• Homeschool Reading Wrap Up - a look at the books we've been reading lately
    audiobooks,  book lists,  books,  middle grades,  reading lately,  real homeschool stories

    a homeschool READING WRAP UP – a look into all the books we’ve read lately

    Today I thought we would share a bit of a reading wrap up of the books we read in the first two months of our homeschool year. Each of my kids are sharing about the books they’ve read off the lists I made for them and I’m sharing about our read alouds (audiobooks and morning basket read alouds). You can see the book lists I made for each of the kids over on my bookish website/channel: BOOKS MENTIONED What have you been reading in your homeschool lately? Let us know if you have any recommendations for us!

  • Cheap and Useful Stocking Stuffers
    gift guide

    Cheap Stocking Stuffers People Would Actually Use

    Welcome to the kick off of a ton of gift guides I will be sharing in the next few weeks. Don’t worry, the gift guides will include items that people actually want to receive and don’t require you to sell your firstborn child. I knew I wanted to start with stocking stuffers because these can be tricky items to buy. Most lists I’ve seen include items that are $20+ and I knew that is not what I wanted for my list. At the time of writing this all the items are $10 or under, with the lots of them being closer to the $5 mark so keep your firstborn in…

  • The Art of Showing Up - Poured Out Podcast Episode 8

    the art of showing up (EP 8)

    Well, the video quality isn’t the best, we had a few technical issues, but at least this is supposed to be a podcast! Today we’re recapping the busy month of October and talk about faithfulness and the art of just showing up.

  • October 2022 Favorites
    monthly favorites,  mother culture

    October Favorites 2022

    Welcome to the second month where I’m sharing a random assortment of my favorite things! If you missed September’s list you can check that out here. This month we got our first snow of the season but overall had above seasonal temperatures. I feel like you never know what you are going to get with October. This list is a great way for me to remember so many of the things I am thankful for, it’s been a good thing for me to do for the last few months. Now, on to some of my favorite things . . . PLANT FOOD So, I don’t have the greenest of thumbs.…