in pursuit of wild things


December 2015

Goodbye 2015

This year was an adventure! I had no idea our family journey was in for so much change last January. I went through and chose my favorite pictures from each month...little snapshots of the year that was. January We had... Continue Reading →


We gave our kitty a bath today. She is the calmest cat in water I have ever seen! We also found her special hiding place...inside the pool table.

Sunday Journal: Christmas Reflections, Slobbery Kisses, and Houdini

Christmas is now past. Tomorrow the tree and decorations will slowly make their way to storage for another year. The house will feel empty and cold with all the cheerful and bright baubles hidden away. My heart wasn't where it... Continue Reading →

Merry Christmas

From our home to yours we wish you a very Merry Christmas! If you are not celebrating Christmas then I hope you have a fantastic December 25th!

Sunday Journal: Kentucky Moments and Best Gift

Kentucky's Gubernatorial Inauguration was this week. We watched a program on state history and then viewed the parade on live television. In general politics does not interest me. This week's event interested me for two reasons: our Lieutenant Governor is Jenean... Continue Reading →

Beautiful Feet Books’ Intermediate Medieval History Weeks 12-18

Before I get into this section of the study I'd like to mention one little thing about the previous post. We had not yet read the Epilogue to Robing Hood when I wrote our report. During our move I had... Continue Reading →

Sunday Journal: Countdown Dances and Cancellations

We continue to suffer with illnesses this week. Middle Boy and Sparkles had a stomach bug earlier this week. Just as my sparkly girl got over that illness she succumbed to my chest cold. Oldest ended up with the chest cold too.... Continue Reading →

January Book Study: Faith Unraveled

I read this today: "I do believe. Help me overcome my unbelief." --Spoken by a father with a dying son to Jesus. So can this girl plagued with dying religion say that to Jesus? Well, I reckon so. My footing isn't sure, the path... Continue Reading →

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