Reviews


Women in the Wild ~ Book Reviews

Women in the Wild ~ Book Reviews

These are the stories of wives, mothers, and homemakers. Thirties-somethings and middle-aged women who have known adventures beyond the wanderings of the youth and have not let their attachment to home and hearth, nor their doubts about their physical abilities, stop their adventures and outdoor pursuits.

(the ultimate) Healthy Homemaker Series ~ soap making, skin care & green clean

(the ultimate) Healthy Homemaker Series ~ soap making, skin care & green clean

Making your own and greening your home is a whole lot easier these days with the wealth of recipes and resources available. Making the initial changes might feel a bit bumpy (and time consuming) but soon it becomes routine.

(the ultimate) Healthy Homemaker Series ~ in the kitchen

(the ultimate) Healthy Homemaker Series ~ in the kitchen

To kick off my week of healthy homemaker posts I'm sharing some tips from what works in our kitchen these days. What works for getting healthy, plant-based meals and regular snacks on the table, or ready for the car (as is often the case during the week).

It's so much more than just "that time of the month"

It's so much more than just "that time of the month"

No one ever told or taught me what my hormones were communicating to me. It was all about what my hormones were "doing to me".

Trail stories & other getting outdoors resources

Trail stories & other getting outdoors resources

It's a beautiful season we're headed into and we plan to make the most of it outdoors. Hopefully this page of resources will help you do the same.

Homeschool Writing with Patricia Zaballos

Homeschool Writing with Patricia Zaballos

Writing is a "subject" that stresses out many homeschool parents and kids. I get a lot of questions on the blog and in coaching sessions about writing, usually along these lines, "My kids' don't like to write. What do I do?"

The Blessing of Spring (an adoption story)

The Blessing of Spring (an adoption story)

I've been noticing that some of my friends online are talking about spring's arrival like it is just around the corner... not so where we live. I was reading through my journal recently and found last year's entry dated April 18. I wrote, "Spring has broken through in life and ...