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11 months ago

What made us decide to homeschool

I have shared a lot about our homeschooling experience. I have shared some of our beginning of the year traditions, and some of my pet peeves with people and their out dated social stigmas. But I have never really shared what exactly led us to homeschool, in the first place. So why did we decide […]

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11 months ago

November Round-Up

November

November Round-Up With November ending and in writing the November Round-Up, I am reminded that this marks our one year anniversary of moving our ‘urban homestead’ to the country. I can’t believe time has gone by this quickly. It seems like just yesterday I was posting all the crazy happenings from the First 60 days of […]

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Not yet a greenhouse

Greenhouse….in the making It has been quite some time since I have done any real post about our greenhouse, or greenhouse growing.  Here is a throwback to the beginning of this blog here, and we had a cozy little urban DIY built greenhouse. But that post was nearly two years ago, and it has been […]

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October Round-Up

October round-up

October Round-Up October is fading and the leaves are falling. And I got to be honest, I know many people love fall, the changing colors, the brisk air, sweater and boot weather, not me. It kinda feels like it’s the dying of the year, as fall slips to winter. I really just want to be […]

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boosting nitric oxide

Her week in fitness: Boosting Nitric Oxide naturally… I am a fan of N.O. (Nitric oxide) it aids so many systems in your body, from brain functioning to sexual drive to feeling youthful and energetic. Now there is so much more about N.O. that is amazing and I won’t go into all the science here. […]

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Time Flies

Time flies, raise the slowly

Time flies: raise them slowly So much about our lives has dramatically changed, in the last year. We have moved, new house, new homestead, new farm animals, new opportunities, But the biggest part was Mason, our 4th child (the new kid on the block) Mason, big man (or really the littlest) he is now ONE! […]

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September Round-Up

round up

September Round-Up I sit here alone in the quiet of the night, the dishwasher is going in the background. I can hear a clock quietly ticking, and reminding me that time is always moving, much like September, but I watched as this month just ticked by. You see I like to think I am always […]

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Variety in your workouts

muscle confusion

Variety in your workouts You know that old saying, ‘variety is the spice of life’? I tend to think that is true in most things. However it is especially true when it comes to working out. Adding a little variety in your workouts will get you more progress than most every thing else you could […]

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Homeschool plan: 2016-2017 school year

Homeschool plan: 2016-2017 school year I have been wanting to get this out, and even though school has been in full swing for nearly a month, I wanted to show you what we are working on in our homeschool this school year. start with a bang Every single school year I start off with a […]

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Easy DIY toothpaste

diy toothepaste

I am a DIY addict and that’s okay Click to Tweet Is anyone else out there a DIY addict? Does this sound familiar you find yourself at the store staring at some product unhappy with the ingredients and thinking “why do I pay good money for a product I don’t like? I get it, toothpaste […]

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Multitasking workouts

Her week in fitness

Multitasking workouts What do I mean by multitasking workouts?  Well as many of you know, I stay busy. I got plenty to do, as I am sure do most you, am I right? We multitask on many things on a day-to-day basis. I prepare lunch while helping with school work. I switch laundry loads during […]

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What the future holds

What the Future Holds We moved to this homestead with plans and dreams. They were dreams we always dreamed before ever having a place to make those dreams a reality. Then we finally found a place, and it’s as if a life was breathed back into those dreams. I want to share those dreams, and […]

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The HOME school-room set up

The HOME School room remodel and set up Ever since starting homeschooling, I wanted a dedicated school room. For years up until this recent move we did not have that. We had a dining room, a table and a bookshelf.  I have wanted to be able to put up tools and charts or maps on […]

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Fitness | for busy parents

fitness for busy parents

Fitness for busy parents Mommy tummy or the Dad body, It’s a real thing and it ain’t pretty. You know it happens when you don’t remember the last time you had a good nights sleep much less a work out. Heck you can’t sweat you are not sure when the next time you will be […]

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Fitness : for the health of it

Fitness (for the health of it) In the fitness world it is said there are 2 New Years. The actual new year and in August when kids return to school. That is the two times gym memberships, trainer fees, supplements and all other fitness related sales spike in a year. Those two times are when […]

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