Revive: A Devotional Journey

  I am so excited to launch my two week devotional journey where you will take time as a homeschool mother to spiritually revive your vision, your soul and your home. Find out more and sign up today by visiting here

Moments On Mothering – Ebook

“We don’t think we’re superwoman but we often think we have to be. We’re striving for postpartum perfection when we merely need to be present. Holding and feeding and repeating over and over again.” “…it’s a must read, food for your soul, Leah writes like she is sharing motherhood stories over coffee and cake. Real,…

What 10 years of home educating taught me

I’m not naturally one to spend too much time on reflection; I’m a futuristic thinker who wants to power on, move forward and get the job done! But when it comes to the 10 years I’ve spent dedicated to facilitating my children’s education, I think a little bit of reflection wouldn’t go amiss! I’ve honestly…

Life On The Park – February

“Keep your faith in beautiful things; in the sun when it is hidden, in the Spring when it is gone.” –  Roy R. Gibson February is kind enough to bring sweet whispers of spring; hope in the form of snow drops and aconites bobbing their heads in the late winter winds and rains. The park is…

It’s a frog’s life!

“‘Is the spring coming?’ he said. ‘What is it like?’ … ‘It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine, and things pushing up and working under the earth.’” —Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden The picture above was the scene that met us last week as we gathered with…

True & Noble

“Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.” C. S. Lewis This morning I woke up to an 8-year-old using my butt as a pillow, a 5-year-old with freakishly long legs casually strewn across our king size bed like she owned it and a dog…

The Connected Child

Thought breeds thought; children familiar with great thoughts take as naturally to thinking for themselves as the well-nourished body takes to growing; and we must bear in mind that growth, physical, intellectual, moral, spiritual, is the sole end of education. Charlotte Mason I’m sure I’ve heard and observed murmurings of great connected conversation from my…

They’re Watching You!

  Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you – Robert Fulgham   The following post is an excerpt from ‘Moments on mothering‘ Who we are and what we say, what we do and how we play out our lives is really important to our children. Every day…

Pretty New Around Here!

When the image is new, the world is new ― Gaston Bachelard Hello and welcome if you’ve popped over from my old WordPress account; here we are, self-hosted and a bit more grown up (ha!). I know it pretty much looks the same at the moment but give me time and I’ll be moving the…