our home school, 5th grade, 2016-2017

The story of my life right now is self-discipline and consistency. I have always royally stunk at these two things. Though not in every way. When I was in school, and I had external guides (teachers’ expectations, homework, etc.), I was great at accomplishing things. But motherhood is kind of a structureless thing, in many […]

losing weight

So, if you remember (those who read here regularly), I was wanting to lose a decade of gathered up baby weight before I turned 40 last December. I started at 195 lbs (I didn’t weigh myself during my last pregnancy or for a few weeks after, so I was more than that). For the year […]