Let me make the songs of a nation, and I care not who makes its laws. It is an oft attributed quote to the 18th-century Scottish writer and politician Andrew Fletcher. Cyril Applebaum quotes it in this article: “This week American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, and actor Prince Rogers Nelson died at his home/office in Chanhassen, Minnesota.” April 22, 2016 This article goes on
This Buying Guide is something I wish I had read before we started installing hardwood floors. I hope if you are considering this you will too find this guest post helpful. You may want to save it to Pinterest so you can refer back to it often. A Complete Guide to Buying, Installing, and Properly Caring for Hardwood Floors by John James Hardwood flooring has
Is Summer Supposed To Be This Busy? What is keeping you too busy? You can see my reason in the graphic above. This is the second summer in a row I’m putting together a wedding. It’s fun but busy. Last year I got about eight weeks to pull things together. This year it’s a little over three months. I won’t go into detail, just
Don’t forget to stop and make a memory I know, I know. You’re busy. Lesson plans Setting up your schoolroom or getting your kids ready to go to school. Spring cleaning, Organizing, all the projects you never get to during the school year. Perhaps even a short family vacation Time Is there ever enough Seems like adding one more thing will break you Making a
Hi Everyone, Since I’m up to my neck in shower and wedding plans for our daughter I thought I would send you one of our most active posts. It’s also appropriate because summer fruit is becoming available and making lower calorie desserts is easier. We are getting a case of cherries today and we are all looking forward to it. Meanwhile…enjoy trying these recipes. A
Celebrating Our Freedom Two kinds of freedom. Can we have one without the other? Woman2Woman has a great article on our freedoms from being an American. She also includes a prayer that would be good to pray as a family. National Day of Prayer put out these points to pray for our country. Those are great ideas to pray to celebrate our freedom as Americans.
Goals This was one of the goals of our homeschool. We wanted to teach our children how to learn, and to love learning. With the hope that they would become lifelong learners. If they wanted to know or learn something we showed them the resources they could use. Our daughters are both self-taught to work in their professions. Our son went into computer work. He