A Long Vacation Post

Well, week #2 of our vacation has begun! We are now in Virginia (after an excruciatingly slow drive down I-95 on Saturday). We weren’t sure why it was so stop-and-go, but apparently the traffic around here is like that 24/7. … Continue reading

Week 4 Wrap-Up

Driving in the rain today.  Not the beautiful day for a drive that I was hoping for, but enjoying being off-island for 24 hours.  We’re on our way to our annual associational church family camp and looking forward to reconnecting … Continue reading

Week 3 Wrap-Up

We finally feel alive again!  Found out this week we have been dealing with a nasty parasite introduced into our guts through something we all ate (except our oldest daughter).  Thankfully it’s something that our systems can handle on their … Continue reading

Homeschool Hodgepodge – Week 1 (highlights, hurdles, and general happenings)

Six weeks of summer vacation and now we are back into the books.  I forgot how utterly exhausting school mornings are for me as teacher and mom.  Afternoon comes, and my brain is mush.  Hopefully I’ll adjust as a few … Continue reading