Good morning and welcome to Coffee and Conversation #95 – hosted by PatAndCandy.com! Giving up – are you ever tempted to just give up? It doesn’t matter if it’s homeschooling, or cleaning, or laundry, or finishing up a project around the house, or paying off a loan/paying bills, writing the next great American novel…whatever. […]
I came across this article in the Huffington Post awhile back and it got me to thinking: is the “Habits of Confident People” just another bunch of hoo-ha?
Leadership… …during this election year, it’s becoming more and more apparent that we have a great lack of leadership in our country. Sure, we have plenty of people holding leadership positions. But as I listen to speeches and soundbites on the radio, TV or internet, I often find myself wondering…what happened? It’s amazing to me how some […]
Good morning and welcome to Coffee and Conversation #94 – hosted by PatAndCandy.com! This is a Sponsored Post. We were compensated with a small fee to write this post. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own.You can find more info on our Affiliate/Disclosure Page. Memorial Day For many, many years, the only thing […]
I just love those “today is national…” and “This Month is …” calendars. You know, the ones that tell us what to celebrate… We use Affiliate Links in many posts. It allows us to keep our site up and running smoothly. You can find more info on our Affiliate/Disclosure Page. We sincerely appreciate your support!
Note: Graduation season is once again upon us. A few years ago, I received a copy of an essay my oldest daughter did for one of her college classes. Now if you homeschool for almost any length of time, occasionally there will fly through your consciousness the nagging thought that you are somehow ruining your […]
Good morning and welcome to Coffee and Conversation #93 – hosted by PatAndCandy.com! This is a Sponsored Post. We were compensated with a small fee to write this post. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own.You can find more info on our Affiliate/Disclosure Page. It’s hard to believe, but graduation season is once […]
So the other day a few homeschooling mamas were talking together at our co-op, and one of the new moms starts asking the usual “So what (curriculum) do you use?” question. As 2 of us were sharing some ideas, she looked at us both and said “Oh, so you ‘unschool’, right?” My friend and I […]
Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and if you’re looking for a simple craft, I’ve got just the ticket! It’s quick and easy…not much to set up, and not much to clean up, either…and you can use it as a sweet and personalized gift anytime, really! This is for the mother (or friend or […]
If you Google “saving money at the grocery store” you’ll find about a gazillion great ideas. Unfortunately for me, when I see a gazillion ideas about anything my brain tends to short-circuit and I process none of them. Assuming I’m not the only one whose brain works this way, I’ve compiled a short, uncomplicated list […]