When Life Happens

embrace change

Let’s keep this short, sweet, and 100% honest. When life happens everything stops. Family needs us. Anxieties pile higher than bills. Yes, it happened to me. It happened and I almost gave up. That one person that has always been in my corner, my closest friend and PIC (partner in crime), as I shall call […]

Finding Dory

(Pictured) DORY. ©2013 Disney•Pixar. All Rights Reserved.

Fall in love with Dory all over again in this long awaited film. Even though you won’t be able to find Dory in theatres until June 17th your family can enjoy some creative time with Dory and her friends right now with these cute coloring pages, connect the dots, and maze activities from Disney. Use the hashtags […]

Word Wednesday

Word Wednesday template

  observant – quick to notice things alert – ready for whatever may happen keep your eye on the ball – an idiom taken from sports, meaning to be alert, used more generally stay on your toes – an idiom taken from sports, meaning to be alert, used more generally vigilant – on guard, careful, […]

Word Wednesday

Word Wednesday template

  terrified – feeling great fear and dread scared– feeling fear, less formal get or have cold feet – an idiom meaning to become or be afraid frightened – suddenly made afraid petrified – feeling fear so strong that it makes you unable to move or think alarmed – feeling fear and worry because of […]

Word Wednesday

Word Wednesday template

  proceed – go forward again after stopping make headway– go forward advance – to go forward or to cause something to go forward press on – go forward in spite of difficulties move ahead – go in front of someone or something progress – go forward towards a desirable goal   Want to use […]

Word Wednesday

Word Wednesday template

  mature – fully grown and developed, especially mentally adult – fully grown and developed grown-up – adult, but used especially in contrast to something childish full-grown – completely grown and developed, especially physically   Want to use this in your homeschooling? Try this printable version. ©  Kelly Hupp  Enjoying The Chaos

Fearing Fat

Eating Disorders Awareness Ribbon

  February 21st – 27th has been National Eating Disorders Awareness week. I hesitated to even write about this as it hits too close to home for me. Here I sit, late at night, thinking about my children who tell me how beautiful I am, whether I am wearing my glasses, haven’t fixed my hair, […]