Monthly Archives: December 2013

Prayer Dare

I’ve started and stopped this post numerous times. I wanted to write something about the things I’ve learned this past year. My goals for the next one. I have goals. I do. They’re just not all that important. “Seek first … Continue reading

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Underhill Academy Spring Semester

We started the morning with frothy hot cocoa to celebrate the beginning of our spring semester of school!  Everyday we do Bible, Math, Spelling/Phonics, PE, and Literature/Grammar. Latin is weekly. Zoology and History are on alternate days. Bible: Child’s Story … Continue reading

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Margarita Religion

I’m sipping water and B vitamins this morning, trying to flush the slightly toxic feeling from my system. I don’t normally drink much at all, it upsets my tummy. This Christmas found myself handing out margarita’s with liberality and joy. … Continue reading

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His name is Jesus…

The people sitting in darkness have seen a great Light. He came, true God clothed in poor flesh. He was often moved to compassion. He was the son of David that healed blind Bartimeus. He was the Son of God … Continue reading

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Have yourself a Sexy Sol Invictus…and Lift up your eyes

Warning… this post is probably offensive. I don’t care. If you are like most Americans, you’re getting ready to celebrate Christmas. Awesome. I am not going to rail a bunch of trivia at you about pagan holidays, because, in the … Continue reading

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Snapshots from this Advent Season

My camera isn’t working, so I’ll try to catch some of these memories with words. This year brings with it rousing chorus’ from well loved Christmas songs, especially since Gracie came home from caroling with all of the words. Vomit … Continue reading

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The Moon Bat Mystery and other Capers

Moon Bat Gracie: (hands me a blue t-shirt) I want you to iron those glitter letters on to this.  I want it to say “Moon Bat” Me:  Moon Bat? Why Moon Bat? Gracie: (as if what she is saying is … Continue reading

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