Maureen

Pursuing a life that brings Him glory. Wife, mom to 5, homeschooling, early childhood pastor, & iced coffee drinker. Living life in the country.

Mock Trial

Mock Trial

          We are so blessed to be apart of a Classical Conversations community. This year Naomi was in the Challenge B Program. The grand finale of her year was to prepare and participate in a mock trial. Naomi’s class had another Challenge B class join them so that both classes had […]

In a Nutshell

In a Nutshell

A post on February, March, and April in May. Yep. Apparently I have a very hard time going forward without bringing things up to date. And… This is yet another attempt to get my blog moving.¬†Maybe if someone could show me how to blog from Instagram… ūüėČ Naomi’s 2nd Semester of Logic brought me to […]

Tomato Soup & Cheese Zombies

Tomato Soup & Cheese Zombies

Tomato Soup 1/2 cup butter 1 med onion finely diced 1/4 cup flour 3 cups chicken broth 1 (29 oz.) can tomato sauce 1 (29oz.) can diced tomato with juice 1/4 cup honey 1 tsp. dillweed 1/2 tsp. black pepper 1 tsp. chili powder 1 tsp. dried basil In a medium sized stock pot saute […]

Meanwhile... Back at the Ranch

Meanwhile… Back at the Ranch

¬†Naomi snapped this picture on the way to town this am… SNOW! We don’t live on a ranch… but… the kids bought their lambs yesterday for 4H. They are very excited! We’ll see how long that lasts… This book is hilarious!

Everyday Life

Everyday Life

¬†Bowling with Daddy’s family. Mostly homemade chinese food for New Years. Ringing in the new year. He won by 3 points! Happy New Year! Made with love by Naomi. I helped a little… Joel’s 1st Haircut The little in the middle wanted to know what a sit up was. Getting back in the groove… Natalie’s […]

J o y

J o y

For as long as I can remember, I have been asking the Lord to write a word on my heart for the coming year. As each new year approaches I start asking him to impress on me what that new word will be. This year was different. This year my word was everywhere… and I […]

Once upon a time...

Once upon a time…

Once upon a time… I had a blog. A place where I shared my heart and our family. Then, Apple did away with iWeb and I’ve tried way too long to bring back all of my old posts. So, I decided that I’m just diving in. I’ll work out the kinks and figure this out […]