• Homeschooling

    Homeschool Review: Herb Fairies

    One of the areas of our homeschool that I’ve been working to improve is our nature studies. I love Charlotte Mason’s emphasis on nature study, but frankly had no idea how to implement it at first! When we began homeschooling, we were living in a subdivision with a tiny yard. Our curriculum scheduled a weekly nature walk, but didn’t give much guidance. I’ve always loved camping and hiking, but honestly didn’t know much about the natural world around me. I couldn’t identify birds other than the most obvious ones, I didn’t know any plants other than what I grew on my patio. I was so inspired by the homeschoolers on…

  • Life

    Meet Daisy!

    Daisy’s home and I’m in love. Daisy is a gorgeous black (possibly future silver?) multi-gen Goldendoodle. She is 9 weeks old and we just love her! We decided to bring a new dog into our lives for our oldest son. We primarily were looking for a companion dog for him, but we also know he would greatly benefit from a fully trained Service Animal. His primary need is the emotional connection he has with his dog, but Service Animals are performing assistance tasks that could be life changing for him! We talked with a lot of people we trust and looked into some incredible service dog agencies. In the end,…