Mommy in Bonlee -

A Trip to the Dairy Farm

The farm was absolutely gorgeous.

One thing I am loving about homeschooling so far is the field trips we get to go on.  Since Charlie began kindergarten last week, we have been on 2 field trips!  This may seem excessive, but I know that in another couple of weeks all of our usual fall/winter activities will have kicked into gear […]

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“Busy Box” for Younger Siblings

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We have finished up our first week of homeschooling and I am really pleased with how things are going.  Charlie seems to like school so far, and it is so rewarding to me to see him learning and to get to experience this with him.  I know every parent says this about their child, but […]

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Decorating With Fresh Produce

Our gardens are in full swing as we speak, and we are spending a lot of our time in the afternoons picking and canning and freezing.  I love that we are able to do this and feel so fortunate to be surrounded by nature where we live.  To me, nature is such an expression of […]

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5 Things to Make Mama’s Life Easier

You ever have one of those days when you work ALL day, you seriously don’t sit down, but you actually get nothing accomplished?  Nothing finished? I know you have, mama-friends! That is one aspect of motherhood that continues to bug me: the fact that nothing ever gets really finished, because as soon as you do get […]

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A New Season

Today was our VBS Celebration at church, which marked the end of our Bible School.  I had to take one of my favorite Bible verses and REALLY apply it to my heart this morning: For God has not given us a spirit of timidity, but of power and love and discipline.  2 Timothy 1:7 Even though […]

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