Do your things serve you, or do you serve your things?

It’s a thought provoking thought. My husband framed this question to me when we were considering getting rid of my sons drum kit. Like many things we own, it wasn’t just the cost of the drum kit, or the love my son had had of the drum kit, but my emotion connection to the drum kit. Let me explain. We moved cross country 8 1/2 … Continue reading Do your things serve you, or do you serve your things?

Construction Phase II: Bathrooms

Ok…long overdue, but a quick post as I’m already 2 projects behind! Soooo…we had our Master Bathroom remodeled this summer. It began in June and, even though it went two weeks over, was completed in July. Bikurgurl 2016 – Instagram Image 1, Image 2, Image 3 And the toe niche…..oh yes!     Bikurgurl 2016 – Instagram Image 1, Image 2 There is so much … Continue reading Construction Phase II: Bathrooms

Homeschooling with File Folder Games

Today, as we stumbled across our file box of File Folder Games, it reminded us of happy days playing them. However, my children haven’t used these in years. In part, because I never finished putting the games together; in part, because they are no longer the way we need to learn – we’ve moved past these. Growth. As any student, finding the methodology which works … Continue reading Homeschooling with File Folder Games