Oh no…

Updated (see below) My computer has crashed… and no, I didn’t back stuff up. My dh, God bless him, will hopefully pull a miracle out of his pocket and save the day, Knowing the kind of man he is, he will keep the “What were you thinking??” and the “I told you so’s” out of … [Read more…]

Music Recommendations

Just a quick note here (since I am supposed to be finishing up the planning for this week’s homeschooling!) Elizabeth Foss some time ago… I’m not sure when… recommended the Adoremus Hymnal. It sounded like a great CD for us to get, so I bought it. I’m so glad I did. Perhaps you live in … [Read more…]

Classic Books Meme

 I saw this on The Kitchen Madonna’s blog. I’m going to be sad, because I know I haven’t read nearly the number of classics I should have… but here goes anyway. I’m supposed to bold the ones I have read, italicize the ones I am planning on reading and underline (I’ll just color them red … [Read more…]

A picture is worth a thousand words…

Final purchase price (money out of my pocket): $7.00 It pays to clip coupons, watch the circulars, and take advantage of offers that stores give you!!!! [this same store, when it was all said and done, wound up paying ME a dollar to purchase 3 picture DVDs and 4 bags of candy last week.]

An extra jolt of grace

Subtitled: Ouiz grows up just a little bit. I have very strong opinions about a lot of things, as those who know me well can attest. I could give you example after example, but for now I’ll stick with just this one: what my family should and should not do when I am working. If … [Read more…]