I Miss Reading

Day 37 Every year I set a reading goal. I put it on Goodreads so that I can hold myself accountable. Two years ago, it was 30 books. Last year it was 40 books.  I achieved both of those goals. This year, I decided to really challenge myself and try to read a book a […]

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How Fast Can You Pedal?

Day 36 And it is the start of Week 6 at home. That is a very strange thing to write; at times it feels that long and at others it doesn’t seem quite that long. It feels long, but six weeks sounds crazy. This weekend was beautiful and warm.  It was also really windy. I […]

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Good Grief

Day 33 We were “blessed” with about 10 inches of snow overnight. Which promptly melted in the 50 degree temperatures of the rest of the day. The Governor announced the end of the school year – at least in an actual school today.  We, parents, are required to finish out the learning year at home. […]

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Full Of Whine

Day 32 Did you notice I didn’t post yesterday? Probably not, because every day seems like the day before and all of these just run together. I really am running out of things to say – which, for me, is very troubling. I never run out of things to say! Our internet service is not […]

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Eat More Pig

Day 30 Does anyone else have a ton of leftover ham from Easter? I ordered a small spiral ham on my last Wal-Mart pick up order, but they were out of the one I requested and gave me a much larger one. Ordinarily that would be ok – we would have more than 3 people […]

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Darling Girl

Day 29 It is the beginning of week 5. How are we doing? Everybody still hanging in? We have two days left of “spring break” before we start back up with “school days” on Wednesday. Arden informed us last night that she thinks she should “pull an all-nighter” last night and tonight because she wanted […]

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Celebrate Jesus, Celebrate

Day 28 Happy Easter! He is Risen Just as He Said! This year, we all did Easter very differently than we ever have before. We gathered separately, in our homes, around computer screens or TVs.  My family wore pjs and wandered in and out through the service (we are all having a hard time settling […]

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