I’m back…

Sorry for those random subscription emails last night.  Wordpress updated their editor and after 18 months of not posting, I got confused while I was updating my blog.  =P  See my updated header?

As Boo’s time with UPK is winding down (T-minus 16 weeks), I’m getting more and more excited about homeschooling full time.   Continue reading

You Need A Budget 10% off discount

Here’s how you can save $6 on one of the best budgeting software I have ever used. Review to come!

Everyone who buys You Need A Budget (YNAB) gets a 10% YNAB referral discount to share. When you use my referral, you’ll get $6 off at their website and I’ll get $6 for referring you.

  • First, click on my link button below.
  • The link will bring you to YouNeedABudget.com.  Look for the orange banner at the top to confirm the discount.
  • Finally, add YNAB 4 to your basket to see the 10% discount, confirm at the checkout, and you’re done!


If you start with their 34 days demo and find YNAB as useful as I have, I hope you will come back here to use my referral and get your discount.

For my referral, you can also follow this link: http://ynab.refr.cc/WT59P3G

making a switch

23snaps logoWe’re switching over to a more private method of sharing our children’s visual updates with our friends and family.  If you want to keep updated, send me an email or comment below and I’ll connect you to our 23snaps account.  With 23snaps, you can either download the app or sign into the website on your computer/laptop.  When I add photos, videos, or updates about the children, you can get a notification email every time.  Hope to see you all over there!

running, climbing, blowing, napping, eating, tossing through the garden…

Wow!  After being sick for two weeks, I forgot all about blogging for another two weeks.  My apologies… So please enjoy this photo blog entry of our lovely day at NYBG this past Friday.  Originally, this trip was supposed to be a field trip in conjunction with Boo’s book study of “The Carrot Seed,” more […]

Wordless Wednesday: long day at church

After a long day at church and fighting sleep, we bundled up, went downstairs to depart and found ladyBug asleep sitting upright!



Tasty Tuesdays – our first two weeks…

Tasty Tuesdays: a log of our flavor and cooking journey of our quasi-vegetarian diet stemmed from our trip from Ohio.



During the two weeks we started our “health kick,” I added some new dishes added to our dinner menu.  Mostly gleaned from Pinterest.  I’ll do my best to link and recount our thoughts…

Here’s one of my first meatless-ish meals: black bean/quinoa, raw cauliflower/craisins, and baked fish.  We don’t count fish as a meat.  It’s just “fish”  hahah  =P


verdict:  black/quinoa was Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday: too hot