“Thankful for…”

I’ve seen a little tradition going on about being thankful for one thing each day. Today is the 21st, so in this tradition, I would have to give my 21st thanks for the month of November. That is very good, although I believe in giving thanks to our Lord every day for all the innumerable…

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Our First Lapbook: “Joan of Arc”

We are on our first year with Classical Conversations. It sure has been quite an adaptation, but we are learning a lot and I like the method (I will be writing on this later). We just concluded the first half of the year with Week 12. For Estefania’s last presentation, we had to pick a…

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“Hump Day” Encouragement

So fast, the middle of the week has approached us. Its a good moment to reevaluate our plans and ideas with which we started this week, and see if we are staying committed to them. Well, some events may have occurred to distract us from our loving and hardworking job of educating our children, and…

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With a Courageous Heart

I’ve recently initiated the planning of several projects. I know, I’m supposed to take one project at a time, but, I have to say, I’m too excited to stop. I’ve been after all, with God’s aid, working on my organizational skills and I’m delighted to announce that its coming along well. First of all, I…

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“First Responders”

A little over seven months ago, I had one of the scariest experiences as a mother. I had just finished some lessons with my oldest daughter, and began setting up for snack time. I sat my eleven month old baby girl on the high chair with a few gold fishes, and turned around to give her older two…

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Giving our Heart

Many days I have gotten up in the morning, and some how I have felt like there isn’t anything to do or too much to do (obviously the first one is momentary amnesia and the latter one, the reality of life). I have realized that those are moments of discouragement or stressfulness. The moment I…

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