Homeschool Graduation 2013

Homeschool Graduation

On our trip from Alaska to Alabama, we had a special event that was going to take place. Upon arriving in Tennessee, we celebrated our elder son’s high school graduation! A few years ago, our oldest had her graduation while we were stationed in Alaska. Mamaw and Papaw were upset that they had missed a graduation […]

The Carnival of Homeschooling

Carnival of Homeschooling

In a few short weeks, I’ll have my second homeschool graduate. Holey Socks!!!! Where has time gone?! I mean seriously! We used to have park dates and playground fun. We had spelling and multiplication. We had first days of school, and grammar. Classroom mascots and distractions. Then we moved to Alaska, where we had research […]

Beginning a Cooking Series! | #Cooking50States


I’m about to start a series of recipes! I’ll be working my way around the country, cooking dishes that represent each state! With each post, I’ll also share interesting facts about the state being featured. Beginning with Alabama – I am told that Peanuts accurately depict our alphabetically first state in the food department. Do […]

My New Classroom Table


Now that we have moved into a new house, a house with much more space – to include a space to use for homeschooling, I found myself in need of another table. Now, I really didn’t want to spend a great deal of money, because in a year from now we will be PCSing back […]

Senior Photos | 2011


Well, my first post of 2011 is going to be of my "Class of 2011." Yesterday, I took my daughter and headed out on our first "photo shoot" for her senior photos. We went to a local park that has great character, and took lots and lots of pictures. It was actually somewhere between 12-15 […]

2010–The Year in Review


The year of 2010 was a very exciting year for our family. I’m going to go through and do a month-by-month replay…… January We went on some local field trips to some beautiful places… We visited a 1700′s church out in the country.