Kindergarten Favorites

A sense of panic coursed through me as I contemplated each quality on the list. There, recorded in front of me, was written what a prospective church desired in their next pastor. The list was filled with awesome, wonderful characteristics & qualities that I truly believe my husband possesses. But, then, somewhere around the middle […]

First Grade Favorites

Our homeschool year is flying by! It’s hard to believe that we are well past half-way, & yet still enjoying our time immensely! :) Alyssa & Elliana (my 2 first graders) continue to LOVE using Heart of Dakota’s “Beyond Little Hearts for His Glory”!! And I am ever so impressed at how much they are […]

Our Homeschool Days

We are over a month into our homeschooling journey for the year, & I can’t even begin to explain what a blessing it has been for us! Yes, we have had our moments of struggles & sour attitudes {{Mommy included- embarrassed sigh!}}, but our “school time” has truly been one of the most enjoyable times […]

Graduating from Kindergarten

What an exciting year our twins have had using Heart of Dakota’s “Little Hearts for His Glory” curriculum!! I can hardly believe that our first official year of homeschooling has come to an end! We were all a bit sad & a bit happy all at the same time today!! It was hard to say […]

Homeschooling- The 3 R’s (Kindergarten)

“The 3 R’s”… Reading, Writing & Arithmetic… are often looked at as the “most important subjects” in school! And they are VERY important!! I LOVE how our Kindergarteners can read well enough to read their own Bibles!! And, they can write out Bible verses, prayers & encouraging cards!! And, they are gaining so much knowledge […]

Preschool Learning Fun

Kayla, our 4-year old, is having a blast using Heart of Dakota’s “Little Hands to Heaven” preschool curriculum! Each day she is “all smiles” as she gets our preschool basket out! She even opens the guide to the right day & gets the Bible ready! Oh, how she loves pouring over the Bible stories every […]

Kindergarten Learning Fun

I can hardly believe that we only have 10 more weeks of Kindergarten left for Alyssa & Elliana! The year is going so quickly, and has continued to get better and better (which I never would’ve imagined- since we have truly loved it from the start)! Using Heart of Dakota’s “Little Hearts for His Glory” […]

Preschool Activities

If you read about all of the fun our Kindergarteners have been having, you are probably curious about our sweet Preschooler!! Well, Kayla is enjoying school just as much as her big sisters!! :)  We continue to be blessed by Heart of Dakota’s “Little Hands to Heaven” Curriculum, as I am still dealing with a bit […]

Kindergarten Activities

It is hard to believe, but we are already half way done with Alyssa & Elliana’s kindergarten year! They have had so much fun doing Heart of Dakota’s “Little Hearts for His Glory”!! Each week seems to get more & more fun & exciting as we continue on with this Christ-centered learning program… and I […]

Are We Still Doing School??

After sharing our “secret news” the other day, many of you have been wondering if we have still been doing school with the girls. And if we are, how we get everything done while mommy is feeling so sick & Christmas is just around the corner. Well, the answer is… YES!! I am happy to […]