in pursuit of wild things



Weekly Wrap-up: Caroling and Forty-Two

I think I will go on strike if next December is as busy as this one... Last Friday was my birthday...forty-two years. Our older three went to a program at church that evening leaving just Littlest with us. I almost... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: One Amazing Weekend

Wow!!! This was a week to remember for our family. Saturday morning, just Littlest and I had a special morning to ourselves at the Angel Breakfast at church. Just the two of us...a rare event for any of the kids... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Clearing the Soul Clutter

Seems like forever since I sat down for some blogging therapy. Generally, half of the words that pour from my head never make it to the published page...but it is healing to clear such clutter from my mind and soul.  This... Continue Reading →

Weekly-Wrap-up: Bow-tie Man and the Pickle Jar

Christmas is gone already and we are spending the rest of the week just relaxing. We are supposed to take a drive to Amish country today but my husband stayed up late reading the book I got him for Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Armageddon and Angry American

With a title like that you'd think I had a hum-dinger of a week...but not really. We had a really nice week. My husband and I enjoyed our date night out and finished up some Christmas shopping. My husband's family draws... Continue Reading →

Weekly Wrap-up: Another Birthday and a Rant

When I wrote the wrap-up last week I was hoping for thunder-snow. Well it did not happen. We did not even get snow!!! The snow stayed to the north of us but we did get ice. It looked like snow... Continue Reading →

Christmas Around the World Part 3

Well I found the rest of this post in my draft box. I thought this was in the second post but...I don't and blogging don't always mix well. Here is a list of the crafts and recipes we did... Continue Reading →

Christmas Around the World part 2

Well, I meant to finish this post before didn't happen. I had a harder time recuperating from our trip to Disney than expected. Disney at Christmas is fun and it was the perfect place to turn 40. I enjoyed... Continue Reading →

Christmas Around the World unit study

I am glad to post something related to got  a little serious for a while. We are taking a break from regular school work for December. This is a busy time of year for us and I thought it would... Continue Reading →

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