Monthly Archives: January 2011


Feeling a little weary? 1

If you could be totally open about homeschooling right now, what would you say? I know for many of us, midwinter is a really tough time. You might feel weary. Like you’re just in survival mode and running on empty. It just seems really difficult to get back into the swing of things after Christmas. […]


The Pocket Pony 7

I’ve discovered what people mean by “pocket pony.” It’s a term of endearment for a horse or pony that loves people so much that they’d practically like to live “in your pocket”. Our visiting pony, Tucker, is a pocket pony. He’s such a sweetheart. He always comes to greet us at the fence and enjoys […]


Elvis Lives! 2

In case you missed the news, Saturday would have been Elvis Presley’s 76th birthday. About that same time, we decided that it was time to officially name our turkeys. They’ve been strutting around the yard since we got them as chicks on the 4th of July. It took us a while to decide if we […]