“Little Birdie” By Wendi (That’s me!) Little birdie, sweet and fine Sitting on your wooden line. You love to sing, and dance, and play Chirping to your friends all day. I wonder how your cage can be A place that brings you happy things? With bars, and locks, and spaces tight, Keeping you from taking… Read More A Poem
I am so happy this morning! I woke up before 8 a.m.!!!!! After returning from a two month visit to the United States, I have been struggling to wake up each morning. I get terrible jet lag after I travel by airplane. So no matter what I have tried over the past few days, I… Read More I finally did it!
Last Sunday was a special day for me and my children. One of Joy Boy’s wishes was to see Music and The Spoken Word live. So we did! I dropped the kids off at Temple Square, so they could go and get us seats, while I parked the car. Im grateful that I did this… Read More Sunday Tender Mercies
Good morning! I can’t sleep! I wish I could because 5 1/2 hours of sleep is NOT enough for me. But I keep getting woken up at 6:25 – 6:45 a.m. This normally would be a good thing, but I’m not at home. The sun is barely coming up where we are right now. But… Read More I Can’t Sleep!
This silly girl. Every time we travel, she looses a tooth. This molar has been wiggly for weeks. And guess what . . . She lost it on our trip! That goose! She was so happy. Me too! Because I really dislike wiggly teeth! I’m glad it’s out. Congrats Curly Cook! Happy Thursday,
Last Saturday night, GingerSnap and I attended The Ballet with a family friend who will have moved by the time we return to Costa Rica. We wanted to spend one last day together, but what to do with two teenage girls, on a Saturday night, that is worth leaving the comforts of our own homes… Read More The Ballet
Here’s some fun to enjoy! Joy Boy was having some fun during our Family Devotional this week. I couldn’t help but take pictures of him. He is growing up so fast! He is almost 12! He’s my Super Hero! Happy Friday,
What a whirlwind week it has been! Between administering 3 different assessment tests, finishing up 20 quilt blocks, 5 dentist appointments, and various church assignments, we have also been tackling a BIG FINAL PROJECT in our homeschool. We started this project a few weeks ago by first discussing and brainstorming ideas. Then assignments were made… Read More Year 4 Homeschool Project Completed!
It’s bedtime. But someone isn’t asleep yet. Silly girl! Silly hair! Terrible bruise! That’s why she is in our room right now, instead of in bed. She needed lavender to help heal her badly bruised arm. (She fell off her bunk bed a few nights ago, while climbing up the ladder.) Poor kid. Thankfully she’ll… Read More Punchy Sunday . . . Literally!
The last week has been crazy busy! It’s mainly due to us wrapping up our homeschool year. I think if we weren’t headed out of town, things wouldn’t be so crazy. But since we are, we’ve just got to roll with it. Because these kiddos won’t stay little for much longer. I’m hoping that our… Read More Busy Being a Homeschool Mom