Friday Reflections: To Work or To Play? The Angst of Summer with Kids at Home

When I’m not blogging, life is happening. Here’s what has been going on in my world this week. It feels like I just wrote one of these!  The truth is, I did.  On Monday.  While trying to catch up from not writing over the weekend.  Now, here it is, Friday again, and I would be remiss if I didn’t share how hard this week has been, probably the hardest of the summer.  Now, I know I said the second week[Read more]

Friday Reflections: A Fun, Frugal Birthday Party and Our Summer Theme Verse

When I’m not blogging, life is happening.  Here’s what has been going on in my world this week. Is it really the end of June?  I feel like I’m just starting to get my bearings with the summer schedule, and one-third of summer has already passed!  I am realizing that I can’t put off summer until I get this or that out of the way.  Busy weeks with camps and birthday parties and work coming due are all part of[Read more]

Friday Reflections: A Closer Look at My Life

When I’m not blogging, life is happening.  Here’s some of what’s been going on in my world this week: School’s Out  It was the first, full week off school for my two boys.  Since public schools in our area only got out today, I let this be a freebie week.  I have a summer schedule written down, but I set it aside so we could putz around, go to Goodwill, play at the park, and enjoy the warm weather, which[Read more]