Monthly Archives: August 2012

What Would You Do if You Knew You Couldn’t Fall? (part 2)

This is my friend Mindy Heath, mom, mentor extraordinaire, and trapeze artist on a challenge course. In my last post I wrote about my invitation to seek physical thrills at a homeschooling moms’ retreat (see http://momsretreat.org ) which was held at … Continue reading

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What Would You Do if You Knew You Couldn’t Fall?

That’s me up there on a cable, holding on for dear life to another cable! I can’t believe I did this! This is so against my usual modus operandi. I climbed up there using the telephone pole on the right. … Continue reading

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Free 1 Month Trial of an LDS-based Homeschooling Curriculum

Years ago, the F.A.C.E. curriculum (see http://principleapproach.tv) became popular among the homeschoolers I was involved with in Utah County. I heard talk about people writing a similar curriculum using the 4 R’s approach that FACE is based on (research, reason, write, … Continue reading

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Want to Learn Real History and Economics? Back to School for Liberty-Loving Moms!

A few years ago I came to the realization that I did not learn the whole story about American history in my high school AP history class. Sure I passed the AP exam and got college credit, getting out of … Continue reading

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You Don’t Have to Bedshare to Be a Good Parent, But if You Do Bedshare, Please Breastfeed

My toddler’s taking over the whole bed during the night is why we put him out of our bed and into a crib next to our bed once he hit about 18 months old. My patient husband gets tired of … Continue reading

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Sale on Supermodel’s Secret to Being Thin and Gorgeous: Coconut Oil

Have you heard about supermodel Miranda Kerr? She says that she takes 4 tablespoons of coconut oil a day, in her smoothies, on salads, or in her tea. She shares that it is what keeps her thin and her skin … Continue reading

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2012 Family Reunion #3: Hey, I Love Idaho!

So we went to Idaho for a Hilton Family Reunion. Part of the family reunion was a temple session on Friday afternoon at the Rexburg Temple. I must say, the Hiltons have really expanded my vision of what a family … Continue reading

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