Posts made in June, 2014


  (This is the fourth and final addition to my homeschooling series. See here for Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3)   Many people upon finding out that I was homeschooled inevitably ask if I will homeschool my children someday. Growing up when asked that question my answer was always yes. My plan was to grow up, go to Pensacola Christian College, get a degree in education, find a husband, get married, and home-school my own...

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Love on Fire

Love on Fire


Posted By on Jun 26, 2014

  We Make the Road, by Brian McLaren – Chapter 42 “Spirit of Love: Loving God”   Fear. Stress. Anxiety. Worry. Love. Peace. Belonging. Rest. These are the wars that rage within my soul.   This week’s chapter on Spirit of Love: Loving God had a few excerpts that kept whispering to me off the page.   Whatever ember of love for goodness flickers within us, however feeble or small… that’s what the Spirit works with,...

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  Most people think of profanity when they think of a bad word that starts with the letter F.   Where I grew up, I never even knew what swear words were, much less heard them till after I had moved out of the house as a young adult. In my house we got in trouble for saying crap, or butt, or stupid, or heaven forbid– shut up. As a child and a teenager if you had asked me what word I associated strong negativity with...

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Tuesday Townhall — June 24, 2014

Tuesday Townhall — June 24, 2014


Posted By on Jun 24, 2014

Welcome everyone,       So first, in true Townhall confession fashion, I would like to share that this week I learned anew one of those age old lessons on pride and humility. For me this means, I probably shouldn’t go on Facebook bragging about my mad cooking skills — it tends to bring Karma out the next day in the kitchen. My husband and I have been in a meal planning/cooking discovery phase lately. So each...

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First off I just want to say a huge thank you to each and every one of you who has taken the time to stop by and check out my new blog. I have spent so long dreaming about this project that it now seems so surreal to check in every day and find that the seeds planted so long ago are finally peeking out of the ground. For those of you who have taken the time to comment, share a story, or give me feedback online or in person – it means...

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