until the prompt was #progress and the wheels fell off. You see, last year was grand.  Each time someone asked me how school was...