It has been a while since I shared my first post about hospitality. One thing I didn't discuss on this topic is creating a house that is inviting. But just because you enjoy having people over doesn't mean that people will naturally just show up. You have to...read more
Fun Facts About Pirates Unit Study 1. Governments would hire private sailors to attack enemy ships in war. Most pirates didn’t start off as lawless captains. In fact, many of them got their start when governments would hire them to raid their enemy’s ships. The...read more
History suggests that one of America's favorite treats, the donut, was invented in North America by Dutch settlers. The Smithsonian has a wonderful article that tells all about this tasty treat! All I know is that they are so good when fresh! My mom learned at a young...read more
Chances are you joined us when I introduced the series on "meal planning using your instant pot." If not, you might be looking at the title thinking, "What? I can do that?" Yes, as a matter of fact, you can! If you have been using your Instant Pot and not doing any...read more
Fun Facts About Ice Cream 1. Marco Polo brought ice cream to Europe. For more than 1300 years, Europeans didn’t know about ice cream. However, thanks to Marco Polo, an Italian traveler and merchant from Venice, they had their first taste of ice cream in the early...read more
How to Prepare for Classical Conversations - Foundations This next homeschool year will involve some changes; changes I'm excited about. Our family has made the decision to put our kids into Classical Conversations. There are many reasons why this...read more
If you don't know by now, I'm a country gal through and through! Fresh eggs from the chicken coup, fried chicken, turnip greens, fried taters, and everything in between. Nothing beats southern fried foods, especially fried green tomatoes! While attending college, I...read more
Make Chores More Fun by Doing Them Together Who likes doing chores? Honestly, most kids don’t. Many adults don’t actually enjoy it either; we just know it’s something that has to be done. That said, you can make chores more fun by doing them together. This can be a...read more
Does having a clean house make you more Godly? Well, that depends. People who have clean houses certainly aren't more Godly than people who have messy houses. BUT if you are anything like me, the state of your house can have a huge effect on your mood! I know when my...read more
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